The Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences' Healthy Ageing Initiative is a growing community of practice around healthy ageing, incorporating research, research training, curriculum development, student activities, and community engagement and partnerships.

The Healthy Ageing Initiative webinar series, hosted by Initiative Director, Professor Nancy A Pachana, will cover a diverse range of topics in the area of healthy ageing.


Alisa Lindfield-Pratt
Safe Animal Friendly Environments (SAFE)

Safe Animal Friendly Environments (SAFE) – a tool for supporting people and their pets to stay together as long as possible

19 April 2023 12:00pm1:00pm
This webinar will be presented by Dr Janette Young, Lecturer in Health Sciences (Health Promotion & Health Services), University of South Australia.
Developments in healthy ageing research and innovation

Developments in healthy ageing research and innovation

15 February 2023 12:00pm1:00pm
This month's webinar will be presented by Professor Mike Martin from the University of Zurich. Join the discussion on innovations in measuring and supporting healthy ageing in real life and just-in-time contexts, leading to new understandings that can guide public health policy.
Elderly Asian couple

Mental health and dementia among older Australians who are from diverse cultural, ethnic and linguistic backgrounds

14 December 2022 12:00pm1:00pm
This month's webinar will be presented by Dr Xiaoping Lin, Research Fellow, Clinical Registries, Monash University.

Could healthy hearing be the key to healthy ageing?

16 November 2022 12:00pm1:00pm
Presented by Dr Bec Bennett, Clinical and Research Audiologist, Ear Science Institute Australia and Adjunct Senior Clinical Research Fellow, Curtin University.
Kaarin Anstey

Old and New Challenges For Healthy Ageing webinar

19 October 2022 12:00pm1:00pm
Join Scientia Professor Kaarin Anstey, Director, UNSW Ageing Futures Institute, for 'Old and new challenges for healthy ageing'.