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17th National Conference of Emerging Researchers in Ageing

CEPAR is proud sponsor of the annual Emerging Researchers in Ageing (ERA) conference. This year the 17th National Conference of Emerging Researchers in Ageing is being hosted by the Monash University Dementia, Ageing and Neurodegeneration Network.

The theme for this year's conference is 'Bringing Researchers and the Community Together'. This is the only national conference in Australia focusing on the work of higher degree research students undertaking research in ageing across a range of disciplines. ERA 2018 offers a unique opportunity for higher degree research students to come together to share their research.

Keynote speakers

 ERA 2018 Kurrle, Susan Kurrle.jpg Professor Susan Kurrle
Professor Kurrle is a geriatrician practising at Hornsby Ku-ring-gai Hospital in northern Sydney and is the Curran Professor in Health Care of Older People in the Faculty of Medicine at The University of Sydney, where she leads the NHMRC Cognitive Decline Partnership Centre. Prof Kurrle's research focuses on aspects of dementia care.

 ERA 2018 Sanson-Fisher, Robert.jpg Laureate Professor Rob Sanson-Fisher AO 
Laureate Professor Sanson-Fisher AO is Director of the Priority Research Centre for Health Behaviour at the University of Newcastle. His current research interests include exploring health care provider behaviour and adoption of best evidence practice, and the development, implementation and evaluation of interventions to improve health outcomes for vulnerable population groups.

Call for Abstracts

The call for abstracts is closed.


Online conference registration is now open via Shop.Monash.

Type   Until 28 September 2018   From 29 September 2018  
Student   $150 $200 
Non-student   $200 $250

Registration includes:
Monday 19 November - Conference (9am-5pm) and reception (5pm-7pm)
Tuesday 20 November - Post-conference workshop (9am-12pm)

Further information

Website: www.era.edu.au/ERA+2018

Contact: era2018conference@era.edu.au

Follow ERA on Twitter @ERA_Australia

Monday, November 19, 2018 - 09:00
End date: 
Tuesday, November 20, 2018 - 17:00
Monash University, Caulfield Campus