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  Understanding and improving care of the older horse
  Dr G Pinchbeck
Application Deadline: 16 December 2018
The life expectancy of our horses and ponies is increasing. Many older horses are still active and retired horses are valued as pets and companions.
  Older Adults, Pain, and Dementia: how do older adults with and without a dementia diagnosis experience and report pain?
  Dr R Edwards
Application Deadline: 31 December 2018
Applications are invited for a PhD research student on a project investigating pain experiences in older adults. Older adults are more prone to experiencing pain (Satghare et al., 2016), and also make up approximately 20% of our society (ONS, 2017), but there is minimal research conducted in this area.
  Do men attend luncheon clubs? An exploration of gendered interventions to promote social engagement (RDF19/HLS/SWECW/COLLINS)
  Dr T Collins
Application Deadline: 25 January 2019
Life events, such as widowhood, are associated with increased loneliness and social isolation, particularly for older men (ILC-UK, 2015) who tend to have smaller support networks and less contact with family and friends than older women (Beach and Bamford, 2014).
  A novel approach to the development of an antimuscarinic potency tool and measuring anticholinergic burden in older people
  Dr P Nishtala
Applications accepted all year round
A self-funded PhD studentship is available under the supervision of Dr Prasad Nishtala at the University of Bath. This is a collaborative project which will involve working with Dr Hamish Jamieson from the Big Data and Ageing Research Group at Christchurch.
  A novel approach to the development of an antimuscarinic potency tool and measuring anticholinergic burden in older people
  Dr P Nishtala
Application Deadline: 16 December 2018
This is a collaborative project, which will involve working with Dr Hamish Jamieson from the Big Data and Ageing Research Group at Christchurch.
  Examining the longitudinal associations of polypharmacy and frailty with functional decline in older people with multimorbidity
  Dr P Nishtala
Applications accepted all year round
A self-funded PhD studentship is available under the supervision of Dr Prasad Nishtala at the University of Bath. This is a collaborative project, which will involve working with Dr Hamish Jamieson from the Big Data and Ageing Research Group at Christchurch and Dr Danijela Gnjidic at the University of Sydney.
  Predicting development and treatment of common mental disorders in older adults (4-year full funded Mental Health Research PhD Scholarship)
  Research Group: Developmental and Clinical Psychology Group
  Dr D Gaysina, Dr C Strauss
Application Deadline: 20 January 2019
One in five older adults is affected with depression and/or anxiety and needs professional help. Improving Access to Psychological Therapies (IAPT) services are open to all adults, however very fewer older adults access it, and only half of those who receive treatment get better.
  The Impact of Health Qigong/Tai Chi Exercises on Healthy Living and Healthy Ageing
  Dr D Barraclough, Prof MJ Jackson
Applications accepted all year round
With the ageing population increasing in the World, the prevalence of age-related chronic diseases is increasing, leading to increased number of older people with multiple chronic conditions (MCC).
  Developing a workforce with competence in the integrated care of older people with complex needs (RDF19/HLS/NMH/THOMPSON)
  Dr J Thompson
Application Deadline: 25 January 2019
Recent years have witnessed a transformation in care delivery towards integrated models of care that aim to provide well-coordinated, safe, efficient care for older people with multiple and complex needs.
  Pharmacoepidemiological study to systematically investigate drug-related adverse events in older people
  Dr P Nishtala
Applications accepted all year round
A self-funded PhD studentship is available under the supervision of Dr Prasad Nishtala at the University of Bath. This is a collaborative project which will involve working with Dr Hamish Jamieson from the Big Data and Ageing Research Group at Christchurch, NZ.
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