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Our purpose is to build on, and harness experimental medicine expertise in individual long-term conditions, to advance the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of ageing syndromes such as sarcopenia, frailty and multimorbidity.

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  • Oral Health & Nutrition Matters

    Event date: Monday 23 July 2018 This event will celebrate 21 years of Newcastle University's School of Dental Sciences being a World Health Organisation Collaborating Centre for Oral Health.
  • Simon Stevens: “The NHS at 70 – what now?”

    Event date: Tuesday 4 September 2018 The Medical Education team at Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust are delighted to announce guest speaker Simon Stevens, Chief Executive Officer at the NHS.
  • 5th UK Congress on Obesity

    Event date: Thursday 6 September 2018 From 6th - 7th September, Newcastle University will host the 5th UK Congress on Obesity.
  • Dementia Care 25th Anniversary Conference

    Event date: Thursday 25 October 2018 For their 25th anniversary, Dementia Care are bringing together groups and individuals they we work closely, as well as practitioners from further afield, to share knowledge and discuss the future of dementia services and care.
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