Healthy Ageing

  • Group Leader

    Professor Nicola Lautenschlager
    T: +61 3 8387 2213
    Location: RMH, Royal Park Campus, Building 5, Ground Floor, 34-54 Poplar Rd Parkville VIC 3052
    W: Personal web page

Research Overview

Related Research Projects:

  • RAndomised trial to imProve the quality of life of people with Dementia (RAPID)
  • INDIGO Study: physical activity and goal-setting intervention for sedentary older adults at risk of cognitive decline
  • The Stand Up & Go Study: Physical activity and sitting time reduction program for older community members




  • North Western Mental Health (NWMH), Melbourne Health
  • Melbourne Health
  • Centre for Research on Ageing, Health & Wellbeing (CRAHW), Australian National University (ANU)
  • National Ageing Research Institute (NARI)
  • University of Western Australia (UWA)
  • Western Australia Centre for Healthy Ageing (WACHA), UWA
  • Baker IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute
  • St Vincent's Hospital (Melbourne)
    University of Queensland


  • Peking University (China)
  • Technical University of Munich (TUM)
  • University of Exetor
  • The University of Hong Kong (HKU)
  • Wake Forest University (WFU)


Research funding for projects run by the Healthy Ageing research group is provided by a number of funding bodies, including: National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC), Melbourne Health, the Dementia Collaborative Research Centre (DCRC), Dementia Training Study Centre National Fellowship Program, Mazda Foundation.

Research Opportunities

This research project is available to PhD students to join as part of their thesis.
Please contact the Research Group Leader to discuss your options.

Research Projects

Currently no project details available

Faculty Research Themes


School Research Themes

Neuroscience & Psychiatry

Key Contact

For further information about this research, please contact Professor Nicola Lautenschlager

Department / Centre