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Innovating for Ageing - Behavioural Science and Health, UCL

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Dr Dorina Cader, from the Behavioral Science and Health department of UCL, presented her Innovating for Ageing 'Problem Submission' to an audience of start-ups and innovators on the 19th June.
for more information about the Innovating for Ageing Competition, please visit www.innovatingforageing.uk

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Innovating for Ageing - Behavioural Science and Health, UCL

  1. 1. z Dr Dorina Cadar Behavioural Science and Health, UCL @DorinaCadar
  2. 2. z 1. Dementia- a huge societal problem 2. Solution: healthy lifestyle from midlife 3. Barriers to healthy lifestyles 4. Invitation to find solutions to improve healthy ageing in the UK and worldwide Outline
  3. 3. z Why Should We Care About This?
  4. 4. z Why Should We Care About This?
  5. 5. z Why Should We Care About This?
  6. 6. z Genes vs. Environment Mark Twain has wisely spoken: “Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter”
  7. 7. z Why Should We Care About This?
  8. 8. z Why Should We Care About This? Cadar, 2017 A lifecourse approach to dementia prevention, J Aging Geriatrics Med
  9. 9. z z Challenges z
  10. 10. z Problem 1: Sedentary behaviour!
  11. 11. z Why Should We Care About This?
  12. 12. z Problem 1: Sedentary behaviour!
  13. 13. z Problem 2: Smoking & drinking!
  14. 14. z Problem 2: Smoking & drinking!
  15. 15. z Why Should We Care About This?
  16. 16. z Why Should We Care About This?
  17. 17. z Problem 3: Unhealthy diets!
  18. 18. z Please find solutions for healthy ageing!
  19. 19. z Thank you! Dr Dorina Cadar Department of Behavioural Science and Health, UCL d.cadar@ucl.ac.uk @DorinaCadar

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