Skip to main navigationSkip to main content
The University of Southampton
Ageing and Lifelong Health


Ageing and Lifelong Health USRG will be developing podcasts, videos of key lectures and research to provide an online source of education material in the field of ageing. Multimedia material will be coming soon. Please watch this space for further news.


Please also see the selected interantional videos on the implications of a ageing global population, by WHO and the IMF.



IDR Week

Interdisciplinary Research Week 2013 took place from Sunday 17th - Friday 22nd March.

IDR Week 2013 - Interview Videos (click to view)

Professor Mohan Munasinghe - SustainomicsProfessor Tim Leighton - The Acoustic BubblePro Vice-Chancellor Phil Nelson - A Multidisciplinary ApproachProfessor Peter J. Smith - New Horizons in ImagingDr Simon Willcock - SustainomicsDr Kate Shreckenberg - SustainomicsWill May - The Litmus ProjectIan Gately - The Litmus ProjectMate Jerai - A poet's view, The Litmus ProjectDr Andrew Shevchuk - New Horizons in ImagingDr Michael Bennett - New Horizons in ImagingJessica Monaghan - Your Brain at the Cocktail PartyStefan Bleeck - Google GrantsAlex Neill - Question Time; Brain and SocietyJenny Smith - Curriculum InnovationGeorgios Papadakis - View from the floor at The Acoustic BubbleDr Simon Boxall - RSS Ben FogleDr Simon Boxall - Cape FarewellSimon Kemp - Tomorrow's ShoppingEllie Tighe and Emma Waight - Tomorrow's ShoppingLifeLab: A resource for schoolsLifeLab: Health LiteracyLifeLab: A teacher's viewLifeLab: The student viewProfessor Abu Bakr Bahaj - Energy and Water for Development



TEDxSouthamptonUniversity: Theme Sustainability

The peace and tranquillity of a typical Sunday on campus was shattered on 17 March when 100 guests arrived to experience the first University of Southampton TEDx conference around the theme of Sustainability.

All of the videos are available to view below in full (click to view)


Tedx at IDR Week 2013 - Presentation videos

Tedx Southampton University: Ruth WestcottTedx Southampton University: Mary JacksonTedx Southampton University: Mark BrandonTedx Southampton University: Lorraine WarrenTedx Southampton University: Stuart Bartlett

Tedx Southampton University: John CopleyTedx Southampton University: Denise BadenTedx Southampton University: Abu Bakr BahajTedx Southampton University: Ian WilliamsTedx Southampton University: Simon Kemp

Tedx Southampton University: Guy PoppyTedx Southampton University: David GreenTedx Southampton University: Alex PennJack Townsend Tedx Video



Tedx Southampton University website:

WHO: Healthy Ageing- Adding life to years

World Health Organisation, March 2012


IMF: Global Ageing

International Monetary Fund, June 2009

Brochure cover
Ageing and Lifelong Health

Population ageing is a global phenomenon that is both inevitable and predictable. It will change society at many levels and in complex ways, creating both challenges and opportunities.

Privacy Settings