Welcome to the Centre for Cognitive Ageing and Cognitive Epidemiology

Welcome to the next generation of the Centre for Cognitive Ageing and Cognitive Epidemiology

 A centre of excellence to advance research into how ageing affects cognition, and how mental ability in youth affects health and longevity.

CCACE phase 2 is part of the Lifelong Health and Wellbeing Initiative funded by the Medical Research Council and the Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council. You can find out more about CCACE on YouTube, Twitter and Facebook


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Joining the Centre

If you are an academic and wish to join CCACE then please click here


Current vacancies

Postdoctoral Research Associate

A great opportunity for a researcher with good quantitative skills to join the 6-Day Sample team. www.vacancies.ed.ac.uk ref: 030843

Closing date: 14th August 2014

Latest News

CCACE member Dr Stuart Ritchie on the BBC's Infinite Monkey Cage

Brain Training on Trial: 3.40pm Tue 18 Aug, Stand in the Square with CCACE member Dr Alan Gow


Get Involved with CCACE

Seminars (click for more)

27 August: CCACE Annual Research Day

Short courses (click for more)

1-3 December: Introduction to R (this course is now full)

Events (click for more)