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


Themed discussion day


Tuesday 25th November 2014

Edinburgh Centre for Carbon Innovation

Further details and programme here.

Latest News

CCACE Director addresses Age Scotland's first national conference More here

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Get Involved with CCACE

Seminars (click for more)

25 November: George Davey Smith (registration essential)

Short courses (click for more)

1-3 December: Introduction to R

12 December: Systematic reviews & meta-analysis