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 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


CCACE Statistics Courses

Introduction to R Programming

3-day course, 20th-22nd June

Click here for full details, course fees and registration forms








CCACE Annual Research Day

"An exploration of cognitive reserve"

Keynote speaker: Professor Yaakov Stern, Columbia University, USA

12noon-5pm, 6th September 2016

Click here for full details

CCACE Open Event

Part of the MRC Festival of Medical Research 2016

Brain Maze: Amaze your brain

Friday 24th June 2016

A free event open to all

Click here for more information and to book tickets