The ARC Centre of Excellence in Population Ageing Research (CEPAR) is a unique collaboration between academia, government and industry, committed to delivering solutions to one of the major social challenges of the 21st century. Funded primarily by the Australian Research Council (ARC) through the Centres of Excellence scheme, CEPAR’s research is providing global solutions to the economic and social challenges of population ageing and building a new generation of researchers to global standard with an appreciation of the multidisciplinary nature of population ageing. The Centre is based at the University of New South Wales (UNSW) with nodes at The Australian National University (ANU), The University of Melbourne, The University of Sydney and The University of Western Australia (UWA).

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About NeuRA

Neuroscience Research Australia (NeuRA) is an independent, not-for-profit research institute based in Sydney, Australia. As a leader in brain and nervous system research, NeuRA’s goal is to prevent, treat and cure brain and nervous system diseases, disorders and injuries through medical research.

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About the Researchers

Kaarin J. Anstey is a Chief Investigator and Deputy Director at CEPAR. Kaarin holds a Chair in the School of Psychology at UNSW and is the NHMRC Principal Research Fellow at NeuRA (Neuroscience Research Australia).

Hazel Bateman is a Chief Investigator and Deputy Director at CEPAR, and a Professor in the School of Risk and Actuarial Studies at UNSW. She is one of Australia’s leading experts in superannuation and pensions.

John Piggott is the Director of CEPAR and Scientia Professor of Economics at UNSW. His research interests include the economic and financial aspects of population ageing.