In praise of ageing

In praise of ageing

Patricia Edgar

In this seminar, Dr Edgar discussed issues raised in her recently released book In Praise of Ageing.

Happy older couple walk along a beach

This event was held on Thursday 12 June 2014.

In this seminar, Dr Edgar discussed issues raised in her book In Praise of Ageing. Dr Edgar challenged the common argument that says an ageing population will be unaffordable and the health system will be brought to its knees. Dr Edgar argued that society needs cultural change in the way we think about ageing and discussed areas that need to change.

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