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Chief Scientist

Professor James Goodwin:

James GoodwinJames is responsible for the Charity’s research strategy - including direction and priorities for research in support of the Charity’s strategic objectives - and implementation of the business plan.

He acts as our external spokesperson for research and frequently gives talks at external research conferences and events.

James leads on major external research partnerships including with the World Health Organization, Gerontological Society of America and the International Association of Gerontology and Geriatrics.

He chairs the Age UK group-wide Research Group whose membership includes a representative from each of the Group’s Divisions that have interests in research.

Additionally, James is a Visiting Professor at Loughborough University.

Visit our Research web pages here.

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