Professors and Honorary Consultants, The Academic Centre for Healthy Ageing (ACHA)

The Academic Centre for Healthy Ageing (ACHA) is a pioneering and exciting collaborative venture between Barts Health NHS Trust and Queen Mary University of London funded by a £6.6 million Grant from Barts Charity. ACHA will transform health and care services for older people in our local communities and further afield ensuring they remain as fit and active as possible. The Centre is uniquely co-located within Whipps Cross Hospital, undergoing redevelopment, and Queen Mary University of London’s Whitechapel Campus.

ACHA presents a tremendous opportunity to build a new world-class multidisciplinary academic workforce focused on optimal ageing embedded in the local health and care system with global relevance. This Centre will generate world-leading and impactful research and build a care system and infrastructure to facilitate rapid translation of forefront research findings into clinical practice, transforming evidence-based service redesign, workforce education, training … Read More