Loading…
Attending this event?
View analytic
Thursday, January 10 • 9:30am - 10:30am
Frontier Science: Sharing wisdom and energy across generations (409)

Sign up or log in to save this to your schedule and see who's attending!

Melrose Stewart is a lecturer in the School of Sports, Exercise and Rehabilitation Sciences, TEDx speaker and Chartered Physiotherapist. One of her recent and most ambitious project was her expert role in the remarkably successful Channel 4 television programme, ‘Old people’s Home for 4 year Olds’ in 2017.

Speakers
avatar for Dr Melrose Stewart

Dr Melrose Stewart

Lecturer, University of Birmingham
I see increasing inter-generational engagement across all generations as an important contributory factor for improving health and well-being. Children benefit emotionally, educationally and socially while older people experience decreased isolation, depression and increase in physical... Read More →

Sponsors
avatar for Dr Vikki Burns

Dr Vikki Burns

Reader in Science Education, University of Birmingham
Dr Vikki Burns is a Reader in Science Education, with a special interest in how we can support students to develop the knowledge, skills and attributes that they need to be effective, educated citizens.   She uses experiential learning, innovative assessments, and extracurricular... Read More →


Thursday January 10, 2019 9:30am - 10:30am
Aston Webb WG12