Ageing Research at King's (ARK) is a cross-faculty multidisciplinary consortium of investigators which brings together scholarship and research in ageing in several complementary areas. ARK represents King’s world class excellence for research on the biology of ageing, from the basic mechanisms in biogerontology to clinical translation and the social impact of ageing.
“Human Ageing: Nature vs Nurture”
Professor Janet Lord
Institute of Inflammation and Ageing & MRC-ARUK Centre for Musculoskeletal Ageing Research
University of Birmingham
“Biomarkers of premature vascular ageing”
Professor Catherine Shanahan
Cardiovascular Division, British Heart Foundation Centre of Research Excellence
King’s College London
The event will be followed by a drinks reception.