Healthy ageing


Allison Hodge, Graham Giles, Dallas English, Leon Flicker* (*External collaborator)


To measure the effects of modifiable lifestyle factors on burden of disease and levels of health-related quality of life in a large and ethnically diverse cohort of older Australians.


Hodge A, Almeida OP, English DR, Giles GG, Flicker L. Patterns of dietary intake and psychological distress in older Australians: Benefits not just from a Mediterranean diet. International psychogeriatrics / IPA. 2013;25:456-466 

Hodge AM, Flicker L, O'Dea K, English DR, Giles GG. Diabetes and ageing in the Melbourne Collaborative Cohort Study (MCCS). Diabetes Res Clin Pract. 2013

Hodge AM, English DR, Giles GG, Flicker L. Social connectedness and predictors of successful ageing. Maturitas. 2013