CFAS Wales

Publications & Outputs: Conference Presentations

  • Teale, J.C., Wu, Y-T., Matthews, F., Brayne, C., Woods, B. & Clare, L. A cross-sectional study of potentially-modifiable lifestyle factors, cognitive reserve and cognition function. British Society of Gerontology Annual Conference, Swansea, July 2017.
  • Bennett, K. Why I eat what I eat: Older Adults Knowledge and Attitudes Towards Nutrition. British Society of Gerontology Annual Conference, Swansea, July 2017.
  • Rawson, H. & Burholt, V. Exploring older people's expected sources of informal help with and without dementia in Wales. British Society of Gerontology Annual Conference, Swansea, July 2017.
  • Windle, G., Hoare, Z. & Woods, B. Mental health resilience and cognitive impairment in older age: A longitudinal perspective. British Society of Gerontology Annual Conference, Swansea, July 2017.
  • MacLeod, C., Canvin, K., Sacker, A. & Windle, G. Seeking assistance in later life: A qualitative investigation of service non-use. British Society of Gerontology Annual Conference, Swansea, July 2017.
  • Maddock, C., Burholt, V., Edwards, M. & Hillcoat_Nall√©tamby, S. Developing a demographic  assessment of health literacy (DAHL) for  the CFAS (Wales) cohort. British Society of Gerontology Annual Conference, Swansea, July 2017.
  • Sardani,  A., Burholt, V. & Launder, C. Community groups as a substitution for religious groups :  findings from the CFAS Wales study. British Society of Gerontology Annual Conference, Swansea, July 2017.
  • Edwards, M. The development of health literacy in the social networks of older people living with a long-term condition. GSA Symposium, Washington, November 2014
  • Windle, G., Bennett, K., Burholt, V., Edwards, M. Qualitative Insights on Health Literacy, Nutrition, Social Relationships and Resilience from the Cognitive Function and Ageing Studies Wales (CFAS-Wales), A symposium of the qualitative research submitted to the Gerontological Society Annual Conference, Washington, USA, November 2014.
  • MacLeod, C. with Yates, J., Roberts, M., and Morgan, D.  Well-being in later life: Insights from the Cognitive Function and Ageing Study Wales (CFAS-Wales). A symposium of PhD work submitted to the British Society of Gerontology Annual Conference, Southampton, September 2014.
  • Edwards, M. Mental health literacy in older people living with depression. UK health literacy conference, Keele, June 2014.
  • Edwards, M. The development of health literacy in the social networks of older people living with a long-term condition. UK health literacy conference, Keele, June 2014.
  • Edwards, M. Mental health literacy in older people living with depression. European Health Literacy Conference, Aarhus, April 2014.
  • Edwards, M. The development of health literacy in the social networks of older people living with a long-term condition. European Health Literacy Conference, Aarhus, April 2014.
  • Burholt, V., Victor, C., Dobbs, C. & Doebler, S. The role of poverty, social support and cultural identity in the experience of loneliness. 8th International Conference on Cultural Gerontology, Galway, Ireland, April 2014.

  • Evans, L. Shopping practices as social and cultural engagement. 8th International Conference on Cultural Gerontology, Galway, Ireland, April 2014.
  • Windle, G. How do life experiences impact on the development of resilience? International Association of Gerontology and Geriatrics, Seoul, June 2013 (Oral Presentation).
  • Evans, L. Shopping Behaviours in Later Life. British Society of Gerontology 42nd Annual Conference, University of Oxford, September 2013 (Oral presentation).
  • Edwards, M. The development of health literacy in the social networks of older people living with a long-term condition. GSA, New Orleans, November 2013 (Poster).
  • Edwards, M. Mental health literacy and depression British Society of Gerontology Annual Conference, Oxford, September 2013 (Poster).
  • Edwards, M. The development of health literacy in the social networks of older people living with a long-term condition. British Society of Gerontology Annual Conference, Oxford, September 2013 (Oral Presentation).
  • Edwards, M. The development of health literacy in the social networks of older people living with a long-term condition. International Association of Gerontology and Geriatrics, Seoul, June 2013 (Oral Presentation).
  • Morgan, D. The Lived Experience of Loneliness and Social Isolation in Later Life. UN Older Persons Day, Cardiff, October 2013 (Poster).
  • Morgan, D. The Lived Experience of Loneliness and Social Isolation in Later Life. British Society of Gerontology 42nd Annual Conference, University of Oxford, 11-13 September 2013 (Poster).
  • Roberts, M. & Burholt, V. The effect of lifestyle on cognitive function in diabetics and stroke survivors: Interim findings from CFAS Wales. British Society of Gerontology 42nd Annual Conference, University of Oxford, 11-13 September 2013 (Paper).