Experts in planning and delivering care for older people honoured Professor Rose-Anne Kenny with its highest honour, the IGS Presidential medal, at the Irish Gerontological Society’s (IGS) annual scientific meeting in Wexford. This was awarded for her work on the Irish Longitudinal Study of Ageing and promoting interdisciplinary approaches to working with older people
On the 23rd of June, the Mercer’s Institute of Successful Ageing (MISA) building was named “Best Health Building” by the Royal Institute of the Architects of Ireland (RIAI) at their 2017 Architecture Awards.
The awards celebrate the quality of work carried out by RIAI members in 2016 and highlight the contribution that architects make to society. The Awards, with 18 categories and 60 projects shortlisted, chose exemplary projects from across Ireland and from international projects in Hungary, Palestine, and Poland.
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