Professor Ian Philp

Professor in Global Ageing

Dementia and Ageing Colin Bell Building, University of Stirling, Stirling, FK9 4LA

Professor Ian Philp

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About me

Employment: -Professor of Global Ageing Studies, since November 2017 -Medical Director NHS in Warwick, Hull and Birmingham 2010-17 -Professor of Health Care of Older People, Consultant in Geriatric Medicine, University of Sheffield, 1994-2010 -National Director of Older people in England, 2000-8

Qualifications: MB ChB, MD, FRCP, FFPH (HON)

Honours: -CBE- Queen's Birthday Honours, 2010 -Team leader-Queen's Award for Higher Education, 2000 -Team leader-Hospital Team of the Year-Older People, 1998

Media: Presenter and developer of programmes on ageing -100yrs Younger in 21 Days (ITV) -Only the Lonely (ITV) -How to Live Longer (BBC) -Are You Younger Than You Think (BBC)

Enterprise: -Founder of the EasyCare Academy, a global social enterprise for digital learning, assessment and personalised care of older people


Commander of the Order of the British Empire for services to older people

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FFPH (Honorary)
Fellow of the Faculty of Public Health by distinction

Royal College of Physicians
Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians

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