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Theme 2: Living a long & healthy life
Health professionals, policy makers and individuals can potentially improve the chances of having a healthier life by addressing the complex interactions between genetics, development, and life events and lifestyles. In the fields of genetics and genomics, population sciences and in tailoring interventions to individual needs, there are opportunities for research aimed at determining how these factors influence the quality and length of life.
To use genetics, imaging and biological indicators to understand predispositions to disease, and target treatments to disease subtypes.
To drive forward interdisciplinary population-based research into health and wellbeing from childhood to older age.
To inform the development of effective strategies for promoting healthy behaviour and tackling lifestyles that lead to disease.
To explore the impact of our environment on health and wellbeing.