September 2020

NICOLA is one of 10 UK based studies that has recently joined the CLOSER consortium.

Lanyon Building at Queen's University Belfast

August 2020

Recently published in the Encyclopedia of Gerontology and Population Aging, this new paper provides an overview of the design of NICOLA, the methods that were used and some of the key findings from Wave 1. DOI:


‘NICOLA’ plans for Northern Ireland “AGEING REVOLUTION”‌

NICOLA Official Launch - 5th February 2014 |

Ministers Launch Northern Ireland’s Largest Ever Public Health Research Project

November 2020

QUB research finds common anticholinergic drugs increases risk of mortality in people with dementia

November 2020

NICOLA secures prestigious funding to investigate how social circumstances and adversity impact health outcomes in later life

Member of NICOLA Data Management Team wins QUB Vice-Chancellor Award 2020

Congratulations to our very own technical expert Maciej Domanski !