International Osteoporosis Foundation cordially invites members of the International Association of Gerontology and Geriatrics to attend the IOF Regionals 6th Asia Pacific Osteoporosis Meeting in Singapore, November 4-6, 2016.
The 1st Congress of Cardiovascular Prevention in Pre-Elderly and Elderly Individuals (CPPEI 2016)
The 1st Congress of Cardiovascular Prevention in Pre-Elderly and Elderly Individuals (CPPEI 2016) will take place in Bratislava, Slovakia on June 30-July 2, 2016. The Congress has been designed to provide an innovative and comprehensive over...
U.S. Census Bureau released ACS report on Older Americans with a Disability: 2008-2012
The US Census Bureau released a report titled, Older Americans with a Disability: 2008-2012, a report based on data from the American Community Survey, found that nearly 40 percent of people aged 65 and older had at least one disability. In ...
HelpAge International launches Global AgeWatch, that provides data and analysis on population ageing. The first phase comprises of national report cards for 195 countries giving internationally comparable statistics on population ageing...
13th International Geneva/Springfield Symposium on Advances in Alzheimer Therapy
The 13th International Geneva/Springfield Symposium on Advances in Alzheimer Therapy will focus on new targets and drugs for the treatment of Alzheimer’s disease and novel approaches to current therapy. More information will be availabl...
The 2013 Brazilian Longevity Forums: with the view to contribute to a fresh debate on a global culture of care, two inter-connected events took place in Brazil in October 2013: the Sao Paulo Longevity Forum (Oct. 15) and the Rio de Jane...
United Nations' Human Rights Council adopts a resolution on the Rights of Older Persons
On September 23, 2013 UN's Human Rights Council has just adopted the resolution establishing a new independent expert on the Rights of Older Persons (see attached document). This is an important achievement towards an approval of an int...