Events

International Conference on Frailty and Sarcopenia Research 2018 (ICFSR 2018), 1-2-3 March 2018, Miami Beach (USA)

The next International Conference on Frailty & Sarcopenia Research (ICFSR2018) will take place on March 1-2-3, 2018 in Miami, USA (Miami Beach Resort & Spa).

 

Thursday, 1 March, 2018 to Saturday, 3 March, 2018

The next International Conference on Frailty & Sarcopenia Research (ICFSR2018) will take place on March 1-2-3, 2018 in Miami, USA (Miami Beach Resort & Spa).

Concerning sarcopenia the following topics will be addressed: biology, animal models, preclinical studies, clinical trials, functional assessment, biomarkers and imaging, new drug developments, physical exercise, nutrition intervention, epidemiology, osteoporosis & sarcopenia.

Second Australian and New Zealand Conference on Sarcopenia and Frailty, 24 - 25 November 2017, Adelaide, South Australia

This national conference is multi-disciplinary in nature and will be attractive not only to clinicians but also scientists from multiple disciplines not limited to epidemiology, food science, bench-top research and health economics.  

 

Friday, 24 November, 2017 to Saturday, 25 November, 2017

Both Sarcopenia and Frailty are increasingly important and affect many people, especially those aged 80 years and older. Identifying, preventing and treating these conditions will better allow older people achieve Healthy Ageing.

Over two days, there will be opportunity to hear from Internationally renowned scientists and clinicians and collectively, we will improve our knowledge base in these important health related topics.

The First European Conference on Falls, Frailty & Fractures, 9th -10th November 2017, Dublin, Ireland

The conference venue will be held at the Chartered Accountants House, 47-, 49 Pearse St, Dublin 2, located in Dublin City Centre

The First European Conference on Falls, Frailty & Fractures, 9th -10th  November 2017, Dublin, Ireland
Thursday, 9 November, 2017 to Friday, 10 November, 2017

This is the first European Conference on Falls, Frailty & Fractures. The aim of the conference is to take a holistic approach and to bring together researchers, clinicians, healthcare professionals and service providers in the disciplines of falls, frailty, fractures, osteoporosis, sarcopenia and nutrition, to enable cross-fertilisation of ideas and with the ultimate aim of developing better management strategies for older patients.

 

 

13rd EUGMS Congress: “Developing preventive action in geriatrics”, 20-22 September 2017, Nice (France)

Wednesday, 20 September, 2017 to Friday, 22 September, 2017

This edition of the Congress will be targeted to specialists and health care professionals sharing the same interest in geriatric medicine: mainly geriatricians, internists, general practitioners, neurologists and physicians from medical discipline, therapists, nurses, gerontologists, researchers and scientists, pharmacists, nutritionists as well to anyone taking care of the older patients, in order to understand the social, medical and clinical approach to geriatric diseases.

International Conference on Frailty and Sarcopenia Research 2017 (ICFSR 2017), 27-28 April 2017, Barcelona (Spain)

Thursday, 27 April, 2017 to Friday, 28 April, 2017

The International Conference on Frailty and Sarcopenia Research (ICFSR 2017) is organized to raise awareness on frailty and sarcopenia.

Concerning frailty the following topics will be addressed: biology of frailty and aging, physical frailty and age-related body composition modifications, cognitive frailty, frailty in clinical practice and public health, clinical trials and therapeutics.

FIRST AUSTRALIA & NEW ZEALAND CONFERENCE ON SARCOPENIA AND FRAILTY, 11-12 November 2016, Melbourne, Victoria (Australia)

Friday, 11 November, 2016 to Saturday, 12 November, 2016

This Conference is a shared initiative of the Australian Institute for Musculoskeletal Science (AIMSS), The University of Melbourne, Victoria University, and Western Health. During the two days of the Conference, participants will be able to listen to the leaders in this field from Australia, New Zealand and overseas. In addition, participants will be able establish new networks and collaborations with many colleagues sharing their interest in sarcopenia and frailty.

12th Congress of EUGMS: “Discovering new ways in the World of Geriatrics", 5-7 October 2016, Lisbon (Portugal)

Wednesday, 5 October, 2016 to Friday, 7 October, 2016

This edition of the Congress will be targeted to specialists and health care professionals sharing the same interest in geriatric medicine: mainly geriatricians, internists, general practitioners, neurologists and physicians from every medical discipline, therapists, nurses, gerontologists, researchers and scientists, pharmacists, nutritionists as well to anyone taking care of the older patients, in order to understand the social, medical and clinical approach to geriatric diseases.

ICFSR 2016: International Conference on Frailty & Sarcopenia Research, 28-29 April 2016, Philadelphia (USA)

The International Conference on Frailty and Sarcopenia Research (ICFSR 2016)  is organized to raise awareness on the need to implement frailty and sarcopenia into clinical practice.

 

Tuesday, 26 April, 2016 to Thursday, 28 April, 2016

Concerning frailty the following topics will be addressed: biology of frailty and aging, physical frailty and age-related body composition modification, cognitive frailty, frailty in clinical practice and public health, clinical trials and therapeutics.

WCO-IOF-ESCEO: World Congress on Osteopororis, Osteoarthritis and Musculoskeletal Disease, 14-17 April 2016, Malaga (Spain)

Thursday, 14 April, 2016

The WCO-IOF-ESCEO Congress is a unique European springtime meeting programme for healthcare professionals, researchers and young scientists.

With over 3.200 participants, this has become the largest educational event and most vibrant clinical research forum for osteoporosis, osteoarthritis and musculoskeletal diseases in Europe.

 

11th Congress of the EUGMS: Geriatric medicine for future Europeans – Successful aging creates new challeng, 16-18 September 2015, Oslo (Norway)

The main theme of the congress will be Geriatric medicine for future Europeans – Successful aging creates new challenges

Wednesday, 16 September, 2015 to Friday, 18 September, 2015

The congress will cover main topics in geriatric medicine. In particular it will address the healthiest patients, health optimization, prevention as an underused intervention, organization of acute geriatric care in different countries, and tailored drug treatment. Other topics will concern new discoveries in dementia, integrated care for elderly people such as pre-post and perioperative care in orthogeriatrics, cancer and cardiac surgery.

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