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

torstai, 14 huhtikuu, 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

keskiviikko, 16 syyskuu, 2015 to perjantai, 18 syyskuu, 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.

ICFSR 2015: International Conference on Frailty & Sarcopenia Research, 23-25 April 2015, Boston (USA)

torstai, 23 huhtikuu, 2015 to lauantai, 25 huhtikuu, 2015

The 4th edition of the International Conference on Frailty and Sarcopenia Research (ICFSR2015) is dedicated to raising awareness concerning the need to implement frailty and sarcopenia into clinical practice. The last scientific findings will be presented during this unique event. Concerning frailty the following topics will be addressed: biology of frailty and aging, physical frailty and age-related, body composition medications, cognitive frailty, frailty in clinical practice and public health, clinical trials and therapeutics.

Growing the silver Economy in Europe, 23 September 2014, Brussels (Belgium)

Tiistai, 23 syyskuu, 2014

Demographic ageing in Europe and beyond creates challenges for our health and care systems and our national budgets. But it also creates enormous opportunities. The Silver Economy is the new gold. Large new public and consumer markets of the Information and communication technologies  (ICT) products and services for ageing well are developing. Ageing populations are drivers of economic growth.