15. June 2017

Themes

The conference welcomes abstracts for symposia, oral and poster presentations in the fields of

  • Biological and Medical Sciences
  • Health Sciences
  • Behavioural and Social Sciences
  • Humanities and Arts
  • Social Research, Policy, and Practice.

This involves a broad range of scientific and multidisciplinary aspects related to ageing, exemplified in the list of topics below:

Active ageing
Acute care
Age-friendly societies
Antibiotic resistance
Arts and Humanities
Assessment – Procedures & Methods
Assisted living
Ageism and Age Discrimination
Acute treatment
Biology of ageing
Bio-behavioural health
Biomarkers
Cancer
Cardiovascular disease
Chronic disease
Civic engagement and Volunteering
Co-morbidity
Communication and Language
Cognitive health and Neuroscience
Critical gerontology
Cultural and Cross-national studies
Dementia
Delirium
Demography
Depression
Design
Disability
Disease prevention
Economics
Education in gerontology and geriatrics
End-of- life care
Endocrinology and Metabolism
Environment
Epidemiology
Ethics and Legal issues
Falls
Family and Intergenerational relations
Food and nutrition
Frailty
Gender issues
Genetics, Genomics, Gene expression
Geriatrics
Health and Physical functioning
Health care
Health promotion
Housing
Immunology and Infections
Incontinence
Informal care and Family caregiving
Integrated care
Inter- and Multidisciplinary research
LHBTQ
Life course
Loneliness
Longevity
Long-term care
Mental health
Neurodegenerative conditions
Neuroscience
Nursing science
Media
Minorities and Migration
Onco-geriatrics
Older workers
Oral health
Osteoporosis
Pain and Pain management
Palliative care
Pensions
Personality
Physical activity
Pharmacology
Policy issues and Politics
Population ageing
Primary care
Psychology of ageing
Psychosocial interventions
Psychiatry of ageing
Quality of Life
Rehabilitation
Research methods
Sensory loss
Social change
Social gerontology
Social inequalities
Sexuality
Social networks
Social services
Spirituality and Religion
Stroke
Theories in gerontology and Ageing research
Transportation
Welfare technology
Work and Retirement