COVID-19 in SA: Understanding epidemiologic heterogeneity to guide equitable responses for an ageing population

Thursday 11 March 2021, 14:00 – 15:00 GMT 

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“Building back better” in post-pandemic Asia: Back to the future for older people?

Date: 9 March 2021
Time: 3.00-4.30 pm (ICT / GMT+7)
Venue: Virtual Zoom meeting
Co-hosts: HelpAge International and Asian Development Bank (ADB) Read more

Challenges of using assistive technologies in home care for older people

Thursday 4 March 2021, 14:00 – 15:00 GMT 

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The many facets of (in)equity in European long-term care systems

Thursday 25 February 2021, 14:00 – 15:00 GMT 

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The Precision Mental Health Project: A stakeholder-informed approach to healthy aging and resilience

Hilary 2021 Seminar Series – Perspectives on Global Ageing

Thursday 18 February 2021, 16:00 – 17:00 GMT  Read more

Living Longer Better Seminar Series: 22nd March, 2pm GMT

Dr Jacob Moorad will be speaking on “Maternal effects and ageing: an evolutionary perspective.” in the next instalment of the Living Longer Better Seminar Series hosted by Dr Rob Salguero-Gomez. Read more

Living Longer Better Seminar Series: 26th February, 1pm GMT

Professor Fernando Colchero will be speaking on “The evolutionary landscape of primate mortality” in the next instalment of the Living Longer Better Seminar Series hosted by Dr Rob Salguero-Gomez. Read more

Corporate Policy, Male Breadwinners and their Family Caregiving in Ageing Japan

Hilary 2021 Seminar Series – Perspectives on Global Ageing

Thursday 11 February 2021, 14:00 – 15:00 GMT

Care provision in industrialized countries has been commonly considered womens work. Yet we now see a rapidly emerging group of carers, men who combine parental caregiving with their employment, thereby exposing themselves to the same life-course and health risks so well-documented for working women who provide care. In Japan, the quitting of employment due to family care by 100,000 workers annually triggered a 2015 government initiative aimed at reforming work to make work and care compatible. Read more

UKSPINE and Hebrew University of Jerusalem Workshop

Connecting Cutting Edge Capabilities in Ageing Research and Computational Medicine

Thursday 11 February 2021, 13:00 – 16:00 GMT

Due to success of modern evidence-based medicine, the aged population in the developed world is rising rapidly, and although more people live longer – a large part of these extra years are spent in poor health. Ageing is in and of itself not classified as a disease, but the underlying biological changes result in the increased risk of developing a complex plethora of morbidities. Read more

New Perspectives on Lifespan Inequality | Webinar and Open Discussion

External event: This event is organized by the Herczeg Institute on Aging at Tel Aviv University in collaboration with the University of Southern Denmark and Oxford University.

New Perspectives on Lifespan Inequality Webinar and Open Discussion

Thursday, January 21st 202116:00–19:00 Israel Time | 14:00-17:00 GMT | 15:00-18:00 CET | 9:00–12:00 EST

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