This edition of the Congress will be targeted at specialists and health care professionals sharing the same interest in geriatric medicine: geriatricians, internists, general practitioners, neurologists and physicians from other disciplines, nurses, therapists, gerontologists, researchers and scientists, pharmacists, nutritionists as well at anyone taking care of older patients, in order to understand the medical, clinical and psycho-social approaches to geriatric diseases.
The International Society of Posture and Gait Research World Congress will take place June 30 – July 4, 2019 in Edinburgh, Scotland. Join us for four days of science, networking and time spent in historical and exciting Edinburgh!
Stefanie Mikolaizak Poster Presentation at ISPGR can be downloaded here.
ISMPB will be hosting the sixth International Conference on Ambulatory Monitoring of Physical Activity and Movement on June 26-28, 2019 in Maastricht, The Netherlands, with pre-conference workshops on June 25th.
The theme for the festival is New Solutions to Old Problems: ensuring sustainability of falls prevention interventions.
Many members from the PreventIT consortium will present their research.
The EUFF2018 registration is now live – visit the website to register today at www.eufallsfest.eu
For the first time, The festival is offering the opportunity for you to ‘Showcase your Work’ and will be accepting both Research Abstracts and/or Implementation Best Practice submissions. Please see the website for full information on themes, how to submit and deadlines for submission. Deadline for submissions 16th April 2018.
The annual ESMAC meeting attracts clinicians and researchers from multiple disciplines such as orthopedics surgeons, neurologists, physical medicine and rehabilitation physicians, as well as physiotherapists, prosthetists, occupational therapists, human movement scientists, biomechanical/electrical/medical engineers, and others interested in human movement.
The International Society for the Measurement of Physical Behaviour is a non-profit scientific society which focuses on the issues related to ambulatory monitoring, wearable monitors, movement sensors, physical activity, sedentary behaviour, movement behaviour, body postures, sleep and constructs related to physical behaviours.
The European Union Falls Festival brings together leading academics, researchers, health care practitioners, clinicians, industry representatives and key stakeholders from across the globe to celebrate best practice research and innovation in the multidisciplinary study and implementation of falls prevention in older people.http://www.eufallsfest.eu
The Australian and New Zealand Falls Conference will be held in Melbourne in November 2016; Jorunn L Helbostad (NTNU) and Lindy Clemson will give a presentation on development of the LiFE interventions in the PreventIT project.
The first Australia and New Zealand Conference on Sarcopenia and Frailty, to be held in Melbourne, Australia,November 2016; Consortium partner Andrea B Maier (VU) will be presenting.