Building upon the great success of the first Total Nutrition Therapy – Geriatrics course (TNT-Geriatric) launched in 2011 in La Granja (Spain) and based on a two full day training of more than 1,600 geriatricians and healthcare professionals from Asia, Europe, Central & South America, and Middle East, we are delighted to introduce the revised and updated TNT.
The launch of the TNT – Geriatric 2.0 course will take place in KRAKOW (Poland) from November 14 to 16 2014, under the leadership of the European Union Geriatric Medicine Society (EUGMS), and Jagiellonian Medical university, with the kind support of Abbott Nutrition
AGING INNOVATION & RESEARCH (AGIR) PROGRAM Call for tender 2014. University Hospital of Nancy (CHU de Nancy), the University of Lorraine, the Lorraine Region and the Urban Community of Nancy
In partnership with the University Hospital of Nancy (CHU de Nancy), the University of Lorraine, the Lorraine Region and the Urban Community of Nancy we would like to advertise the AGing Innovation & Research (AGIR) Program Call for tender 2014 "Normal and pathological aging: mechanisms and consequences on population health"
If you wish to apply to the AG.IR program, download the AGIR- PROGRAM-file, http://www.univ-lorraine.fr/content/opening-call-tender-2014-agir-aging-innovation-research-program
Please, send the required documents with your research program to the address indicated before midnight October 5th, 2014, Nancy time (GMT + 2 hours).
Age-related changes in pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics occur with several drugs and often need to be considered for an optimal dosing regimen of antimicrobials.
The aim of this course fostered by the European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infecctious Diseases is to provide participants with an updated insight into PK/PD concepts of antimicrobial therapy for geriatric patients.
Further information may be obtained at the following address:
AFE_INNOVNET is a new thematic network coordinated by AGE to promote age-friendly environments across Europe. You can now register to the project´s monthly newsletter on the homepage of AFE-INNOVNET-s website: www.afeinnovnet.eu
Its first edition can be read here.
The overarching goal of this network is to support the D4 Action Group of the European Innovation Partnership on Active and Healthy Ageing by setting up a large European wide community of local and regional authorities and other relevant stakeholders who want to work together to find innovative evidence base solutions to support active and healthy aging and to develop age-friendly environments (AFE).
You can read more on the AFE-INNOVNET on the Special Briefing of February’s CoverAGE.
Dear Colleagues and Friends,
Today, I will leave without regret my position of EUGMS president. It was a very exciting period during which I benefited of your great and ardent support. It was a real opportunity getting your advice and feedbacks. I do thank you for your confident friendship.