Geriatrics Organizing Committee

Andrew P. Goldberg

Professor
University of Maryland School of Medicine
United States

Biography: Andrew P. Goldberg, MD is Professor of Medicine, Head, Division of Ger ReadMore...

Research Interest: Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine, exercise, nutrition and ReadMore...

Steve Kornguth

Director
The University of Texas-Austin
USA

Biography: Steve Kornguth took his BA at Columbia College in New York City and hi ReadMore...

Research Interest: Neurology and of Biomolecular Chemistry neural development, ReadMore...

Colin Shapiro

Professor
University of Toronto
Canada

Biography: Dr. Shapiro has been involved in sleep research for over forty years. ReadMore...

Research Interest: Sleep research, Neuropyschiatry

Georgi Pavlovich Gladyshev

Professor
Russian Academy of Sciences
Russia

Biography: Georgi Pavlovich Gladyshev was born on 19 September 1936 in Alma-Ata ReadMore...

Research Interest: Thermodynamic theories of behavior and aging of living being ReadMore...

Paul Langer

Podiatric Medicine Physician
Twin Cities Orthopedics
USA

Biography: Dr. Paul Langer is a board certified podiatrist in practice with T ReadMore...

Research Interest: Orthopedics, Ankle Care, including Podiatry, Foot Care, Spor ReadMore...

David Kaufman

Professor
Simon Fraser University
Canada

Biography: Dr. David Kaufman is a Professor in the Faculty of Education and Assoc ReadMore...

Research Interest: Older Adults, Cognitive Skills, Gerontology, Health Sciences

Manuel Oliveira Carrageta

President
Portuguese Society of Geriatrics and Gerontology
Portugal

Biography: Professor Manuel Oliveira Carrageta is President of the Portuguese Soc ReadMore...

Research Interest: Atherosclerosis, Telomeres, Longevity, Cardiovascular risk f ReadMore...

Jane Mohler

Professor
University of Arizona
USA

Biography: Jane Mohler is a tenured Professor of Medicine, with co-appointments i ReadMore...

Research Interest: Gerontology, Public Health, Bioengineering, Pharmacy and Nur ReadMore...

Alexandre Castro Caldas

Director
Portuguese Catholic University
Portugal

Biography: Alexandre Castro-Caldas is a Professor and currently Director of the I ReadMore...

Research Interest: Clinical Neurosciences and Cognitive Neurosciences .

Gyula Bako

Vice President
Hungarian Society of Gerontology and Geriatrics
Hungary

Biography: Gyula Bakó was originally an internist and endocrinolgist. Since 2002 ReadMore...

Research Interest: Internal Medicine, Geriatric Medicine, Long Term Care, Age A ReadMore...

Joaquim Parra Marujo

Director
João de Deus School of Education
Portugal

Biography: Joaquim Parra Marujo holds a PhD in Social and Cultural Anthropology, ReadMore...

Research Interest: Social gerontology, Psychology, Community Mental Health, Men ReadMore...

Marieke van der Waal

Director
Leyden Academy on Vitality and Ageing
Netherlands

Biography: Marieke van der Waal has been Director of Leyden Academy on Vitality a ReadMore...

Research Interest: Ageing and vitality, nutrition, structures and finance for h ReadMore...

Lee Hyer

Professor
Georgia Neurosurgical Institute
USA

Biography: Leon (Lee) Albert Hyer is a Professor, Mercer Medical School at Georgi ReadMore...

Research Interest: Clinical Psychology, Applied Gerontology, Aging Studies, Tra ReadMore...

O. P. Sharma

General Secretary
Geriatric Society of India
India

Biography: DR. O. P. Sharma is the Sr. Consultant of Geriatric Medicine at Indrap ReadMore...

Research Interest: Geriatric Medicine, Elderly Care, Anti-Ageing and Older Adul ReadMore...

Nina Gorshunova

Professor
Kursk State Medical University
Russia

Biography: Gorshunova Nina - a doctor of medicine, professor, head of the polycli ReadMore...

Research Interest: Gerontology, Geriatrics, General practice, Cardiovascular pr ReadMore...

Shyh Dye Lee

Professor
Fu Jen Catholic University
Taiwan

Biography: Shyh-Dye Lee is a Professor of School of Medicine & Graduate Programme ReadMore...

Research Interest: Long-Term (Custodial) Care, Gerontology, Aging, Community an ReadMore...