Upcoming Events

2017 Association of Pacific Rim Universities Conference


In collaboration with the Association of Pacific Rim Universities (APRU), the Centre for Ageing Research and Education, Duke-NUS Medical School in Singapore will organise "2017 Association of Pacific Rim Universities Conference: Ageing and Resilience in the 21st Century". Conference brief [...]

The Asian Conference on Aging and Gerontology 2017


The theme of this 2017 Conference is “East Meets West: Innovation and Discovery”. The conference will focus on the challenges that demand a collective response. It will highlight the need to harness our abilities as scientists, policymakers, practitioners, engineers and educators [...]

Golden Aging: Prospects for Healthy, Active, and Prosperous Aging in Europe and Central Asia


As populations age, public discourse ranges from concerns about economic decline and fiscal sustainability of pensions and health systems to optimism about opportunities for healthier and more productive aging. The main contribution of Golden Aging is perhaps to show [...]

Global Health and Aging


Population aging is a powerful and transforming demographic force. We are only just beginning to comprehend its impacts at the national and global levels. As we prepare for a new demographic reality, the authors hope this report raises awareness [...]