NEWS AND EVENTS
• 2nd call for pre-registration: Master in Assessment and Intervention in Gerontology and Geriatrics (June 21st–Sept 19th)
• 2nd call for pre-registration: Master in Gerontology (24th–30th Sept)
The last European partners´ meeting for the @Learn project was held in the Faculty of Health Sciences and diplomas were given to the students.
Mobile units of Home Gerontologic Support (AGAD), supported by the new technologies (ICT) should be a target for the future.
The Sociedad Gallega de Gerontología y Geriatría (SGXX) (Galician Society of Gerontology and Geriatrics) held its XXVI International Conference on July 20th and 21st.
Active, independent and healthy old people. Any Galician elder aged 65 has a life expectancy longer than his childhood, about 20 years.
UDC collaborates with the Association of Families with Members suffering from Alzheimer´s Disease of Ferrolterra in the development of different activities.
Galisenior is committed to promoting the prevention of dependence. The Fair will take place in Expourense exhibition site (Ourense) on May 14th and 15th.
The Sociedad Gallega de Gerontología y Geriatría proposes to establish prevention and early detection mechanisms in the Primary Care centers.
Telegerontología® Project was awarded the "Jiménez Herrero" prize by the Galician Royal Academy of Medicine and Surgery.
An agreement was signed last January 15th between Down Galicia and the Sociedad Gallega de Gerontología y Geriatría to design ageing programs.
30% of caregivers are +65 years old. This analysis was developed within the + Active Aging Project (European Regional Development Fund - ERDF).