Demography, Epidemiology and Healthy aging

Demography, Epidemiology and Healthy aging

A viewpoint of a geritrician. Wednesday, 14th of September, 2022, at 10-13 (online).

Within the Aurora Health & Wellbeing domain, a 2ECTS seminar by Prof. Nicola Ferrara MD. Organized by Palacký University Olomouc in collaboration with the University of Naples “Federico II”, Naples, Italy. To join, please register by September 12th, 2022 sending an e-mail at

Join us Wednesday 14th of September 2022 at 10:00-13:00 CET at

1. Demography of Aging
2. Life Expectation, Aging index and Natality rate in Europe and in the World 3. Baby boomers
4. Demographic Characteristics of Centenarians
5. Epidemiology of age-related diseases
6. Characteristics of Geriatric Patient
7. “Comorbidity” and “Multimorbidity”
8. Iatrogenic Damage and Polipharmacotherapy
9. Multidimensional geriatric evaluation
10. Longevity and politics: a dialectical relationship
11. Healthy aging: definition
12. Concept of Successful Aging
13. A genetic approach to ageing research
14. Biomarkers of ageing
15. Ageing pathways and processes
16. Inflammaging
17. Anti-ageing interventions
18. Exercise and aging
19. Nutrition and aging
20. Conclusions and future

Blog picture credits: Ph. Daniele Naviglio, ©CUG UNINA. Contest fotografici.

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