Prospective authors are invited to submit an abstract (max 800 words) by 29 September 2017 18:00 GMT. The abstracts and papers should be submitted in English.
The expert group that supported the European Commission in preparing the interim evaluation of Horizon 2020 identified our project as a positive example of integrating the gender dimension.
The UAM team will present the following 3 abstracts’ communications in the XXXV SEE Congress, the Scientifc Meeting to be held from 6 to 8 September in Barcelona, Spain.
ATHLOS General Assembly held 22nd-23rd of May, 2017 at University College London (UCL). The largest study on ageing in EU met in London to share novelties & updates about the project.
Metabolic syndrome and insulin resistance are associated with frailty in older adults: a prospective cohort study. RAÚL F. PÉREZ-TASIGCHANA, LUZ M. LEÓN-MUÑOZ, ESTHER LOPEZ-GARCIA, JUAN L. GUTIERREZ-FISAC, MARTÍN LACLAUSTRA, FERNANDO RODRÍGUEZ-ARTALEJO, PILAR GUALLAR-CASTILLÓN. Age and Ageing 2017; 0: 1–6 doi: 10.1093/ageing/afx023
Results from Athlos related paper will be presented with two other articles by UAM team in ICFSR 2017 April 27-28-29, 2017 in Barcelona (Spain).
Healthy ageing: from epidemiology to policy. Challenges and updates from the ATHLOS project. 21st IAGG World Congress of Gerontology and Geriatrics. July 23-27, 2017 in San Francisco, California.
Asghar Zaidi presented Challenges and opportunities for a Global Index on Active Aging: Lessons from the EU’s Active Ageing Index at RESEARCH FORUM 2017 held Thursday, April 20th in UPF university at Barcelona, Spain.
ATHLOS Meeting held 20-21 March 2017 in Bremen, Germany, organised by SPRING Techno
ATHLOS researchers have published an article in Scientific Reports describing a method for developing a common metric of health which can be compared across different longitudinal studies and waves