Mission of IAGG-ER


The IAGG European Region has four main purposes in addition to any other affair as determined by the IAGG Council:

I.    To promote gerontological research in the biological, medical, behavioural, and social fields (social psychological fields) by member organizations and to promote cooperation among these organizations.


II.    To promote training of highly qualified personnel in the field of ageing.


III.  To promote the interests of the gerontological organizations in all questions pertaining to International matters.


IV.   To promote and assist in the arrangements for holding the European Congress of Gerontology at intervals determined  by the Council, as well as assist in planning the International Congress of the IAGG.

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 WHO Working Programme

 2019 - 2023


The WHO has published the draft for the 13th General Programme of Work for the period 2019−2023. Let's pay attention that aging will be an important aspect of this programme.
(see --> http://www.who.int/about/what-we-do/gpw-thirteen-consultation/en/)

British Society of Gerontology 48th Annual Conference

Date: 10-12 July 2019

Location: Liverpool

For more information click here: https://www.britishgerontology.org/events-and-courses/bsg-annual-conference

Improving Continence in Older People
Date: 13 September 2019
Location: Glasgow, Scotland

Link: https://www.bgs.org.uk/events/improving-continence-in-older-people-2019:

Autumn Meeting 2019

Date: 6-8 November, 2019

Location: Leicester, UK

Link: https://www.bgs.org.uk/events/autumn-meeting-2019

Geriatrics for Junior 2019,

Date: 23 November 2019

Location: Manchester, UK

Link: https://www.bgs.org.uk/events/g4j-2019