Are you interested in rehabilitation of ageing persons?

Join us in Vilnius on Friday May 4, 2018. The 21° ESPRM Congress of Vilnius will host a Scientific Session „Ageing and Disability”

Joint Session EUGMS-ESPRM (SISC on PRM and Ageing Persons)

THETA HALL, Friday May 4th, 2018, 17:00 to 19:00


Stefania MAGGI,
Immediate Past-President

Chair of the ESPRM SISC
for PRM in Ageing Persons

ESPRM Special Interest Scientific Committee PRM in Ageing Persons“ chaired by Xanthi MICHAIL,since 2014 has developed scientific cooperation with the European Union Geriatric Medicine Society (EUGMS). Prof. Michail, also as an expert in the field of geriatrics rehabilitation has assisted in the founding of “The Hellenic Society for the study and research of aging” in Greece, in which she was nominated Honorary member. The current activities of the members of SISC focus on improving the research activities of the PRM in the field of elderly persons and contributing to developmentof comprehensive rehabilitation of all older people with age-related diseases.

Session program:

  • The role of an anti-inflammatory diet in musculoskeletal diseases - Stefania MAGGI (Italy)
  • Healthy ageing in mobility disorders in old adults - Prof. Jean Pierre MICHEL (Suisse)
  • Sarcopenia and hip fracture in the elderly - Michael QUITTAN ( Austria)
  • Osteoporotic fractures in Lithuania: incidence and consequences - Marija TAMULAITIENE (Lithuania)

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