The conference “International Perspectives on Geroscience – Israel” will take place in the Weizmann Institute of Science on September 4-5, 2019.
Its aim is to promote geroscience and biomedical research and development on aging and aging-related diseases, and to improve healthy and productive longevity for the elderly population.
The conference “International Perspectives on Geroscience – Israel” will bring together many of the leading international and Israeli researchers on aging and public advocates, who will present their cutting edge scientific work as well as news on the engagements with prominent public figures and policymakers for the advancement of the field.
The conference is a part of a large-scale multi-site international effort, which also includes geroscience meetings in the US, Australia, Greece, Chile and China.
Details on attendance and registration, and the program will be published soon.
This conference is being held under the sponsorship of the US National Institute of Aging (NIA) via American Federation for Aging Research (AFAR), the US Nathan Shock Centers of Excellence in the Basic Biology of Aging, with co-sponsorships of the Sagol Institute for Longevity Research at the Weizmann Institute of Science, as well as Vetek (Seniority) – the Movement for Longevity and Quality of Life (Israel), Shlomo Tyran Foundation, and others.