Lectures and seminars Aspects of rehabilitation after Covid-19 in older people – a European perspective

03-02-2021 11:45 am - 1:30 pm Add to iCal

KI´s resource team "for the health of the population of older people during COVID-19” invites you to a webinar where researchers from Belgium, Italy and Sweden will present follow-up data and other negative consequences on older peoples’ health due to the pandemic. The webinar is held in English.


Rik Grosselink, professor, PT, PhD, Faculty of Movement and Rehabilitation  Sciences, KU Leuven university, Belgium

Mara Paneroni, PT, PhD-student, Pulmonary Rehabilitation Department,   Maugeri IRCCS Clinical Scientific Institutes, Department of Neurosciences,   Biomedicine and Movement sciences, University of Verona, Italy

Malin Nygren-Bonnier, docent and a senior lecturer in physiotherapy, the Division of Physiotherapy, Department of NVS, Karolinska Institutet and the Medical Unit of Occupational Therapy and Physiotherapy at the Karolinska University Hospital.

Charlotte Chruzander, PhD, health policy strategist at the Swedish Association of Physiotherapists

Laura Fratiglioni, Professor of Medical Epidemiology, especially Dementia at the Department of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society, the division of Aging Research Center (ARC), Karolinska Institutet

Miia Kivipelto, Professor in Clinical Geriatrics, Karolinska Institutet (KI), Center for Alzheimer Research and senior geriatrician and Director for Research & Development of Theme Aging at Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden

The webinar will take place via this Zoomlink. No registration needed, participation is free of charge.

Program and flyer


Elisabeth Rydwik Senior Lecturer/Physcial Therapist