Other NEAR Scientific Workshop on Zoom

23-09-2020 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm Add to iCal
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Welcome to join the National E-infrastructure for Aging Research, NEAR’s second scientific workshop online.

NEAR is a unique research project that was founded in 2017 with the overall aim to build and run a National E-infrastructure for Aging Research. NEAR comprises 15 longitudinal population-based studies from seven different universities in Sweden: Karolinska Institutet, University of Gothenburg, Lund University, Umeå University, Jönköping University, Blekinge Institute of Technology and Uppsala University.

National E-infrastructure for Aging Research (NEAR) – Workshop

Chair: Debora Rizzuto, NEAR Scientific Coordinator, Assistant professor in epidemiology

Welcome and update
Laura Fratiglioni, Professor at KI, PI for SNAC-K & KP, and Director of NEAR

Sleep disturbances and cognitive decline
Johan Skoog, PhD Student, Gothenburg University.

Physical function before death
Linda Enroth, PhD, Tampere University.

Lifecourse determinants of health status among elderly
Enrico Ripamonti, PhD, NEAR Statistician

Launch/demonstration of the NEAR Platform
Xiaonan Hu, PhD, NEAR Data Scientist