Explore the clinical importance of diet and physical activity in the elderly with Europe's leading experts:

Athanase Benetos

President Elect, EuGMSProfessor of Internal Medicine and Geriatrics, Dept. of Geriatrics, CHU Nancy, France

Stefania Maggi

Immediate Past President, EuGMS, Research Director, Aging Program, National Research Council, Padua, Italy

Mirko Petrovic

Academic Director, EuGMSChairman Dept. Internal Medicine and Paediatrics,Professor of Geriatrics and Clinical Pharmacology,Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Ghent University, Belgium

Antonia Trichopoulou

President, Hellenic Health Foundation,Athens, Greece

Roland Asmar

Chairman, Foundation Medical ResearchGeneva, Switzerland

Jirar Topouchian

General Secretary of the ISVHMember of the international executive board of Hypertension, Infarction & Stroke Prevention Association (H.I.S.P.A)

The Hellenic Consortium for Geriatric Medicine, in cooperation with the European Geriatric Medicine Society and the International Society for Vascular Health and Aging, is proud to announce the organization of the first “Pre-congress EuGMS 2020” Seminar entitled “Healthy Aging: The role of diet and physical activities”.

The seminar will be held on November 10th, 2018, at the Auditorium of the Hellenic Pasteur Institute. A select group of distinguished speakers from Greece and abroad will address the challenge of improving the quality of life of the elderly through interventions in their diet and physical activities.



Hellenic Pasteur Institute - from 9:00 to 18:00

Auditorium (Building 8)

Vassilissis Sofias Avenue 127, Athens, Greece

Limited parking space will be available on a first come basis (entrance from Vass. Sofias Ave.)

5 min walk from Ampelokipoi or Megaro Moussikis Metro Stations


Collaboration between HCGM and Hellenic Society for Clinical Nutrition and Metabolism

HCGM is proud to collaborate with the Hellenic Society for Clinical Nutrition and Metabolism in its effort to provide continuing education to health professionals in Greece.

Specifically, in the framework of the 1st Pre-Congress Seminar "EuGMS 2020" and in collaboration with the HCGM, the following seminar will take place: LLL-M.36 (Nutrition in Older Adults) , on the same date and venue (Nov 10th, 2018, Hellenic Pasteur Institute).

Please note that the LLL seminar begins at 14:00 and ends at 18:00, so that LLL participants may also attend the morning sessions of the Healthy Aging Seminar. The LLL session will take place in the break-out room adjacent to the Auditorium of the Hellenic Pasteur Institute.

Further details and the registration form may be found here

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