Ageing and Health - CISE 2013, NOVEMBER 22ND

Welcome to the International Conference on Ageing (CISE) website.

A joint initiative of the Faculdade de Ciências Médicas and the Foundation D. Pedro IV, since 2010, the International Conference on Ageing aims to foster scientific research in the field of medical sciences on the topic of ageing.

With the great theme Health and Ageing, in the 2013 edition, held on 22nd November, we will count with several national and internationally reputed scholars among which we may highlight the participation of Adalberto Campos Fernandes, Francisco George, Ana Jorge, Pedro Pita Barros, Miguel Viana Baptista, Joaquim Gabriel Mendes and Alexandre Castro Caldas.

In a context of Welfare State reform, at stake is also the equation of prospects for the future of the health and the assessment of change frameworks, considering the assumption of an older and more qualified population, to whom one want to associate better life conditions.

We also kindly invite you to participate in the international Call for Papers, under the scientific coordination of the Faculdade de Ciências Médicas (Medical Sciences Faculty), highlighting the opportunity of applying for Foundation D. Pedro IV Award, which aims to distinguish the practice of scientific research in ageing.

We count on your presence and participation.