Keio Cologne Lecture Series: How to Care for the Elderly?

21.11.2018 | Calendar

Getting Old and Even Older - Pathways to Longevity and Implications for Society/Lecture series on Wednesdays 10:00 - 11:30 local time in Cologne = 18:00 - 19:30 local time in Tokyo/Osaka

The sessions of this lecture series are held in English by two lecturers each time – one from Tokyo and one from Cologne – brought together via live broadcasting, followed by a Q&A.


Subject to changes

Lectures and discussions in English
- Location at University of Cologne: Room S67, Philosophikum

October 31, 2018 – Openin

November 7, 2018 – Aging Successfully and Productively

November 14, 2018 – Advances in the Treatment of Psychiatric Disorders

November 21, 2018 – How to Care for the Elderly?

  • Challenges for Therapy and Care in Geriatric Patients

Cristina Polidori, Professor of Ageing Medicine, Head Ageing Clinical Research, Dept. II Internal Medicine, University Hospital of Cologne

  • Aging in Place: Home Health Care for the Elderly in Japan

Satoko Nagata, Professor of the Faculty of Nursing and Medical Care, Keio University


November 28, 2018 – Disease Prediction of Neurodegenerative Disorders

December 5, 2018 – The Cost of Health

December 12, 2018 – Cardio-Metabolic Memory and DNA Repair/Epigenetic Regulation

December 19, 2018 – Technology to Support the Aging Society

January 9, 2019 – Living Successfully in an Era of Aging

January 16, 2019 – Staying Healthy over the Course of Life

January 23, 2019 – Living Long and Well: Quality of Life and Well-Being of the Very Old

January 30, 2019 – Declined Cognitive Function of Senior Citizens