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Population aging changes societies in many ways - Scientific research contributes to reaching the full potential of longer lives

Gerontology Research Center, GEREC

Aging Research in Finland

GEREC is a collaborative effort in aging research jointly run by the University of Jyväskylä and the University of Tampere, read more about us.


GEREC is co-organizing the Nordic Congress of Gerontology in June 19.-22. 2016 in Tampere Finland. Theme of the congress is Good Ageing - Better Society. The congress gathers over 700 professionals of gerontology from all over the world. Register now and join the meeting in Tampere in June!



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