Monthly News Roundup – October 2015

Photo Credit: Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia
Photo Credit: Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia

Last month, Global Health Aging explored diverse topics such as elderly refugees, menopause, physical activity and older caregivers. The blog is always on the lookout for regular and guest writers, so it’s been great to work with more companies and guest writers including the regular writers. WHO Centre for Health Development is the featured company for October. Let’s take a look at what happened this past month at Global Health Aging.

On the Blog

In the News

September Peer Reviews

Featured Company

WHO Centre for Health Development conducts research on the effects of social, economic, and environmental change and its implications for health policies. The research focus is on urban settings and includes programmes on urban health metrics; urban health governance; emergency preparedness and urban health. In regards to aging, the Centre works closely with colleagues from around the world to conduct research on age-friendly environments, including the development of indicators for age-friendly cities. The Centre also draws upon the specific expertise and experience of Japan where the Centre is located. In collaboration with Japanese researchers, the WHO Centre for Health Development is conducting research on identifying interventions and policies that can add healthy years to life. If you want more information, visit the website here.


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