Speaker: Prof David B. Matchar, Professor and the Inaugural Director of the Programme in Health Services and Systems Research, Duke-NUS Medical School
The session will discuss the primary care system in Singapore and how it can be best adapted to meet the fast evolving challenges presented by rapid demographic shifts. Register here!
International Forum on the Super Aging Challenge
Date: November 15-16 (Japan time)
The aging of societies around the world will continue to proceed rapidly over the next half century. Therefore, we have to provide and share ideas to tackle the dramatic social changes we are facing due to aging populations. To help solve the issue of “super aging,” we will invite global experts from industry, academia and government to discuss how to achieve a more active aging society. Read more and register here!
Getting Older in Singapore: Findings from a National Longitudinal Survey of Older Adults
Date: November 16 at 9 am-1:15 pm (Singapore time)
Symposium: Understanding the dynamics in health, employment, social engagement and intergenerational transfers among older Singaporeans. Read more…
29th Colloquium on Pensions and Retirement Research
Mature Workers in Organisations (MWOS) Virtual Symposium Series
Date: Sep and Nov 2021, as well as for Jan, Mar and Jun 2022
The Virtual Symposium Series is hosted by CEPAR’s Organisations and the Mature Workforce research stream, based at the Centre’s Curtin University and University of Sydney nodes, with the aim of encouraging interaction between academic researchers from a broad range of disciplines as well as from industry and government. Contact Alison Williams and Leah Zoszak if you would like to be added to the Mature Workforce Online Symposium Seminar Series mailing list.
CARE Expert Programme
Date: August 25at 9 am (Singapore time)
Speaker: Prof Nicholas Graves, Duke-NUS and the SingHealth Duke-NUS Health Services Research Institute.
The talk will introduce the problem of chronic wounds, provide simple definitions, review the risk factors and describe the economic burdens as well as present some data from Singapore to show rates by different age groups. Register here!
Financing and Sustainability of Future Proofing Aged Care
Date: September 7 at 1-2 pm (AEST)
Hear from distinguished experts as they discuss financing and sustainability of future proofing aged care in Australia at this upcoming webinar, co-hosted by the ARC Centre of Excellence in Population Ageing Research (CEPAR) and the UNSW Ageing Futures Institute (AFI). Read more…