Call for Papers: The 9th Annual APRU Research Conference on Population Aging

"Dementia, Cognition, and Healthy and Productive Aging”

The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
7-8 December 2018, Hong Kong

Call for Abstracts:

The conference welcomes the submission of papers or three-page extended abstracts for paper presentations at the conference. Submissions on all topics related to population aging are welcome, especially on the following topics:

- Dementia and cognitive function of the elderly, including measurement, determinants, and consequences for work and elderly care
- Health care and long-term care
- Extending working lives, pensions, and retirement
- Elderly well-being, including economic, social, and physical and mental health

Please submit your papers and abstracts here before 1st September.

Please Note:
The notifications of accepted papers will be sent by 15th September. it is expected that full papers will be available for circulation by the time of the conference.

PhD Student Session:
A special session will be organized for PhD student research presentations. Students can apply for financial support for travel by requesting such support and noting any special circumstances when they submit their papers. Funds are limited, so students are strongly encouraged to seek other sources of support.

Expenses for hotel and meals will be covered by the conference. 

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