Doctoral course: Integration of neuroimaging and cognition in normal aging and dementia

Time: October 10 – October 14, 2016 Place: Aging Research Center (ARC, NVS Department, Karolinska Institutet & Stockholm University), Gävlegatan 16, Stockholm Credits: 2.0 This one-week course, offered to doctoral students, focuses on the study of the neural bases of cognitive decline in normal aging and dementia. The main neuroimaging methods included in this course are: Structural MRI … Continue reading Doctoral course: Integration of neuroimaging and cognition in normal aging and dementia


Winter school on psychiatric epidemiology, Wengen, Switzerland

Sign up now for the  Winter school on psychiatric epidemiology, Wengen, Switzerland, from 21 to 23 January, 2016. The Global Mental Health Movement has come to age and its rapidly acquired scientific maturity is underpinned by sound, cross-culturally valid epidemiological methods. The importance of mental health in the global health agenda is now widely recognized, and … Continue reading Winter school on psychiatric epidemiology, Wengen, Switzerland


Doctoral course: Integration of Neuroimaging and Cognition in Normal Aging and Dementia

Time: November 9th – November 13th, 2015 Place: Aging Research Center (ARC, NVS Department, Karolinska Institutet & Stockholm University), Gävlegatan 16, Stockholm Credits: 1.5 This one-week course, offered to doctoral students, will focus on the study of the neural bases of cognitive decline in normal aging and dementia. The main neuroimaging methods included in this … Continue reading Doctoral course: Integration of Neuroimaging and Cognition in Normal Aging and Dementia


Exchange-retreat between research groups at ARC and AgeCap

Members from the Aging Research Center (ARC) at Karolinska Institutet/Stockholm University and the Neuropsychiatric Epidemiology group (EPINEP) at the Centre for Ageing and Health (AgeCap) at the University of Gothenburg had a very successful and rewarding retreat, the 4-5th of February at Knistad Herrgård, Skövde. The main purpose of the event was to exchange knowledge … Continue reading Exchange-retreat between research groups at ARC and AgeCap


Seminar on grants application for the junior researchers at ARC

ARC Juniors coordinators Shireen Sindi & Linnea Sjöberg are organizing a seminar on grants application for the junior researchers at ARC. Title: Writing Successful Grant Applications Date: Wednesday 21 January 2015 Time: 13:00-15:00 Location: ARC 8th floor – Large conference room KI Grants office will hold a 1 hour session. Prof. Martin Lövdén and Prof. Johan Fritzell … Continue reading Seminar on grants application for the junior researchers at ARC


ARC Juniors – annual research retreat

The junior researchers at ARC had a very successful retreat at Ljunglöfska slottet on 10th of October. Juniors from the three different sectors presented their research and engaged in interesting and constructive discussions. In the afternoon, the juniors had focus group discussions related to the topic “Working with large databases at ARC: Challenges and Opportunities”. Discussion … Continue reading ARC Juniors – annual research retreat


Life course epidemiology – 4.5 higher education credits

Time: weeks 10 and 13, 2014, 9 am – 4.30 pm Place: University of Gothenburg The course in life course epidemiology, offered to both doctoral and post-doctoral students, will focus on how factors at different stages of life may affect later outcomes in health and function. The course will cover epidemiological and statistical methods related … Continue reading Life course epidemiology – 4.5 higher education credits


Weekly seminars and international forums

Next seminar takes place on September 28, at 10 to 12: International forum: The long arm of childhood conditions around the world Gindo Tampubolon, PhD, Research Fellow, University of Manchester, UK