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 …

Weekly seminars and international forums

Upcoming seminar at ARC is on April 24, at 11:00-12:00: Functional brain imaging of cognitive status and its progression for patients with Parkinson’s disease Urban Ekman, PhD student, Umeå Center for functional brain imaging, Umeå Universitet

Summer school on neuroscience & aging, Venice, Italy

Sign up now for the Summer School on Neuroscience and Aging in Venice, Italy, from 10-15 June 2013. The course is based on lectures and laboratory sessions (e.g., basic science sections, neuroimaging demonstrations, sections on protocols’ presentations and discussion), and the faculty includes …

Debora Rizzuto defends doctoral dissertation “Living longer than expected: protective and risk factors for human longevity”

At 10:00 on 8 February 2013, ARC doctoral student Debora Rizzuto successfully defended her dissertation “Living longer than expected: protective and risk factors of human longevity” at the Samuelsson lecture hall, Tomtebodavägen. Debora’s main supervisor was Laura Fratiglioni and her opponent was Kaare Christensen.   …

2013 Summer School on Modern Methods in Biostatistics and Epidemiology

It is our pleasure to announce the 2013 Summer School on Modern Methods in Biostatistics and Epidemiology. The School aims to provide introductory and advanced courses in medical statistics and epidemiology and their application in etiology research and public health. …

ARC receives continuation of funding for graduate school

The Graduate Research School on Health and Aging at ARC has received has received 3 years of continued funding from the Swedish Council for Working Life and Social Research (FAS). The school was established in 2008. Read more (in Swedish) …

Fall 2012 Thursday seminar and International Forum schedule

Fall 2013 schedule

Workshop in applied statistics

ARC will host a workshop in applied statistics with Professor Matteo Bottai on 3 December 2012.

Other Graduate School activities