Please find below links to ARC’s publications’ lists, with the newest listed first.
- About us
- Data sets
- The Swedish National Study on Aging and Care in Kungsholmen (SNAC-K) Population Study
- SNACK-MRI Population Study
- The Swedish National Study on Aging and Care in Kungsholmen (SNAC-K) Care System Study
- Swedish Panel Study of Living Conditions of the Oldest Old (SWEOLD)
- The Cognition, Brain, and Aging (COBRA) Project
- The Kungsholmen Project
- Cardiovascular Risk Factors, Aging and Dementia (CAIDE)
- Finnish Geriatric Intervention Study to Prevent Cognitive Impairment and Disability (FINGER)
- The Betula Project
- Dementia in Swedish Twins (HARMONY)
- Graduate school
- News & Press
ARC – a division of NVS
NVS is a department of Karolinska Institutet and stands for: Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society (NVS).
ARC is led by Laura Fratiglioni, Director, and Kristina Johnell, Division Head.
Weekly seminars and international forums
Next seminar is on Tuesday May 5, at 11 to 12:
Elderly poverty: economic hardship in young pensioners’ everyday lives
Angelika Thelin, PhD, Linnaeus University
Upcoming dissertations and half-times
May 11, at 13:00
Slutseminarium: Gotta survey somebody: methodological challenges in population surveys of older people
Supervisor: Carin Lennartsson
Co-supervisors: Mats Thorslund
Place: B900, Department of Sociology, Stockholms University
May 22, at 09:00
Dissertation: Emotional facial processing in younger and older adults
Supervisor: Håkan Fischer
Co-supervisors: Daniel Lundqvist, Lars Bäckman, Hui Xin Wang
Place: Petrénsalen, Nobelsväg 12b, Solna
June 1, at 13:00
Half-time: Lifestyle, cognitive aging, and changes in brain structure: direct and indirect links
Supervisor: Martin Lövdén
Co-supervisors: Lars Bäckman, Yvonne Brehmer, Erika Jonsson Laukka
Place: Gävlegatan 16, large conference room, floor 8
September 24 - Dissertation: Cardiovascular risk factors, brain structure, and cognitive decline in old age: A population-based study
October 2 - Dissertation: Cognitive performance in old-age depression
Register for conference on Ageing and Health
ARC is together with CASE and AgeCap organising the conference “Horizons for Comparative and Integrative Research on Ageing and Health” in Stockholm, Sweden, October 7-8, 2015. The conference is funded by the Swedish Research council.
There is no registration fee for the conference, but delegates are responsible for the costs of their own travel and accommodations.
Want to know more about elderly care in Sweden?
The Stockholm Gerontology Research Center links research with practice, promoting the use of research findings in the social and health care sectors. Their website is a good place to go for information about social and health care for older people in Sweden.
Looking for information about dementia?
The Swedish Dementia Centre spreads knowledge about dementia, and you can find comprehensive information about dementia on their website. Most of the information is in Swedish, but some is in English.