Photo: Veronica Tybell

Aging Research Center

A multidisciplinary research center devoted to aging and health. Established in 2000 by Karolinska Institutet and Stockholm University.

ARC’s mission

ARC’s mission is to improve the health and well-being of older individuals by contributing to the understanding of the aging process from a biomedical, and psychological and sociological perspective in relation to life-long social and physical contexts. ARC conducts research and education and spreads research findings within and outside the scientific community.

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Welcome to ARC’s website!

If you discover flaws (e.g. links not working or missing photos), or lack some information you think should be included in the website, please notify us by sending an email to

International forum (ARC seminar series) with Sarah Genon, 12 December 2022, 10:00-12:00

Topic: Cognitive Neuroinformatics
Venue: Large conference room, floor 10, Widerström building, Tomtebodavägen 18a, and online seminar via Zoom (
Host: Ingrid Ekström

ARC upcoming events

Seminars at the Aging Research Center

ARC seminars – Fall 2022

Hosts and contact persons


  • On location: ARC conference room on floor 10, Widerström building, Tomtebodavägen 18a, Solna
  • Via Zoom: permanent Zoom link (unless otherwise specified):

See all upcoming ARC events on the KI calendar.



Job openings

Available positions at ARC are also advertised on the Job openings page. All open academic and administrative functions are listed on Karolinska Institutet’s website – including all open positions for doctoral students and postdocs.