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!

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ARC seminar with Kathryn Paige Harden, Tuesday 18 January 2022 at 16:00 (NB! time)
ARC seminar with Elise Koch, University of Umeå & Umeå Center for Functional Brain Imaging (UFBI)
ARC seminar with Susanne Röhr, University of Leipzig, Tuesday 1 February 2022 at 11:00
ARC seminar with Eider M. Arenaza-Urquijo, Barcelonabeta Brain Research Center, Tuesday 15 February 2022 at 11:00
ARC seminar with Malin Ericsson on Tuesday 22 February 2022 at 11:00

Title: To be confirmed. More info in the KI calendar.
Host: Janne Agerholm

ARC seminar with Anne-Marie Boström, Tuesday 8 March 2022 at 11:00

Title TBC. More info in the KI calendar.
Host: Serhiy Dekhtyar

Job openings

There are no available positions at ARC for the moment

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