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


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 neuroscientists and geriatricians from Europe and the United States.  The course is organized by the … Continue reading Summer school on neuroscience & aging, Venice, Italy


Weekly seminars and international forums

Next international forum: Tuesday June 4, at 10:00-12:00 Venue: Widerströmska huset, ARC, Tomtebodavägen 18 A, conference room, floor 10 Working conditions and health: recent evidence from large cohort studies Mariana Virtanen, Professor, Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Uppsala University and Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Helsinki and Turku, Finland


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. Courses last one week (except for Stata courses, held on Sunday, which last one day). … Continue reading 2013 Summer School on Modern Methods in Biostatistics and Epidemiology


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) on the FAS website.