This intensive study course composed of four sessions, is directed towards faculty members of departments of geriatrics and academic teachers planning a career in geriatrics or in medical gerontology. The course can also be attended by junior potential academic staff working in other fields (internal medicine, sub-specialties, biology) involving the ageing process and care of elderly people.
The programme aims to increase scientific, clinical, educational and managerial competences in medical gerontology. A certificate will be issued by the European Academy for Medicine of Ageing after the successful conclusion of the four sessions.
Following are the dates and topics for EAMA Course XIV.
Principles of Geriatric Care
January 31 2022 - February 4 2022
Cognition and Behaviour
Service Development and Leadership
23 - 27 January, 2023
How to Provide Geriatric Care
19 -23 June, 2023
Course cost: EURO 10,800.- + EURO 80.- (for diploma), paid in 2 instalments. This includes tuition, hotel accommodation and meals for the entire course (four weeks of five days).
Except for very serious personal or professional reasons, any cancellation prior to 2 months before the beginning of a session will be charged EURO 450.-.
Thereafter, a session fee of EURO 1,600.- will be charged.
If you wish to apply for the XIVth course starting January 2022 , please click on the link "Application Form" (in the left-hand menu) to submit your application online. The application deadline is April, 30th 2021
Please note that we advice to follow the course form session 1 and continue until graduation. However it is allowed to join at a ongoing course with permission of the board.