Course Overview

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 XIII:

January 21 - 25, 2019: Principles of Geriatric Care
Brussels, Belgium

June 24 - 28, 2019:Cognition an Behaviour
Vienna, Austria

January 20 - 24, 2020: Evidence-Based Medicine in Geriatrics
Nice, France


June 22 - 26, 2020: How to Provide Geriatric Care
Avila, Spain


Course Fee

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 XIIIth course starting January 2019 , please click on the link "Application Form" (in the left-hand menu) to submit your application online. The application deadline is October, 31st 2018