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 XII:

January 23 - 27, 2017: Principles of Geriatric Care
Blankenberge, Belgium

June 26 - 30, 2017: Evidence-Based Medicine in Geriatrics
Ávila, Spain

January 22 - 26, 2018: Cognition and Behaviour
Cannes, France

June 25 - 29, 2018: How to Provide Geriatric Care
Wieliczka, Poland


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 XIIth course which has started January 2017 or the XIIIth course starting January 2019 , please click on the link "Application Form" (in the left-hand menu) to submit your application online.