Issue 2 - Ageing Societies


Table of contents


Editorial
Linda Fried, MD, MPH - Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health
Fred Paccaud, PhD - Faculté de Médecine de Lausanne and Insitut Universitaire de Médecine Sociale et Préventive


Understanding and Advancing the Health of Older Populations in sub-Saharan Africa: Policy Perspectives and Evidence Needs
Isabella Aboderin, PhD - Oxford Institute of Ageing, University of Oxford

Is There a Wealth Dividend of Aging Societies?
Marc Suhrcke, Elena Fumagalli and Ruth Hancock - of Medicine, Health Policy & Practice, University of East Anglia (UK)

Physical Activity for an Aging Population
Abby C. King, PhD - Department of Health Research & Policy, and Stanford Prevention Research Center, Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford
Diane K. King, PhD - Institute for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente, Denver


Aging and Urbanization: Can Cities Be Designed to Foster Active Aging?
John R Beard, Charles Petitot - Department of Ageing and Life Course, World health Organization, Geneva.

Future of Multimorbidity Research: How Should Understanding of Multimorbidity Inform Health System Design?
Cynthia M. Boyd, MD, MPH. Division of Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology, Department of Medicine. Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

Frailty as a Nexus Between the Biology of Aging, Environmental Conditions and Clinical Geriatrics

Luigi Ferrucci, MD, PhD - Longitudinal Studies Section, Clinical Research Branch, National Institute on Aging, NIH, Baltimore, MD, USA

Charles Hesdorffer, MBBCh, MMED - Longitudinal Studies Section, Clinical Research Branch, National Institute on Aging, NIH, Baltimore, MD, USA

Stefania Bandinelli, MD - Geriatric Department, ASF – Firenze, Florence, Italy

Eleanor M. Simonsick, PhD - Longitudinal Studies Section, Clinical Research Branch, National Institute on Aging, NIH, Baltimore, MD, USA



Implications of Lifecourse Epidemiology for Research on Determinants of Adult Disease

Sze Liu - Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston

Richard N. Jones - Division of Gerontology, Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Institute for Aging Research, Hebrew SeniorLife, Harvard Medical School, Boston

M. Maria Glymour - Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston


Public Health and the Aging Family
Toni C. Antonucci - University of Michigan
Kristin M. Wong - University of Michigan


The Impact of Working Beyond Traditional Retirement Ages on Mental Health: Implications for Public Health and Welfare Policy
Will Maimaris - Faculty of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
Helen Hogan - Faculty of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
Karen Lock - Faculty of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine


Health and Social Conditions of Older People in Albania. Baseline Data from a National Survey
Alban Ylli MD, MSc, PhD - Faculty of Medicine, University of Tirana, Institute of Public Health, General Secretary, Albanian Association of Geriatry, Gerontology

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