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September 17th - 18th, 2019 - Prague days of gerontology

On Tuesday, 17th and Wednesday 18th, September 2019, the 22st Annual Prague Days of Gerontology will be held.

This year's meeting of Gerontology professionals takes place at Faculty of Architecture, CTU, Thákurova 9, Prague 6 - Dejvice. More information about the program and applications can be found here.

BMC Research Notes Article

On July 29th, 2019, BMC Research Notes published an article entitled "Data of a sub‑analysis of the DEMDATA study: characteristics of Austrian and Czech nursing homes residents". The article is authored by Margit Höfler, Paulina Ratajczak, Anna Beránková, Doris Prieschl, Michal Šteffl, Iva Holmerová a Stefanie R. Auer. The article a

Care and Maintenance: A Double Trouble of Residential Care

On Thursday, May 9, 2019, from 10 am to 12 pm, a public seminar entitled "Care and Maintenance: A Double Trouble of Residential Care" will be held in the Center for Theoretical Studies (Husova 4, Prague 1). Zdeněk Konopásek, Radek Carboch, Dana Hradcová and Michal Synek will present a new project Vulnerable residents in fragile residences: An inquiry into tensions of residential care.

New technologies: an opportunity or challenge for an aging population?

On March 27 - 28, 2019 the third annual international conference named "(eng)aging!" will be held in Prague. This year's theme is "New technologies: an opportunity or challenge for an aging population?"

The conference will be held in English.

The event is organized by    and .

The Practices and Politics of Description

On May 14, 2019, our colleagues Mgr. Dana Hradcová, Ph.D. and Mgr. Michal Synek will take part in the international workshop called "The Practices and Politics of Description" at Liverpool University.

Their contribution is titled "In between silence and re-describing issues of care: An attempt at ethnography of cognitive dis/ability". The more detailed program including abstracts can be found here.

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