URPP DynAge Colloquia


Where/when: Tuesdays from 14:30 to 16:00 at Andreasstrasse (AND 4.55 / 4.57)

Note: *Easter Holiday: March 29th - April 7th


Program Spring 2018

27.02.2018: Candidate talks

06.03.2018: Hannah Süss and Jasemine Willi
"Psychobiology of perimenopausal transition – Study design"

13.03.2018: Jessica Oschwald
"The effect of multilingualism on changes in brain structure and executive functions in healthy older adults"

20.03.2018: Elena Gardini
"Estrogen receptor genes methylation in the women 40+ aging study: Background, methods and preliminary results"

27.03.2018*: Shauna McGee
"Assessing adult psychological adjustment in survivors of childhood institutional abuse in Ireland - A project plan"

10.04.2018: Stefanie Lindner
"Measuring Big Five daily behaviors in older adults"

17.04.2018: Mona Neysari
"Couples' verbal communication: From lab to "real-life""

24.04.2018: Tabea Meier
"Capturing healthy aging through natural language: Insights into the narrative-based online study on healthy aging"

08.05.2018: Walter Bierbauer
"Health behaviour change in cardiovascular rehabilitation"

15.05.2018: Basil Chaix (Guest speaker)
Pierre Louis Institute of Epidemiology and Public Health (iPLESP), Paris
"Sensor-based investigations of the relationships between the environment, mobility, and health"

29.05.2018: Lea Bartsch
"Neural decoding of working memory processes in young and older adults - An MVPA study"


URPP DynAge GERONTOLOGY-GERIATRICS satellite colloquium

Geronotology-geriatrics colloquium at the URPP Dynamics of Healthy Aging for an in-depth exchange of psychological and medical aging research.

When/where: Wednesdays from 9:30 to 11:00h at Andreasstrasse (AND 4.55 / 4.57)


09.05.18: Dr. en C.M. Luis Miguel F. Gutiérrez
Director General of the National Institute of Geriatrics at the National Institutes of Health in Mexico

26.09.18: PD Dr. med. Georg Bosshard
Senior physician Long-term Care at the Klinik für Geriatrie, USZ

24.10.18: Prof. Dr. med. Heike A. Bischoff-Ferrari
Head of the Zentrum Alter und Mobilität, USZ
Professor at the Lehrstuhl Geriatrie und Altersforschung, UZH
Director of Universitäre Geriatrie USZ und Stadtspital Waid

28.11.18: PD Dr. med. Thomas Münzer
Head physician and member of the executive board at the Geriatrische Klinik St. Gallen AG
European Academy for Medicine of Aging Board Member

23.01.19: Dr. med. Florian Riese
Senior physician at the Klinik für Alterspsychiatrie, PUK

Feb/März 2019: Prof. Dr. med. Edouard Battegay
Director of the Klinik und Poliklinik für Innere Medizin, USZ