Prof. Finbarr C Martin

Emeritus Professor of Medical Gerontology · Guys and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust

Finbarr Martin has 30 years’ experience as a full-time NHS consultant at Guys and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust in London (1984 to 2014).

COVID-19 Health Services Development and Evaluation Frailty Health Care of Older People Geriatric Syndromes

Professor Claire Surr

Professor of Dementia Studies and Director of the Centre for Dementia Research · Leeds Beckett University

Her research addresses care and support for people living with dementia and those who care for them.

General Hospitals Social Care Patient Support Carers Dementia

Diane Bunn

Lecturer in Health Sciences · University of East Anglia

Her expertise is in hydration among older people – and especially those in care homes.

Hydration in the Older People Population Hydration Health Sciences

Greg Shaw

Director of International and Corporate Relations · International Federation on Ageing

Mr. Shaw represents the IFA at the United Nations, works closely with governments, and maintains the IFA’s elder abuse initiatives

Population Ageing Care Continuum Elder Abuse Prevention Healthy Ageing Program Implementation

James Desborough

Senior Lecturer in Pharmacy Practice · University of East Anglia

His research explores medication adherence – how to support patients in sticking to their regular treatment and drug-taking routines.

Medication Adherence Chemical Sciences Clinical Pharmacy Pharmacy Therapeutics

Prof. Trisha Dunning

Vice President · International Diabetes Federation

Professor Dunning's work focuses on diabetes and older people, palliative and end of life care, the needs of family carers and medicines

Diabetes Palliative Care End of Life Care Caregivers Health Education

J. Donald Cohon, PhD

Distinguished Visiting Scholar - Infant & Early Childhood Development - School of Psychology · Fielding Graduate University

Designs community-based programs for disenfranchised groups

Community and organizational psychology Cross-cultural psychology Kinship Adaptation of refugee communities Intergenerational program design and implementation

Dr Ian Maidment

Reader, Pharmacy · Aston University

Dr Ian Maidment is an experienced researcher, manager and clinician with a broad research background.

Community Pharmacy Dementia Pharmacology Mental Health Medication Management for Older People

Dr. Sytse Zuidema

Professor of Elderly Care Medicine and Dementia · University Medical Center Groningen (UMCG)

Prof Sytse Zuidema is Professor of Elderly Care Medicine and Dementia at University Medical Center Groningen (UMCG)

Geriatric Medicine Dementia Long-term Care and Community Frailty

Dr. Anthea Tinker

Professor of Social Gerontology · King's College London

Anthea Tinker's main areas of research interest are social policy and research ethics, specialising since 1974 in Gerontology.

Public Policy Frailty Home Care Elder Abuse Social Policy

Katherine Kortes-Miller

Assistant Professor, School of Social Work and Palliative Care Division Lead, Centre for Education and Research on Aging and Health (CERAH) · Lakehead University

An unconventional death educator and researcher with a passion for palliative care and improving end of life care for all

Gerontology Palliative Care End-Of-Life Care Interprofessional Education and Care LGBTQ

Chris Fox

Professor of Clinical Psychiatry · University of East Anglia

His main areas of work are in ageing brain care, improving memory & cognitive decline, & researching side effects of medicines on the brain.

Ageing Brain Care Dementia Cognitive Decline Clinical Psychiatry Memory

Dr Alexis Paton

Lecturer, Social Epidemiology and the Sociology of Health · Aston University

Alexis Paton's research focuses on how sociology and medical ethics can improve healthcare services.

Health Inequalities Health Improvement Sociology of Health Bioethics Medical Ethics

Ruth Hancock

Professor in the Economics of Health and Welfare · University of East Anglia

She has a particular interest in long-term elderly care funding and models for different funding scenarios.

Survey Design and Data Analysis Economic Modelling Economics of Aging Elderly Care Stategies Long-Term Care

Dr. Endre Ludwig

Medical Doctor · Semmelweis University

Medical Doctor at the Semmelweis Medical University and specializes in Internal Medicine, Clinical Pharmacology and Infectology

Vaccination Pneumococcal Vaccines Antimicrobials Clinical Pharmacology Adult Vaccination

Prof. Roman Prymula

Director · University Hospital, University of Defence

Dr. Prymula is involved in various research activities in preventive medicine, including clinical development of new vaccines

Vaccination COVID-19 Infectious Diseases Vaccines Medical Microbiology

Dr. Jean-Pierre Michel

Professor of Geriatric Medicine · Geneva University

Dr. Jean-Pierre Michel is a full Professor of Medicine at Geneva University Medical School and head of the geriatric ward

Vaccination Adult Vaccination Geriatric Medicine Public Palliative Medicine Vaccines 4 Life Program

Peter Lloyd-Sherlock

Professor of Social Policy and International Development · University of East Anglia

His research explores the lives of older people in developing countries – especially with regard to health, wellbeing and social protection.

Elderly Population Health and Wellbeing COVID-19 Ageing Social Protection

Mr. Mark Brandon, OAM.

Chief Policy and Regulatory Officer · Estia Health

Mark is an internationally recognised thought leader and expert on strategy,

Leadership Development Management Business Strategy Policy Quality and Education in Aged Care

Prof. Marie Beaulieu

Professor, School of Social Work · University of Sherbrooke

Marie Beulaieu is a professor at the department of social services of the faculty of letters and humanities of the Université de Sherbrooke.

Public Policy Active Ageing Elder Abuse Human Rights Frailty