MouseAGE Meeting ROME 2018 - Call for bursary applications and abstracts

COST Action BM1402 is pleased to announce that calls for bursary applications and abstracts are now open for the MouseAGE meeting:
Geroprotectors: achievements and challenges

Rome, Italy

24th – 25th September 2018

The meeting will take place at the Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore and will start at 9am on Monday 24th September and conclude at 4pm on Tuesday 25th September.

The key themes to be discussed are:
·        What’s new in healthspan and geroprotectors
·        Models of frailty and resilience
·        Multimorbidity and digital health

Speakers at the meeting will include Dan Ehninger (German Center for Neurodegenerative Diseases, Germany), Costas Bekas (IBM Research Zurich, Switzerland), Alessandra Marengoni (University of Brescia, Italy) and Alessandro Blasimme (ETH Zurich,Switzerland).

There are a number of bursaries available for researchers to attend the meeting - these will cover accommodation, travel and meals in line with COST reimbursement rules. COST rules on reimbursement are detailed in the COST vademecum which can be found here: http://www.cost.eu/participate. Reimbursement will occur after the meeting.

Please use the form HERE to register your interest in attending the meeting, apply for a bursary and submit your abstract. Submitted abstracts should also be emailed to mouseage@sheffield.ac.uk.

Deadline for submitting the form is Wednesday 4th July 2018.

Applicants will be notified on the outcome of their bursary and abstract applications within two weeks of the close date (4 July).

Please contact mouseage@sheffield.ac.uk if you have any questions.