According to WHO, Global population ageing is a major challenge faced by all countries, population ageing changes the nature of demands on health care systems which will have to accommodate the needs of older populations while continuing to address other priority health issues such as child and maternal health. With more than 50% of the population above the age of 30 in countries like UK and USA it is also very essential for the developed countries to look at healthy ageing by developing an ageing model. In light of worldwide population ageing, the education of tomorrow's medical doctors must include not only geriatrics care but also interdisciplinary approaches through awareness for training all future medical doctors in the care of older persons.
OMICS Group Inc., has taken the initiative to discover the Geriatricians and Gerontologists to address the challenges and discuss the advancements in the field of “Geriatrics”. The “International Conference on Geriatrics & Gerontology” is scheduled from July 8-10, 2014 in DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Chicago - North Shore Conference Center, Skokie, USA. Globally reputed researchers from various organizations and reputed Gerontologists have extended their support towards the world congress by designing the theme "Improving Health and Health Care Services for the Elderly” for “Geriatrics-2014”. The theme was welcomed by many Geriatric care centers and Gerontologists across the globe which has enabled us to create concrete research symposium. The elegance of the workshops and the advanced research topics that are going to be presented at the international conference shall be definitely interesting and informative
Geriatrics-2014 is a specially designed cluster with 16 tracks and about 100 sub tracks which covers various fields of medicine related with geriatrics. Geriatrics or geriatric medicine is a sub-specialty of internal medicine and family medicine that focuses on health care of elderly people. It aims to promote health by preventing and treating diseases and disabilities in older adults. There is no set age at which patients may be under the care of a geriatrician or geriatric physician, a physician who specializes in the care of elderly people. Rather, this decision is determined by the individual patient's needs, and the availability of a specialist. Gerontology is that the study of the social, psychological and biological aspects of aging. it's distinguished from geriatrics, that is that the branch of medication that studies the diseases of older adults. Gerontologists embody researchers and practitioners within the fields of biology, medicine, optometry, dentistry, welfare work, physical and physiatrics, psychology, psychiatry, sociology, economics, social science, design, geography, urban designing, pharmacy, nursing public health, housing and social science. Clinical Geriatrics has wide range of applications and they can be classified as: Cardio geriatrics, Geriatric dentistry, Geriatric dermatology, Geriatric diagnostic imaging, Geriatric emergency medicine, Geriatric nephrology, Geriatric neurology, Geriatric oncology, Geriatric pharmacotherapy, Geriatric physical examination of interest especially to physicians & physician assistants. Geriatric psychiatry or psycho geriatrics, Geriatric public health or preventive geriatrics, Geriatric rehabilitation , Geriatric rheumatology , Geriatric sexology , Geriatric subspecialty medical clinics. Geriatric Oncology is that the branch of drugs that studies benign and malignant tumors in senior. While anyone will develop cancer, the danger of obtaining the malady will increase with age. Sure cancers, especially, are coupled to aging, like breast, colorectal, prostate, pancreatic, lung, bladder and abdomen cancers. For several reasons, older adults with cancer have totally different desires than younger adults with the malady. Treatment for older adults must contemplate several problems. Geriatric gynecology is the therapeutic work on managing the steadiness of the female regenerative framework like uterus, vagina, and ovaries in matured ladies. Almost all up to date gynecologists are additionally obstetricians. In numerous territories, the claims to fame of gynecology and obstetrics cover. Geriatric Rehabilitation or Geriatric Physical Therapy is the branch of medicine that studies rehabilitation and physical therapy issues in elderly. Geriatric rehabilitation covers three areas: Normal aging due to disuse and deconditioning, cardiovascular problems like vascular disease and stroke and Skeletal problems including osteoporosis and osteoarthritis conditions such as knee and hip replacements. Ageing brain Age is a major hazard consider for most normal neurodegenerative infections, incorporating Mild cognitive hindrance, Alzheimer's infection, cerebrovascular sickness, Parkinson's ailment and Lou Gehrig's sickness. While much research has concentrated on infections of maturing, there are few instructive studies on the atomic science of the maturing cerebrum without neurodegenerative illness or the neuropsychological profile of sound more advanced in year’s mature people. Anti-Ageing Drugs are expected to moderate the maturing process at present being inquired about. One sort of examination is identified with the watched impacts a calorie limitation consume less calories, which has been indicated to broaden lifespan in a few creatures Based on that research, there have been endeavors to advance sedates that will have the same impact on the maturing process as a caloric confinement eat less, which are regarded as Caloric confinement mimetic medications. Dementia is a genuine misfortune of worldwide cognitive capacity in a formerly healthy individual, past what could be normal from ordinary maturing. It may be static, the after effect of an interesting worldwide cerebrum harms, or ongoing, bringing about long hauls decrease because of harm or malady in the form. In spite of the fact that dementia is much more normal in the geriatric populace, it can happen soon after the age of 65, in which case it is termed "early onset dementia". Palliative care is a zone of health awareness that watches alleviating and foreseeing the persevering of patients. Unlike hospice mind, palliative solution is suitable for patients in all debilitation stages, consolidating those encountering prescription for reparable diseases and those living with unending contaminations, and also patients who are nearing the end of life. Palliative medicine utilizes a multidisciplinary approach to patient planning, contingent upon information from specialists, sedate experts, sustain, ministers, social workers, investigators and other partnered health masters in arranging a plan of thought to straightforwardness persevering in each part of a patient's presence.
OMICS Group Inc. would feel it as an honor to invite the research cohort and the doctors in the field of Geriatrics and Gerontology to the “International Conference on Geriatrics & Gerontology”. We promise to keep up with the quality and expectations bestowed upon us. We hope to see you soon at this international event.
Management of Ageing
The Ageing Brain
Recent Advancement is Psycho-Geriatrics
Neuro Endocrine Ageing
Sleep & Ageing Related Disorders
Advanced Models for Research in Ageing
Modern Approaches to Dementia
Cancer and Ageing
Genetics & Ageing
Nutirition and Ageing
Woman and Ageing
Palliative Care in Geriatrics
End of Life