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Interview vom 23. Januar 2020 zum 44. NAR-Seminar
Ernährung – eine unverzichtbare Säule für das Gesundheitsmanagement einer Gesellschaft
(durchgeführt von Patrick Heldmann)

Dr. Sabine Goisser

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NAR I Network Aging Research

Aging as a consequence of the normal aging process is open to interventions. Age not. Since aging affects the human being in its entirety, we have founded the Network Aging Research (NAR), in order to research the different aspects of aging on an interdisciplinary concept.


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Next NAR-Lecture I 20.02.2020 I 17.00-19.00 Uhr


will take place on Thursday, 20 February 2020.

  • Why We Eat What We Eat - A Psychological Perspective
     Prof. Dr. Britta Renner, Constance
  • The "right" weight in old age - tape measure contra laissez-faire
    Prof. Dr. Jürgen M. Bauer, Heidelberg
  • Living healthier and longer through the "right" food? - Possibilities of health prevention through nutrition
    Dr. Sabine Goisser, Heidelberg

Contact I Taisiya Baysalova I Tel. +49 6221 54 8101



Final Conference: Research Training Group "People with Dementia in the Acute Hospital"

The Research Training Group "People with Dementia in the Acute Hospital" funded by the Robert Bosch Foundation under the scientific direction of Andreas Kruse, Konrad Beyreuther, Jürgen M. Bauer and Birgit Teichmann has set itself the goal of researching innovative approaches to dealing with dementia in the acute hospital.

Congress languages are English and German. All talks and panel discussions will be translated simultaneously.

For international participants: Please notify us if you are in need of interpreting services.

Appointment I Monday, March 16, 2020, from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm.

Photo: Adobe Stock

Contact I Dr. Birgit Teichmann I Tel. +49 6221 54 8124



Special issue "People with Dementia in the Acute Hospital"

For the past 16 years, the Robert Bosch Stiftung has been focusing its funding on one, to find the best possible way to deal with the disease dementia and those affected and support relatives in their "life with dementia". To hospitalizations for Patients with the secondary diagnosis to make dementia gentler, the Robert Bosch Foundation sponsored in 2012 the program "People with dementia in acute hospital"  at the Network Aging Research of the University of Heidelberg. The scientific direction lies with Prof. Dr. med. Dr. h.c. Andreas Kruse, Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Konrad Beyreuther, PD Dr. Jürgen Bauer and Dr. med. Birgit Teichmann. The goal of the Research Training Group is the research of innovative approaches for dealing with dementia in the acute hospital. Due to the interdisciplinary cooperation in the Kolleg, new scientific and Findings to promote the quality of life of people with dementia during and be developed after the stay in the acute hospital. The supplement of the magazine for gerontology and geriatrics, funded by the Robert Bosch Foundation thus represents the
optimal platform to gain scientific knowledge and its to make translational projects accessible to the public, both from practitioners as well as scientists.

Issuing Editor I Birgit Teichmann, Jürgen M. Bauer, Konrad Beyreuther and Andreas Kruse

Contact I Dr. Birgit Teichmann I Tel. +49 6221 54 8124 I E-Mail:


Cäcilia-Schwarz-Award for innovation in old aid

Dr. Carl-Philipp Jansen, scientific employee of the network ageing research, receives the "Cäcilia-Schwarz-funding award of the German Association for public and private care e.v. for innovation in the old aid"

He was awarded for his master's degree, in which he had dealt with the recording and modification of movement behavior in the stationary elderly care.

"I am incredibly proud that our work receives a special appreciation 'out of practice' through this award. This makes it more than just research", says the clown sports scientist in his speech.

The Award ceremony took place on June 19., 2019 in Berlin.

Photo credits: Holger Groß

Contact I Dr. Birgit Teichmann I Tel. +49 6221 54 8124


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