Leibniz-Forschungsverbund
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Programme

Monday, 27 February 2017


12:00 - 13:00 h, Arrival and refreshment


13:00 - 13:15 h, Welcome / Introductory comments

Prof. Dr. K. Lenhard Rudolph (FLI)
Prof. Dr. Jean Krutmann (IUF)
Prof. Dr. Eckart D. Gundelfinger (LIN)


13:15 - 15:00 h, 1. Session

Biomedical mechanisms and markers of ageing

Chair: Prof. Dr. K. Lenhard Rudolph, FLI

Keynote: Ageing and rejuvenation of stem cells
Prof. Dr. Hartmut Geiger
Ulm University, Institute for Molecular Medicine

Transcriptomics of ageing immune cells
Dr. Andreas Grützkau, German Rheumatism Research Centre Berlin (DRFZ)

The ageing synapse
Dr. Michael Kreutz, Leibniz Institute for Neurobiology Magdeburg (LIN)

Naked mole rats exhibit unique proteome features linked to longevity
Dr. Alessandro Ori, Leibniz Institute on Aging Jena(FLI)

Do extracellular vesicles un human olasma contain specific biomarkers for early diagnostics of Alzheimer's disease?
Prod. Dr. Helmut E. Meyer, ISAS Dortmund


15:00 - 15:30 h, Coffee break


15:30 - 16:45 h, 2. Session

Psychosocial environmental determinants of ageing associated dysfunctions and diseases

Chair: Prof. Dr. Jean Krutmann (IUF)

Keynote: Ageing, health, and function: Insights from the Canadian Longitudinal Study on Ageing (CLSA)
Prof. Dr. Susan Kirkland
Depts Community Health and Epidemiology & Medicine
Dalhousie University, Halifax / Canada

The SALIA study: German longitudinal cohort on environmental exposure, lifestyle and ageing
Dr. Tamara Schikowski, Leibniz Research Institute for Environmental Medicine Düsseldorf (IUF)

Effects of ageing and physical activity on motor performance and learning
Prof. Dr. Claudia Voelker-Rehage, TU Chemnitz


16:45 - 18:00 h, 3. Session

PhD Session

Chair: Anika Dirks (LIN)

In need for personalized medicine: Posttranslational modification underlies the divergent mechanisms by which Amyloid-β induces synaptic dysfunction and cognitive decline in ageing and Alzheimer's disease
Katarzyna M. Grochowska (LIN)

Epigenetic stress responses induce muscle stem-cell aging by Hoxa9 developmental signals
Simon Schwörer (FLI)

Age and diet affect the intestinal crypt proteome
Nadja Gebert (FLI)

What’s that smell? — Repeated odor exposure enhances olfactory sensitivity
Richard Höchenberger (DIfE)


18:00 - 19:00 h, Poster session with wine & cheese


19:00 - 20:30 h, Public outreach event (in German)

Altern, Ernährung und Gesundheit: Mythen und Fakten

Grußwort: Prof. Dr. Eckart D. Gundelfinger (LIN)

Vortrag:
Altern, Ernährung und Gesundheit: Mythen und Fakten
Prof. Dr. Frank Madeo
Karl-Franzens-Universität Graz / Österreich, Institut für Molekulare Biowissenschaften


ab 20:30 h, Reception with music



Tuesday, 28 February 2017


8:30 - 10:00 h, 4. Session

Active and self-determined ageing in place

Chair: Prof. Dr. Bernhard Müller (IOER)

Keynote: Mechanisms of Stem Cell & Organism Ageing
Prof. Dr. K. Lenhard Rudolph
Leibniz Institute on Aging Jena (FLI)

Urban green and ageing populations - the role of green spaces in care facilities for elderly people across European cities
Dr. Martina Artmann, Leibniz Institute of Ecological Urban and Regional Development Drsden (IOER)

Health information literacy and self-determined ageing
Dr. Anne-Kathrin Mayer, Leibniz Institute for Psychology Information Trier (ZPID)


10:00 - 10:30 h, Coffee Break


10:30 - 12:00 h

Working sessions focus groups


12:00 - 13:30 h, Lunch


12:30 - 13:30 h

PhD Meeting


13:30 - 15:30 h

Plenary session focus groups & PhD students

Immunology and ageing, Head: Prof. Dr. Andreas Radbruch (DRFZ)

Synaptic ageing, Head: Dr. Michael Kreutz (LIN)

Alternative animal models of ageing, Head: Prof. Dr. Thomas Hildebrandt (IZW)

Biomarkers of ageing associated dysfunctions and diseases, Head: Prof. Dr. Helmut E. Meyer (ISAS)

From mice to men, Head: Dr. Stephan Getzmann (IfADo)

Healthy ageing in place, Head: Prof. Dr. Bernhard Müller (IOER)

Health (information) literacy as a contribution to heatlhy ageing, Head: Dr. Anne-Kathrin Mayer (ZPID)

PhD meeting; Nadja Gebert (FLI), Anika Dirks (LIN), Richard Höchenberger (DIfE)

Closing remarks
Prof. Dr. K. Lenhard Rudolph (FLI)
Prof. Dr. Jean Krutmann (IUF)
Prof. D.r Eckart D. Gundelfinger (LIN)

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