Keynote Speaker: Dr. Andres Lozano

The IFA is pleased to announce that Dr. Andres Lozano will deliver a keynote address on his ground-breaking brain health research at the IFA 14th Global Conference on Ageing.

Dr. Lozano is a world-renowned expert in the field of neurosurgery, specializing in movement disorders and microelectrode recordings of the human brain.

His keynote speech will explore the nuances of brain health within the context of Enabling Functional Ability.┬áTo learn more about Dr. Lozano’s innovative work in neuroscience, click here.

alanaMaster Class: Ms. Alana Officer

The IFA is pleased to announce that Ms. Alana Officer will be leading a Master Class on Ageism: Negative Attitudes and Discrimination on the Basis of Age.

Ms. Officer is a Senior Health Advisor in the WHO Department of Ageing and Life Course. She led the development of the first evidence-based WHO World Report on Ageing and Health, which serves as the basis for the Global Conference’s themes.

In this highly interactive session, class attendees will fill research gaps, apply existing resources to improve policy and practice, and establish a global movement to combat ageism.