Integrated research on Developmental determinants of Ageing and Longevity

Connecting Development and Late Life Health

Epigenetic mechanisms and beyond

This meeting has brought together a wide spectrum of ageing researchers.

You can find here a summary of the general discussions of this meeting.




Organising committee:

Prof dr P. Eline Slagboom, PhD Molecular Epidemiology LUMC, Leiden
Prof dr Bas Zwaan, PhD Laboratory of Genetics WUR, Wageningen
Dr Kitty W.M. Bloemenkamp, MD Obstetrics and Gynaecology LUMC, Leiden
Dr Bastiaan T. Heijmans, PhD Molecular Epidemiology LUMC, Leiden
Dr Marian Beekman, PhD Molecular Epidemiology LUMC, Leiden


Programma: Click here for the programme.

Day chair and discussion leader: Eveline Brandt

Registration fee: The registration fee is €50,- which should be payed at registration.

Accreditation for Dutch clinicians: Accreditation is approved by Nederlandse Vereniging voor Obstetrie en Gynaecologie (NVOG, 12 pnt), Koninklijke Nederlandse Organisatie voor Verloskundigen (KNOV, 13 pnt), Nederlandse Vereniging voor Klinische Geriatrie (NVKG, 12 pnt), Nederlandse Vereniging voor Kindergeneeskunde (NVK, 13 pnt), and Nederlandse Orthopaedische Vereniging (NOV, 13 pnt)


12-14 October 2015,

Stadsgehoorzaal, Leiden, The Netherlands