The Healthy Ageing Academy
Welcome on this European webplatform, where you can find information and advices for the elderly and their family, but also for Health Professionals or anyone who want to acquire knowledge in the field of ageing.
The Institute for Biomedicine of Aging is part of the Department of Inner Medicine.
The IBA includes also the only chair in Germany for diet and nutrition in older person with special focus on malnutrition. Prof. Dr. Dorothee Volkert holds the chair for diet and nutrition. Furthermore, the IBA also includes basic science with experience in experimental research.
In addition, integrated into the IBA is the research area physical activity and aging under the lead of PD Dr. Ellen Freiberger.
Full Professor (tenure) for Internal Medicine and Geriatric Medicine at the Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nürnberg (FAU), Director Institute of Biology of Aging IBA) Nürnberg