Message from the Conference Chairperson

Welcome to 3rd Qatar International Geriatrics and Dementia Conference, hosted by HMC's Department of Geriatrics & Long-term care under the aegis of the WHO Collaborating Centre for Healthy Aging and Dementia. The Collaborating Center designation by the WHO Director General recognises the department’s contribution towards implementing WHO’s mandated work, as well as its achievements in the field of elderly and dementia care. The centre is also responsible for providing technical expertise to countries in the region and beyond in the fields of healthy aging and dementia.

Welcome Message from the Scientific Committee Co-Chairs


In the realm of geriatric care, we will explore significant subjects such as frailty, functional decline, falls, multi-morbidity, digital geriatric medicine, polypharmacy, health prevention/promotion, cardiovascular diseases, nutritional issues, vascular risk factors, chronic kidney disease in older adults, rehabilitation, and interdisciplinary care. Through these discussions, we aim to uncover the latest updates and evidence-based practices that will contribute to global excellence in geriatric medicine.

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This activity is an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Category 1) as defined by the Ministry of Public Health’s Department of Healthcare Professions - Accreditation Section and is approved for a maximum of 19.5 hours.

Activity Code: HGI-02-MED-P891

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