the programme

A Life Course Approach to Healthy Ageing
18th June 2015
Keynote speaker: Diana Kuh
Professor of Life Course Epidemiology at University College London
12.30 – 13.00
Lunch and registration
13.00 – 13.10
13.10 – 14.00
DIANA KUH: A life course approach to healthy ageing
14.00 – 14.20
MAJA DJUNDEVA: Partnership trajectories and biomarkers in later life: A life
course approach
14.20 – 14.40
LEONIE ELSENBURG: The longitudinal relation between adverse events and
body mass index from early adolescence to young adulthood – The TRAILS
14.40 – 15.00
SANNE VISSER: Obesity and interventions: household perspectives on their
needs, functionings and capabilities
15.00 – 15.20
Tea and coffee break
15.20 – 15.40
MARLOES OLDENKAMP: Combining informal care and paid work: The role
of support at work, at home, and from official organizations
15.40 – 16.00
TALI SPIEGEL: A mixed methods approach to investigating the role of peers
amongst individuals with degenerative eye conditions
16.00 – 16.20
BART KLIJS: Life course socioeconomic position and 10-year risk of
cardiovascular morbidity and mortality. The LifeLines Cohort Study
16.20 – 16.40
LINDEN DOUMA: The role of place in older adults' subjective wellbeing
16.40 – 17.00
EVA KIBELE: Exposure to changing living environments and its effect on health
Location: Van Swinderenhuys, Oude Boteringestraat 19 in Groningen
Please register via the link at
Note that the number of places available is limited to 100 participants, therefore early registration is