News

30 Aug / 2016

OBM Geriatrics Welcomes New Editorial Board Member

We sincerely welcome Dr. Claudia Voelcker-Rehage to join the Editorial Board of OBM Geriatrics. Dr. Voelcker-Rehage is professor of Sports Psychology at Technische Universität Chemnitz. Her research focuses on lifespan motor development and learning, the connection between motor and cognitive performance, and interventions in order to maintain and improve motor and cognitive functioning in older adults as well as to promote lifelong development. We appreciate Dr. Voelcker-Rehage for her participation and support!

24 Aug / 2016

OBM Geriatrics Welcomes New Editorial Board Member

We sincerely welcome Professor George Perry, Dean of the College of Sciences, in the University of Texas at San Antonio, USA, to join the Editorial Board of OBM Geriatrics. Professor Perry’s studies are focused on the mechanism of formation and physiological consequences of the cytopathology of Alzheimer disease. He is a leading scholar with profound expertise and extensive publications regarding his research. We appreciate Professor Perry's participation and support.

27 Jul / 2016

OBM Geriatrics Welcomes New Editorial Board Member

We sincerely welcome Dr. Donald A. Jurivich to join the Editorial Board of OBM Geriatrics. Dr. Jurivich is Eva Gilbertson, MD Distinguished Chair of Geriatrics at the University of North Dakota School of Medicine and Health Sciences. He is also a well-known clinician with expertise in immunology, stress, physical activity and exercise. We appreciate Dr. Jurivich for his participation and support!

25 Jul / 2016

OBM Geriatrics Welcomes New Editorial Board Member

We welcome Prof. William M. Petrie to join the Editorial Board of OBM Geriatrics. Prof. Petrie is
a professor of Clinical Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences in the School of Medicine at the Vanderbilt University. His areas of expertise are geriatric psychiatry, geriatric assessment, clinical psychiatry, psychopharmacology, etc. We are grateful to Prof. Petrie for his participation and support.

11 Jul / 2016

OBM Geriatrics Welcomes New Editorial Board Member

We sincerely welcome Dr. Chas Bountra to join the Editorial Board of OBM Geriatrics. Dr. Bountra is Professor of Translational Medicine in the Nuffield Department of Clinical Medicine and Associate Member of the Department of Pharmacology at the University of Oxford. He has participated in the identification of over 40 clinical candidate molecules for many diseases. We appreciate Dr. Chas Bountra for his participation and support!

29 Jun / 2016

OBM Geriatrics Welcomes New Editorial Board Member

We sincerely welcome Professor Gilles Berrut to join the Editorial Board of OBM Geriatrics.
Pr. Berrut is a Professor at Nantes University Hospital, who founded Gérontopôle Pays de la Loire in 2010. President of French Geriatric Society in 2009-2011, member of council of the International Association of Gerontology and Geriatrics, Pr. Berrut is a leader in geriatric research at the university, and has great research achievements in biology of aging and geriatrics. We appreciate Pr. Berrut’s participation and support!

21 Jun / 2016

OBM Geriatrics Welcomes New Editorial Board Member

We sincerely welcome Dr. Rocío Fernández-Ballesteros to join the Editorial Board of OBM Geriatrics. Dr. Fernández-Ballesteros is an Emeritus Professor at Autonomous University of Madrid. She is well-known for her scientific achievements in psychology of aging. We appreciate Dr. Fernández-Ballesteros for her participation and support!

12 Jun / 2016

OBM Geriatrics Welcomes New Editorial Board Member

We sincerely welcome Dr. Patrick Kehoe to join the Editorial Board of OBM Geriatrics. Dr. Kehoe is a professor of Translational Dementia Research at University of Bristol. His expertise covers the development of Alzheimer's disease and other dementias, particularly the role of renin angiotensin system in the pathology of Alzheimer's disease. We appreciate Dr. Kehoe's participation and support!

30 May / 2016

OBM Geriatrics Welcomes New Editorial Board Member

We sincerely welcome Dr. Frieda R. Butler, Professor Emerita at George Mason University, to join the Editorial Board of OBM Geriatrics. Dr. Butler has served as consultant, gerontological authority and health advisor to numerous agencies and organizations. Her research areas include long-term care; behavioral problems in nursing homes residents; wellness promotion; end-of-life care; grandparents parenting grandchildren; dementia and other related topics. We appreciate Dr. Butler for her participation and support.

24 May / 2016

OBM Geriatrics Welcomes New Editorial Board Member

We sincerely welcome Dr. Volodymyr Mavrych to join the Editorial Board of OBM Geriatrics. Dr. Mavrych is a Professor of Neuroscience at St. Matthew's University, and a Senior Fellow at New Westminster College. He is skilled in gross anatomy and osteology, and has published intensively on age-related changes in the lumbar vertebrae. We appreciate Dr. Mavrych for his participation and support.

10 May / 2016

OBM Geriatrics Welcomes New Editorial Board Member

We sincerely welcome Professor Åke Wahlin from Jönköping University School of Health and Welfare to join the Editorial Board of OBM Geriatrics. Professor Wahlin is an eminent gerontologist, whose research concentrates on cognitive psychology, including age-related cognitive abilities and functioning. We appreciate Professor Wahlin's participation and support.

15 Apr / 2016

OBM Geriatrics Welcomes New Editorial Board Member

We sincerely welcome Dr. Heike Anderson-Schmidt to join the Editorial Board of OBM Geriatrics. Dr. Anderson-Schmidt is an active researcher at University Medical Center Goettingen and Clinical Research Group 241. She has a great deal of expertise in psychopathology and is training as a psychotherapist. We appreciate Dr. Anderson-Schmidt for her participation and support.

06 Apr / 2016

OBM Geriatrics Welcomes New Editorial Board Member

We sincerely welcome Dr. Nancy B. Emerson Lombardo to join the Editorial Board of OBM Geriatrics. Dr. Emerson Lombardo is the founder and president of the Brain Health and Wellness Center, as well as a founder of both the Alzheimer's Association and Alzheimer's Disease International. She has worked in the fields of Alzheimer's disease and services for older adults since 1980. We appreciate Dr. Emerson Lombardo for her participation and support.

30 Mar / 2016

OBM Geriatrics Welcomes New Editorial Board Member

We sincerely welcome Dr. Leonid A. Gavrilov to join the Editorial Board of OBM Geriatrics. Dr. Gavrilov is a principal investigator from Center on Aging, NORC at the University of Chicago. His research focuses on biodemography of human longevity, mathematical modeling of aging and mortality, as well as genetics of aging and longevity. We appreciate Dr. Gavrilov for his participation and support.

25 Mar / 2016

OBM Geriatrics Welcomes New Editorial Board Member

We sincerely welcome Professor Susan A. Farr from Saint Louis University School of Medicine to join the Editorial Board of OBM Geriatrics. Professor Farr's research concentrates on the learning and memory changes associated with aging and diseases such as Alzheimer's. Her laboratory has developed antisenses targeting key proteins in Alzheimer's and examined various therapies to combat age-related cognitive changes including antioxidants. We appreciate Professor Farr for her participation and support.

22 Mar / 2016

OBM Geriatrics Welcomes New Editorial Board Member

We sincerely welcome Dr. Jigar Jogia from Aston University, UK, to join the Editorial Board of OBM Geriatrics. An academic psychologist associated with Aston Brain Centre, Dr. Jogia is active both in research and teaching in the field of neuropsychology, neuroimaging, cognitive neuroscience and neuropharmacology. We appreciate Dr. Jogia's participation and support.

18 Mar / 2016

OBM Geriatrics Welcomes New Editorial Board Member

We sincerely welcome Dr. Lisa A. Hollis-Sawyer to join the Editorial Board of OBM Geriatrics. Dr. Hollis-Sawyer is a gerontology program coordinator and an active researcher specializing in aging workforce and retirement issues, elder care, older learners and other diversity in aging topics. We appreciate Dr. Hollis-Sawyer's participation and support.

07 Mar / 2016

OBM Geriatrics Welcomes New Editorial Board Member

We sincerely welcome Dr. Michael Fossel to join the Editorial Board of OBM Geriatrics. Dr. Fossel is the founder and president of Telocyte, a company aimed at curing Alzheimer's disease. He is also an active expert specializing in human aging, telomeres, telomerase therapy, age-related diseases, especially Alzheimer's disease. We appreciate Dr. Fossel's participation and support.

15 Feb / 2016

OBM Geriatrics Welcomes New Editorial Board Member

We sincerely welcome Dr. Kelly Niles-Yokum, from the University of La Verne, USA, to join the Editorial Board of OBM Geriatrics. Dr. Niles-Yokum is an active gerontologist, specializing in the impact of policies and programs on older adults and their families, etc. We are grateful to Dr. Niles-Yokum for her participation and support.

14 Jan / 2016

OBM Geriatrics Welcomes New Editorial Board Member

We sincerely welcome Dr. Jose Fontanilla, from The University of Arkansas, USA, to join the Editorial Board of OBM Geriatrics. Dr. Fontanilla is an active geriatrician, specializing in Dementia, Delirium, Polypharmacy, Pharmacogenetics, and Sleep Apnea, etc. We appreciate Dr. Fontanilla for his participation and support.