On the 20th Oct 2017 within the 7th Panehellenic Congress of Health Care providers for chronic patients "Care of the elders: The necessity of promoting a healthy aging", ADVANTAGE JA partner UPAT has organized a round table titled "Frailty a new clinical reality. From theory to practice"- The roundtable is Live Streaming on
The Congress will start at noon.

Chairman: Elias Panagiotopoulos - University of Patras School of Medicine
Demi Patsios, Assoc. Prof, - Bristol University, UK
The topics discussed will be the following:

  1. Epidemiological data on the aging of Greek Society
    Evangelia Ntzani Assoc Prof of Medicine Ioannina University
  2. Multimorbidity and Frailty: The big challenge for the health system and the need for multidisciplinary cooperation
    Speaker - Christos Lionis Prof of General Medicine and Primary Care University of Crete
  3. The importance of geriatrics in the prevention and treatment of Frailty
    Speaker - Kimon Volikas Internal Medicine MD, PhD, Geriatrician, Prof of Geriatrics St George’s University of London in the University of Nicosia Medical School
  4. Frailty and Frail Safe protocol
    Speaker - Vassilios Megalooikonomou, Prof of IT Development University of Patras
  5. Joint Action on Frailty ADVANTAGE
    Speaker - Eleftheria Antoniadou, MD PhDcand, Physiatrist SFEBPMR, Consultant Rehabilitation Clinic Patras University Hospital
  6. The importance of education in the management of Frailty
    Speaker - Maria Lambrini Koula, Psychologist SPRI
  7. Home Help programs Good and emerging practices
    Speaker - Konstantina  Maglara Social Worker