EU Falls Festival 2018
Venue: University Place, University of Manchester, Oxford Rd, M13 9QQ
New Solutions to Old Problems: ensuring sustainability of falls prevention interventions
The European Falls Festival brings together leading academics, researchers, health care practitioners, clinicians, industry representatives and key stakeholders from across the globe to address this important health issue. As a major cost for health services as well as the cause of death, disability and distress for older people and their families, the EUFF wishes to promote best practice research and innovation in the multidisciplinary study and implementation of falls prevention in older people.
The Lord Mayor of the City of Manchester, Councillor June Hitchen will be hosting a Reception at Manchester City Art Gallery on Monday 2 July at 6:30pm-7:30pm for all the registered delegates attending on this day.
The event will be group under two main themes:
- Monday 2nd July - Exoskeletons & Prosthesis, Lifestyle Integrated Exercise Interventions, Public Health & Epidemiology
- Tuesday 3rd July - Specific Conditions, Technology & Gaming, Implementation of Falls Prevention Best Practice