Portugal: Institute of Ageing

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Instituto do Envelhecimento – Universidade de Lisboa

The Instituto do Envelhecimento (Institute of Ageing) at the University of Lisbon is an autonomous research unit whose primary objective is to undertake research in the interdisciplinary studies of ageing, including demography and social sciences (sociology, psychology, anthropology, economics, law, geography, etc.) with links to Bio-Medicine and Epidemiology. It is also dedicated to the promotion of scientific education in studies of ageing, including postgraduate studies, as well as the organization of activities of scientific communication and openness to society. It also participates in studies and evaluation of public policies related to the ageing population.

Instituto do Envelhecimento – Universidade de Lisboa Instituto de Ciências Sociais da Universidade de Lisboa Avenida Professor Aníbal de Bettencourt, 9 1600-189 Lisboa - Portugal Telefone: +351 21 780 47 00 Fax: +351 21 794 02 74 E-mail: ienvelhecimento@ics.ul.pt