Course Date: 01. – 12. 2024
(3 hours live session/month)
Registration: closed
New course in 2025
Africa-Middle East-Europe
Course Date: 09. 2024 – 08. 2025
(3 hours live session/month)
Registration: May 2025

Program Format

12 monthly online training sessions, with participants from each geographic time zones connected simultaneously. Each live monthly session lasts 3 hours and is recorded to enable later viewing, in case of absence.

Who Can Apply?


Medical doctors interested in aging and care of the old adults and who are on track to achieve academic tenure, professorship, or high-responsibility clinical positions.

Healthcare Professionals

The program is also suitable for healthcare non-physician professionals, from all horizons, involved in the care of older adults.

Students in Health Professions

The program also suits for students in health professions who are interested in geriatric medicine but do not have access to specialized instruction at school.

Program Benefit

Enhanced Knowledge Base and Skills

Improve your understanding of geriatric medicine and gerontology with high-quality education.

Self-directed Learning

Develop your problem-solving skills and increase self-directed learning capabilities through online interactive activities.

Interdisciplinary Training and Networking

Engage in real and culturally relevant case presentations to foster interdisciplinary teamwork and collaboration.

Leadership Development

Cultivate personal leadership and team management skills that will set you apart as a healthcare professional.

Application & Registration

1. Fill Out the Application Form

To enroll in the Distance Learning Program in Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology, first choose your program by region (ASIO, AFMEE or LANAN) and complete the online application form there.

2. Selection Criteria

The selection of registered trainees will be determined by the President of each IAGG Region.

3. Complete Payment

After your application is accepted, submit the course fee through the PayPal.