NEW! Our vascular ageing educational posters (one aimed at professional users and one for the general public) are now available in 24 languages!!!! Download them here https://vascagenet.eu/public-engagement and help us to make the arteries visible..
All information about the Training School and the application process can be found here: https://vascagenet.eu/training-schools. We are looking forward to your applications!
The second training school organized by the VascAgeNet will take place in Thessaloniki (Greece) from the 16th to 18th of May 2022. This year the training school will cover a broad range of clinically relevant topics deemed fundamental for young researchers, innovators and clinicians in the field of vascular ageing (for a summary of the first training school in 2021, see https://vascagenet.eu/first-vascagenet-training-school-2021). Instruction on how to apply will be published
The new Grant Period has already started a while ago and new rules were enforced by the COST Association. The Virtual Mobility Grants, the Short-Term Scientific Missions and the ITC Grants are still available and thus we want to use them in VascAgeNet as we believe that they are very good tools to foster collaboration and to support young researchers and innovators! The following calls are open: Call for Virtual
Thank you Ana Jeroncic for an excellent webinar on how to correctly perform a systematic review. Webinar 11: “An introduction to systematic reviews and meta-analyses” can now be found on our YouTube channel. Stay tuned for the next webinars! For more information catch up with the webinar on our YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UE1jfucR5ik
Registration is now open for webinar 11. “An Introduction to systematic reviews and meta-analysis” with Professor Ana Jeroncic. It will be moderated by Prof. Gerben ter Riet, a clinical epidemiologist and principal investigator at the University Hospital of the University of Amsterdam. The webinar will be on September 29th at 11am CET. Register here: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_bWadB9D_TM6wi6VEVGjAsA. Ana Jeroncic is Statistical Editor with the Cochrane Review Group and Professor of Biostatistics and
Congratulations to the 25 international trainees from 15 countries and all Croatian participants who attended the first VascAgeNet training school and thank you to all of the presenters and organisers, especially Prof Ana Jeroncic and Andrea Guala. Thank you to everyone who attended the VascAgeNet working group meeting (both in person in Split and online) for making it a great success. We had very productive days of networking and great
The VascAgeNet animation to explain the concept of vascular ageing is now available in German, Spanish and French as well! Enjoy and share! See https://vascagenet.eu/public-engagement
“Thanks to the Short Term Scientific Mission (STSM) of the VascAgeNet COST Action I had the opportunity to participate in the activities of the vascular lab at INSERM and to acquire knowledge about new techniques for the assessment of vascular ageing on small- and medium-sized arteries, and in particular Ultra-High Frequency Ultrasound (UHF-US), an advanced technique that make it possible for the first time to non-invasively and accurately assess hand