PANINI Public Engagement Event

Press/Media: Public Engagement Activities


Engagement with the public (older adults) during an event organized by the PANINI consortium, hosted by University of Birmingham (UK)

Period29 Jan 2017

Media contributions


Media contributions

  • TitleLengthening healthy life
    Degree of recognitionInternational
    Media name/outletImpact publications
    Media typeWeb
    Description• Develop a greater understanding of the impact of lifestyle factors, specifically physical activity and
    nutrition, on health via interactions with genes, musculoskeletal function, physical ability, immunity,
    cognition, psychological wellbeing and social functioning
    • Delve deeper into the factors influencing health in older age and develop interventions and health
    policies to ensure a greater percentage of older adults achieve healthy and active ageing
    • Create a standardised toolkit of best practice measures of physical activity and nutritional status and
    key related variables, and encourage European communities to adopt a multidisciplinary approach to
    the challenge of ageing
    PersonsAndrea Cabbia, Natal A.W. van Riel


  • Engagement
  • Sarcopenia
  • Lifestyle
  • older adults