Pre-registration period is extended to September 30th. We welcome your participation!
  We have closed poster entry. Thank you for your submission, we have received 85 abstract!

Welcome from President

  Dear colleagues,

We are delighted to invite you to participate in the 2nd Asian Conference for Frailty and Sarcopenia (ACFS) to be held from November 4 to 5, 2016 in Nagoya, Japan.
The ACFS is an international scientific event, which is organized every year and welcomes a wide number of participants from all over the world, involved in sarcopenia, frailty and cachexia fields. This annual meeting covers every item from evolution to definition, from basic research to the latest therapeutic managements and prevention.
This meeting will also provide an opportunity for health professionals to come and share the recent findings from research, and debate the main issues in practice and education to improve the quality of elderly care.

We are all looking forward to seeing you in Nagoya, Japan.
 
Hidenori Arai
President of 2nd ACFS
Deputy Director
National Center for Geriatrics and Gerontology

Schedule

  Novemder 4
  13:00-13:10 Opening ceremony
  13:10-14:00 Keynote Speech
Moderator: Kenji Toba ,Speaker: Jean-Pierre Michel
  14:15-15:45 Symposium 1
Sarcopenia and frailty guidelines up-to-date
Moderators: Masahiro Akishita, Hidenori Arai
Symposium 2
Biology updates in the field of sarcopenia and frailty
Moderators: Kunihiro Sakuma, Kazuhiro Shigemoto
  16:00-17:30 Symposium 3
Role of nutrition in frailty and sarcopenia
Moderators: Jean-Pierre Michel, Masafumi Kuzuya
Symposium 4
Implication of oral function for frailty and disability
Moderators: Katsuya Iijima, Hirohiko Hirano
  18:30-20:00 Welcome Party at Mielparque Hotel (free of charge)
  November 5
  9:30-11:00 Symposium 5
Community Intervention for frailty
Moderators: Takao Suzuki, Yunhwan Lee
Symposium 6

Frailty burden and public health
Moderators: Jean Woo, Shuichi Obuchi
Symposium 7
Clinical implication of sarcopenia and frailty
Moderators: Ken Sugimoto, Kohara Katsuhiko
  11:15-12:45 Symposium 8
Implication of cognitive assessment in frailty
Moderators: Liang-Kung Chen, Hiroyuki Shimada
Symposium 9
Rehabilitation nutrition for sarcopenia with disability
Moderators: Chang Won Won, Hidetaka Wakabayashi
Symposium 10
Osteoporosis and sarcopenia in locomotive syndrome
Moderators: Sakae Tanaka, Naoto Endo
  12:55-13:45 Luncheon seminar 1 Clinico
Luncheon seminar 2 Chugai
Luncheon seminar 3 Daiichi Sankyo
  14:00-15:30 Poster session
  15:45-17:15 Symposium 11
Sarcopenia and frailty in clinical practice
Moderators: Koichi Kozaki, Shosuke Satake
Symposium 12
New modality for the diagnosis of sarcopenia
Moderators: Kojiro Ishii, Kiyoji Tanaka
  17:15-17:20 Closing ceremony

Important Dates

Preregistration May 9th ~ September 30th, 2016
Start of Poster abstract submission May 9th,2016
Deadline of Poster abstract submission July 31th, 2016

(The dates has been changed, we apologize for your inconvenience)

Instruction for Poster abstract submission

Click here for details(pdf 27KB)

Registration

  Registration price 
 
  Pre-registration: Regular JPY25,000.- JSSF Member JPY20,000.-
On the day: Regular JPY30,000.- JSSF Member JPY25,000.- 
 * Registration fee includes the admission to the 3rd Annual Meeting of Japanese Study Group on Sarcopenia and Frailty on Nov 6th. 
 * Registration will be start on May 9th, 2016 
 * JSSF Member : Japanese Study Group on Sarcopenia and Frailty membership (membership is only available in Japanese)  JSSF Official site:http://jssf.umin.jp/

Conference venue & Accommodation

  Conference venue
Imaike Gas Building 1-8-8,Imaike,Chikusa-ku,Nagoya 464-0850,Japan





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Accommodation
*Valid from 3- 5 November,2016. *The room rate is one adult charge.
*Breakfast, service charge, and consumption tax are included in the room rate.
NO HOTEL NAME ROOM TYPE ROOM RATE
METETSU GRAND HOTEL For details
SINGLE ROOM JPY14,000
CASTLE PLAZA For details
SINGLE ROOM
TWIN ROOM
JPY13,000
JPY11,800
TOKYO DAI-ICHI HOTEL NISIKI For details
SINGLE ROOM
TWIN ROOM
JPY11,200
JPY10,100

Procedure & Payment

  Please click the following button "Register from here" .You will find the registration & accommodation form. Please fill out the form completely , except for sections marked '*' which are optional
 
You can select the payment either by credit card or bank transfer.
If by credit card, your credit card will be charged prior to your arrival.
If by bank transfer, you are required to pay by a specified day.
You will must bear a transfer commission and a handling charge.
 
 

Committee

  Scientific Committee
  President Hidenori Arai
Honorary Chairman Kenji Toba
Members Hiromi Rakugi,Masafumi Kuzuya,Masahiro Akishita
Treasury Board
  Sumito Ogawa,Shosuke Satake
International Advisory Board
  Jean-Pierre Michel (Switzerland), Liang-Kung Chen (Taiwan), Jean Woo (Hong Kong), Chang Won Won (Korea), Yunhwan Lee (Korea), Kyoung Min Kim (Korea), Prasert Assantachai (Thailand)
Organizing Committee
  Koichi Kozaki, Takao Suzuki, Sakae Tanaka, Kiyoshi Sanada, Atsushi Harada, Koujiro Ishii, Naoto Endo, Katsuya Iijima, Hiroyuki Shimada, Hirohiko Hirano, Kunihiro Sakuma, Kiyoji Tanaka, Noriko Yoshimura, Shigeo Horie, Hunkyung Kim, Fujiko Ando, Hidetaka Wakabayashi, Yoshihiro Yoshimura, Ken Sugimoto, Katsuhiko Kohara, Kazuhiro Shigemoto, Hiroshi Shimokata, Taketo Furuna

Conference Secretariat

  National Center for Geriatrics and Gerontology
7-430 Morioka-cho, Obu City, Aichi Prefecture, Japan
E-mail: frailty@ncgg.go.jp