4th Gerontologist Front Forum
was held in Peking University
Dec.30, 2008, the 4th Gerontologist Front Forum, organized by
Institute of Ageing Studies, PKU, Institute of Population Researches,
PKU, China Research Center on Population Health and Development, PKU,
China Population Association and China Association of Gerontology, was
held at Chiatai International Center. The theme of this forum is “30
years since opening and reform: aging issues and Chinese road”. This
forum is a yearly important academic activity in the circle of
gerontology and demography, after previous 3 forums since 2005.
The opening ceremony is hosted by the Executive Director of the
Institute of Aging Studies, PKU. The Secretariat of China Population
Association, Prof. Xie Zhenming, and the President of China Association
of Elderly Care, Mr. Li Shen attended the forum and gave speeches. Prof.
Chen Gong from IAS-PKU, Prof. Jiang Xiangqun from IAS-RUC and Prof. Mu
Guangzong, from IAS-PKU hosted the three panel discussions, which are
“aging issues and strategies under reform and development perspective”,
“institution, culture and think on aging”, and “aging issues under
perspectives from young schalors”.