Welcome to the IAGG e-TRIGGER ASIO

The mission of IAGG e-TRIGGER is to deliver high quality of educational training in the field of gerontology and geriatrics worldwide.

With a focus on cultural relevance and interdisciplinary collaboration, course participants will benefit from comprehensive and up-to-date knowledge in a range of specific geriatric and gerontological topics, all delivered by distinguished experts in the field.

Through this program, participants from IAGG e-TRIGGER from Asia-Oceania (ASIO) regions will gain the ability to critically assess current information and determine its relevance within their unique clinical, cultural, and societal contexts.

We are now in the 3rd edition of the IAGG ASIO Course.

Program Highlights


Issued to successful trainees


Represented by trainees

Oct. 2024

Registration opens

New course in Jan. 2025 


Saturday 20 July 2024
Saturday 20 July 2024 Cardiovascular Issues Start time: 8:00 am Paris, Geneva, Berlin 8h00-8h02 Introduction of the topic and expert 8h02-8h22 Hypertension...
Saturday 15 June 2024
Saturday 15 June 2024 Mental Health Start time: 8:00 am Paris, Geneva, Berlin 8h00-8h02 Introduction of the topic and expert Mathias Schlögl (CH) 8h02-8h22...
Saturday 18 May 2024
Saturday 18 May 2024 Enhancing Social Capacity in Older Adults Start time:8:00 am Paris, Geneva, Berlin 8h00-8h02 Introduction of the topic and expert Prof....

Tutors July 2024, Cardiovascular Issues

Prof. Shih-Hsien Sung
Prof. Jerzy Gąsowski
Prof. Masahiro Akishita

Who Can Apply?

Physicians 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
Healthcare professionals, non-physician professionals, from various gerontological disciplines: Demography, Dentistry, Economy, Engineering, Ethics, Nursing, Nutrition, Pharmacy, Psychology, Rehabilitation, Sociology etc.
Experienced Professionals
Highly experienced health professionals engaged in community care and hospital management of older people.


Health Professionals Students
Health professionals students who are interested in geriatric medicine but do not have access to specialized instruction at school.

What We Offer?

Program Duration

12 monthly online training, organized by the IAGG Federation of Geriatric Education, with the contribution of the Regional IAGG Academy in Geriatrics and Gerontology.

Interactive Live Sessions

1 live session per month, lasting 3 hours.  Session is recorded to enable later viewing, in case of absence. Course language is English.

Each Session

3 distinguished international speakers, 3 case report presentations by Scholars and Trainees from different geographic time zones connected simultaneously.


Upon successful completion of 10 out of the 12 course quizzes, Trainees receive a prestigious IAGG-World certificate.