Welcome to the IAGG-ASIO

The mission of IAGG eTRIGGER 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-TRIGEER 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.

IAGG ASIO Course Highlights


Issued to successful trainees


Represented by trainees


New course

Registration opens in October


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....
Saturday 13 Avril 2024
Saturday 13 Avril 2024 Nutritional issues in the aging and old populations Start time:8:00 am Paris, Geneva, Berlin 8h00-8h02 Introduction of the topic and...

Tutors June 2024, Mental Health

Prof. Oude-Vonshaar
PD Dr. Mathias Schlögl
Prof. Johannes Philipp Trabert

Who Can Apply?

Physicians and Medical Doctors
Physicians, medical doctors 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.


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

What we offer?

Interactive Live Sessions
12 monthly online training sessions, organized by the IAGG Federation of Geriatric Education, with the contribution of the Regional IAGG Academy in Geriatrics and Gerontology. Trainees from different geographic time zones connected simultaneously. Each live monthly session lasts 3 hours and is recorded to enable later viewing, in case of absence. Course language is English.
Upon successful completion of 10 out of the 12 course quizzes, Trainees receive a prestigious IAGG-World certificate.