History, mission, vision

History of the Center: In April 2015, in Astana, the first Eurasian Congress of Gerontologists was held, at which it was decided to establish the Eurasian Institute of Gerontology, Geriatrics and Anti-Aging Medicine and determine its base institution in the Republic of Kazakhstan, Astana. http://www.gerontology.kz/

In September 2015, the Research Institute of Gerontology and Anti-Aging Medicine was established at the Medical Center Hospital of the President’s Affairs Administration of the Republic of Kazakhstan to implement and develop basic and applied scientific research in the field of gerontology and anti-aging medicine (Hospital order №260 of September 23, 2015 "On the establishment of the Research Institute of Gerontology and Anti-Aging Medicine"). Since 2017, the Institute has been renamed the Center of Gerontology.

 

Mission of the Center: Strengthening human capital by using the research results of anti-aging medicine while improving the national policy in the field of gerontological assistance to the population of the country.

 

Vision of the Center: Leading Center that is implementing meaningful research, work programs with the population and specialists on topical issues and areas of gerontology independently and based on cooperation with leading research centers, production organizations, educational and health organizations in Kazakhstan and other countries.