Organisation

Ageing, Frailty (VieFra) - EA 3797

Contact details

Pôle Recherche et Santé Publique
CHU de Reims – Hôpital Robert Debré – Niveau -2
Avenue du Général Koënig
51092 Reims Cedex

Pr Damien JOLLY
djolly@chu-reims.fr

Access website : www.univ-reims.fr/viefra

Members

Academic, technical and administrative staff: 11 persons
PhD students: 9

Key words

Public health; ageing; dementia; quality of life; fragility; rehabilitation

Research topics

  • Frail elderly people
  • Quality of life in dementia
  • Alzheimer disease and other dementia
  • Cognitive disorder
  • Quality of life in muscular disorder

Know-how

Clinical epidemiology: epidemiological surveys, cohort studies; evaluation; clinical tests (phases III and IV); metrological validation of quality of life tools

Partnerships

Academic partnerships: Laboratory of Psychology (URCA, France), Institut Psychologique (Université Lumière Lyon 2); APHP (Groupe hospitalier Sainte Perrine, Paris, France) ; APHP (Hôpital Européen Georges Pompidou, Paris, France), l’Ecole de Santé Publique de NANCY, le Service de Gériatrie des Hôpitaux Universitaires de Genève (SUISSE), l’équipe de gériatrie du CHU de Dinant-Godinne (Université catholique de Louvain, Belgique).

Specificities

  • One of the French reference centres for memory and memory pathologies
  • National and european co-ordination of several research networks: aged fragile subject; quality of life and dementia; ethics and dementia
  • Interregional Grand-Est coordination of clinical research on Alzheimer’s disease
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