Athens set to host the 17th European Geriatric Medicine Society Congress 2021

Athens will host the European Geriatric Medicine Society’s - (EuGMS) 17th International Congress on October 11-13, 2021.

This is Athens-Convention & Visitors Bureau actively participated in the bid procedure.

"The organisation and hosting of the EuGMS Congress in Athens in 2021 in person and online  is a crucial component for the future of Geriatric Medicine in Greece and will increase awareness in the healthcare community, among political authorities and in the public sphere on the pressing need to develop a geriatric approach to the health problems of older people with european standard" said Prof. of Geriatrics, Athanase Benetos, President of EuGMS and ambassador for the geriatric field in Greece.

Join the special 2O21 Broadcast Event!

From the great city of Athens, on October 11-13, the Congress will broadcast the latest and most significant instances of Healthcare, Science and Research. The program will explore the latest outcomes on:

  • Nutrition and physical activity for better aging
  • How geriatrics concerns the non-geriatrician
  • Age-related cardiovascular diseases and the pace of aging
  • Neurodegenerative disorders in the geriatric context

And other crucial topics related to COVID-19. Meet our international Faculty and Key Opinion Leaders, reach a worldwide community of experts and colleagues in the field of Geriatric Medicine, be a part of this multi-level experience! You may choose to join in-person in Athens at the Megaron Congress Center or Online at