As part of the project activities, the 5th TRANSNATIONAL PROJECT MEETING OF PARTNERS on the HEPA S project and the Final Conference of Health Kinesiology on the topic “Physical activity, health and quality of life of the elderly” was held, which was attended by representatives of numerous city and state institutions (Teaching Institute for Public Health Dr. Andrija Štampar, Croatian Institute for Public Health, State Secretary of the Ministry of Health, Representatives of the Ministry of Tourism and Sports, Representative of the Mayor of the City of Zagreb, Sports Association of the City of Zagreb, Faculty of Kinesiology in Zagreb) and many others. At the conference itself, numerous topics were presented on the benefits of health enhanced physical activity for the elderly (65+) and the necessity of cooperation between doctors and kinesiologists, as well as numerous other related institutions to improve their health and ensure a better quality of life. The topics and new knowledge from the conference will be a good foundation for developing new recommendations for implementing HEPA for seniors with cardiovascular diseases, osteoporosis and low back pain supporting the implementation of the EU HEPA guidelines.
Photo Gallery link 5th TPM and final conference Zagreb, Croatia (14.-16.10.2022. | Flickr