University of Primorska Faculty of Mathematics, Natural Sciences and Information Technologies

Wednesday, 12 May 2021 Prof. Diego De Leo, DSc is the new President-Elect of the association "L'Associazione Italiana di Psicogeriatria"

On Thursday, May 6, 2021, prof. Diego De Leo, DSc was elected for the new president of the association "L'Associazione Italiana di Psicogeriatria" for the period 2023-2025.

The association "L'Associazione Italiana di Psicogeriatria" deals with the psychological problems of the elderly such as depression, anxiety, adaptation difficulties, cognitive disorders. One of the objectives of the association is to offer the elderly the opportunity to grow old while keeping their physical and mental abilities active.

prof. Diego De Leo, DSc

Prof. Diego De Leo, DSc: "I am very grateful to my many Italian colleagues in the field of Psychiatry, Neurology, Geriatrics and Psychology for being so confident and choosing someone who has been far from Italy for so many years. This will be an additional, powerful stimulus to better serve the association and improve health and quality of life of older adult community members."

Sincere congratulations!