9th Malaysian Conference on Healthy Ageing

July 24-26, 2019 / Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Malaysia is expected to have a significant aging population by 2030. There is a significant need for strategic planning and resource allocation to ensure that Malaysia’s older adults receive the care and support they need. This conference will highlight the challenges and solutions that arises within the aging community in Malaysia. The conference aims to provide a platform to empower healthcare professionals and policy makers in developing a sustainable and inclusive environment for the aging community.

 

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