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Astrid Stuckelberger

  • PhD
  • Invited Professor
  • University of Ferrara & Republic of San Marino
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Dr. Astrid Stuckelberger is a writer, anti-aging expert and scientist at the Institute of Global Health of the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Geneva. After a PhD in Public Health, she pursued her career at the Geneva University Hospital and at the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Geneva where she obtained the higher rank of Privat-Docent. Professor at the University of Applied Science at the University of Lausanne, she collaborates with several universities in the world. She was recently awarded the title of Honorary Professor of the Institute of Bioregulation and Gerontology of the Russian Academy of Medical Science, and is invited Professor in different universities. She is the president of the Geneva International Network on Ageing funded with WHO.

Recent publications

  • Aging Prisoners in Switzerland: An analysis of Their Health Care Utilization

    • Wangmo T
    • Meyer A
    • Handtke V
    • et al.
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  • Age discrimination as a source of exclusion in Europe: The need for a human rights plan for older persons

    • Stuckelberger A
    • Abrams D
    • Chastonay P

Professional experience

Invited Professor

University of Ferrara & Republic of San Marino

January 2015 - Present

Honorary Professor

Institute of Gerontology and Bioregulation, Russian Academy if Meducal Sciences

October 2014 - Present


Geneva International Network on Ageing WHO

January 2010 - Present

Head of Research Programmes

University of Geneva Institute of Global Health

January 2000 - Present


European Union Research Programmes

January 1999 - Present

Secretary-General for EU Region & UN representative

International Association Gerontology Geriatrics

January 2006 - January 2014(8 years)

President NGO Committee on Ageing

United Nations Office at Geneva

January 2005 - January 2013(8 years)


Swiss Society of Gerontology and Geriatrics

January 2000 - January 2002(2 years)

Head of Swiss Research Programne on Ageing

Swiss National Science Foundation

January 1992 - January 2000(8 years)


University of Geneva Interdisciplinary Centre of Gerontology

January 1990 - January 1995(5 years)

Head of Research, Geriatric Unit


January 1986 - January 1992(6 years)



Universite de Geneve Faculte de Medecine

January 2014 - Present

PhD Population Health

University of Geneva Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine

January 1995 - January 2000(5 years)

Masters in Health Science

University of Geneva & World Health Organization

January 1987 - January 1990(3 years)

Bachelor of Science

Universite de Geneve Faculte de Psychologie et des Sciences de l'Education

January 1985 - January 1987(2 years)

Co-authors (54)

  • Israel Doron
  • Mahboob Imtiyaz
  • Federico Urena
  • J AR