The public health project AEQUIPA started in February 2015. AEQUIPA is a regional prevention research network comprising six universities, two research institutes and the health economy organisation of the Bremen-Oldenburg metropolitan region. The network's core themes are promoting physical activity among older adults (65+).
AEQUIPA consists of six different subprojects. The subproject PROMOTE has the objective to develop different types of interventions to promote physical activity behavior in older adults and compare their effectiveness.
For further information: Aequipa Homepage
Contact person: Inna Bragina
Duration: February 2015 - January 2016
Sponsor: Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF)
re-LOAD (ORA DFG)
The international research project "re-LOAD" (= Motor skill Learning in OlderADults: neurocognitive correlates, differences, and interventions to enable healthy aging) with partners from the University of Michigan (USA), University of Twente (the Netherlands) and Saarland University (Germany) started in May 2014“. re-LOAD investigated how age-related changes and physical activity influence motor learning processes.
For further information: re-LOAD on ResearchGate
Contact person: Lena Hübner
Duration: May 2014 - March 2018
Sponsor: German Research Foundation (DFG)