The development of geriatric medicine in Indonesia

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The development of geriatric medicine and gerontology in Indonesia cannot be separated from the role of professional and academic personnel. In fact, those who work in the universities and professional organizationshave playedanimportant role in the development of this specialty. The government, through the Department of Health and Department of Social Affairs, has contributed positively by facilitating activities related to the health services and education/ training. Research and formal education have been developing within universities in cooperation with professional organizations.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)5-8
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of Clinical Gerontology and Geriatrics
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - Sept 2010


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