What does EMAS do?

With an active worldwide membership and over 40 affiliated societies, EMAS is the key international society promoting health in women and men at midlife and beyond.

EMAS encourages and stimulates excellence in health professionals and researchers through its publications, congresses, educational resources with accredited online courses and other society initiatives.

  • EMAS congresses to disseminate cutting edge research
  • EMAS Schools to provide training in clinical practice and research
  • Position Statements, clinical guides and practical advice with EMAS care online
  • Other activities include postgraduate courses, particularly in less developed countries, scientific symposia, workshops and training programs, facilitation of collaborative studies, individual training programs, assistance with other organizations and societies in promoting education and research on midlife health and beyond in women and men

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Congress Chairs

Antonio Cano

EMAS 2021 Co-Chair, EMAS President

Tommaso Simoncini

EMAS 2021 Co-Chair, EMAS Past-President

Elected EMAS Governing Board 2019 – 2021


Antonio Cano

President Valencia, Spain

Dimitrios Goulis

Vice President and President-Elect Thessaloniki, Greece

Ludwig Kiesel

Treasurer Münster, Germany

Angelica Lindén Hirschberg

Secretary General Stockholm, Sweden

Irene Lambrinoudaki

Scientific Director Athens, Greece


Executive Director, United Kingdom

Other Board Members

Johannes Bitzer

Basel, Switzerland

Juliana Ceausu

Bucharest, Romania

Peter Chedraui

Santiago de Guayaquil, Ecuador

Fatih Durmusoglu

Istanbul, Turkey

Risto Erkkola

Turku, Finland

Patrice Lopes


Amos Pines

Tel-Aviv, Israel

Mick van Trostenburg

Vienna, Austria