Funds and philanthropic tools
Marie-Thérèse De Lava (Fund)
Encourage geriatricians to develop their research career
What is it about?
Young top researchers are encouraged to develop their own research line combined with clinical practice.
The research aims to improve the health, well-being and quality of life of the elderly.
The Fund Marie-Thérèse De Lava and the Fund Robert Schneider launch a joint call.
The Marie-Thérèse De Lava Fund is one of the first scientific funds managed by the King Baudouin Foundation.
Over the years, this Fund has built up a reputation in the field of research on ageing.
Have benefited from support
University Center of Geriatrics, Saint-Elisabeth Hospital, Antwerp
Aanscherpen van ultrasonografische methode om (scarpenie/verlies van) spieren te beoordelen / Méthode d'évaluation échographique des muscles (sarcopénie)
Support to the research project: Ultrasonographic assessment of muscle: early screening for sarcopenia to preventfunctional decline in older people and improve their quality of l…