Academy for Healthy Longevity

About Us

The Academy for Healthy Longevity is an educational institute under the Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore.We are dedicated to providing top-quality education in the field of health and longevity. Located in Singapore, our academy offers a wide range of courses and programs designed to equip individuals with the knowledge and skills needed to either enter, being part and lead the GeroScience and Healthy Longevity Medicine field to enable healthy and fulfilling lives. Our team of experienced educators and experts are committed to delivering comprehensive and innovative content, ensuring that our participants receive the highest standard of education in this rapidly evolving field.

Our Leaders

Prof. Hans Meij

Director, NUS Academy for Healthy Longevity 

Visiting Professor, National University of Singapore

Head, Department for Human Genetics, Amsterdam University Medical Centre. 

Chair, Out-Patients Division, Amsterdam University Medical Centre

 

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Prof. Andrea Maier

Programme Advisor, NUS Academy for Healthy Longevity

Oon Chiew Seng Professor in Medicine, Healthy Ageing and Dementia Research

Healthy Longevity Translational Research Programme (HLTRP), Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine

Chair @AgeGlobal

Professor of Gerontology, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, The Netherlands

 

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Dr. Hataitip Tasena

Programme Manager, NUS Academy for Healthy Longevity

Scientific Manager, Healthy Longevity Translational Research Programme (HLTRP), Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore

Scientific Manager, Centre for Healthy Longevity (CHL), National University Health System

 

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Supporting Team

Dr. Weilan Wang

Research Fellow, Healthy Longevity Translational Research Programme (HLTRP), Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore

Research Fellow, Centre for Healthy Longevity (CHL), National University Health System

 

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Dr. Jonas John Posko Amalaraj

Research Assistant, Healthy Longevity Translational Research Programme (HLTRP), Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore

Research Assistant, Centre for Healthy Longevity (CHL), National University Health System

 

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The Academy is partnered with the NUHS Centre for Healthy Longevity

At the Centre for Healthy Longevity (CHL), our mission is to add healthy years of life by delaying ageing, prolonging disease-free life and maintaining high functionality. We accomplish this through developing biomarkers to measure ageing, testing interventions to slow ageing, and creating implementation strategies to extend healthy life expectancy in Singapore.