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The one-hour “Resilience Lunch Breaks” will allow for discussions on resilience research findings, political and societal implications and will address issues related to prevention-oriented research.
#resilience2022: Where it happens. Researchers from across the globe will gather to discuss progress and new avenues in the science of resilience. The meeting takes place in Mainz from September 28 to 30, 2022.
On the following pages, the Leibniz Institute for Resilience Research (LIR) provides information that is intended to help people who have fled Ukraine to cope psychologically with their traumatic experiences on the one hand, and to offer support to scientists who have fled Ukraine on the other hand.
The Centre for Healthy Ageing (CHA) was opened as a new virtual research centre that brings together scientists from four research institutes in Mainz to promote healthy ageing and develop new treatments for age-related diseases.
LIR scientists Prof. Dr. Klaus Lieb and Prof. Dr. Oliver Tüscher head one of the CHA's 39 research groups.
Due to the current situation, the next LIR talks will take place as online events only.
The second corona lockdown means a physical and mental challenge to us. What can we do to feel better in our everyday life with the pandemic?
Here you will find our Corona/Covid-19 information page with further links on how to handle psychological stress, studies and media contributions.