About the Journal

coverThe ASIAN JOURNAL OF GERONTOLOGY AND GERIATRICS is the official joint publication of the Hong Kong Geriatrics Society and Hong Kong Association of Gerontology. It publishes peer-reviewed English and Chinese articles representing the full range of medical, social, and rehabilitation sciences related to older people. The Journal is committed to the improvement of practice, extension of knowledge, as well as development, promotion and dissemination of research findings in very broad fields of Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine. It also aims at providing linkages of regional and international research, education, and practice.

The Journal is published two times a year in June and December. The circulation volume is more than 2,000 copies and is distributed locally to members of the two co-publishing organizations, physicians, physiotherapists, social scientists, all private and public hospitals, nursing schools and tertiary education institutions; internationally to Geriatrics organizations, Gerontology organizations, and renowned geriatricians and social scientists in Gerontology by electoronic.