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Medicine - Family & Geriatric Medicine | European Review of Aging and Physical Activity - incl. option to publish open access (Editorial Board)

European Review of Aging and Physical Activity

European Review of Aging and Physical Activity

Editor-in-Chief: W. Zijlstra; Y. Netz
Associate Editor: Michael Brach

ISSN: 1861-6909 (electronic version)

Journal no. 11556

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Yael Netz, Wingate College of Physical Education and Sport, Israel
Wiebren Zijlstra, German Sport University Cologne, Germany

Founding Editors
Heinz Mechling, German Sport University Cologne, Germany
Michael Sagiv, Zinman College of Physical Education and Sport Sciences, Israel

Associate Editor
Michael Brach, University of Muenster, Germany

Editorial Board
Michel Audiffren, University of Poitiers, France
Soledad Ballesteros, Catedrática de Psicología Básica, Spain
Eling D de Bruin, ETH Zurich, Switzerland
Urs Granacher, University of Potsdam, Germany
Timo Hinrichs, University of  Basel, Switzerland
Kiros Karamanidis, Sport University Cologne, Germany
Jochen Klenk, Robert Bosch Krankenhaus, Germany
Oron Levin, KU Leuven, Belgium
Itshak Melzer, Ben-Gurion University, Israel
Taina Rantanen, University of Jyväskylä, Finland
Claudia Voelcker-Rehage, Technical University of Chemnitz, Germany

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    European Review of Aging and Physical Activity (EURAPA) disseminates research on the biomedical and behavioural aspects of physical activity and aging. The main issues addressed by EURAPA are the impact of physical activity or exercise on cognitive, physical, and psycho-social functioning of older people, physical activity patterns in advanced age, and the relationship between physical activity and health.

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    All articles published in European Review of Aging and Physical Activity are open access, which means the articles are universally and freely available online. In addition, the authors retain copyright of their article, and grant any third party the right to use reproduce and disseminate the article, subject to the terms of our copyright and license agreement. Allowing the authors to retain copyright of their work permits wider distribution of their work on the condition it is correctly attributed to the authors.

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