Upcoming National Meetings
The AGHE Annual Meeting and Educational Leadership Conference is the premier national forum for discussing ideas and issues in gerontological and geriatric education. Educators, clinicians, administrators, researchers, and students share their experiences, expertise, and innovations regarding teaching and learning about aging and older persons.
American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry – 2018 Annual Meeting
March 1-4, 2019. Atlanta, Georgia.
The AAGP Annual Meeting is the premier educational event in geriatric mental health care, providing the latest information on clinical care, research on aging and mental health, and models of care.
American Psychopathological Association
March 7-9, 2019. New York, New York.
The meeting will address critical issues in psychopathology and aging from various perspectives – from the molecular to the societal level. There will be a focus on Alzheimer’s and other dementing illnesses as well as the outcomes of other types of mental disorders. Psychosocial and physical stressors common in later life (e.g., isolation, bereavement, failing health) increase risk of depression, demoralization, despair, and suicide. There will also be a focus on positive aspects of aging. The program includes prominent experts in various aging-related domains and the intended audience is researchers and clinicians interested in aging as well as students.
American Society on Aging
April 15-18, 2019. New Orleans, Louisiana.
Over 3,000 attendees from across the nation and abroad attend the annual ASA Aging In America Conference to learn, network, and participate in the largest multidisciplinary conference covering issues of aging and quality of life for older adults.
American Geriatrics Society
May 2-4, 2019. Portland, Oregon.
The AGS Annual Scientific Meeting is the premier educational event in geriatrics, providing the latest information on clinical care, research on aging, and innovative models of care delivery. Physicians, nurses, pharmacists, physician assistants, social workers, long-term care and managed care providers, health care administrators, and others can update their knowledge and skills through state-of-the-art educational sessions and research presentations.
American Psychological Association
August 8-11, 2019. Chicago, Illinois.
Annual meeting of the American Psychological Association.
Gerontological Society of America
November 13-17, 2019. Austin, Texas.
The Gerontological Society of America (GSA) is the oldest and largest interdisciplinary scientific organization devoted to the advancement of gerontological research, learning, and practice. Through its Annual Scientific Meeting, GSA offers nearly 4,000 international professionals in the field of aging the opportunity to learn the latest trends and development from industry leaders, build strategic partnerships to address aging challenges, and network with peers.
Upcoming International Meetings
International Psychogeriatric Association
August 31-September 3, 2019. Santiago de Compostela, Spain.
For more than 30 years, the International Psychogeriatric Association (IPA) has been a leader in the field of psychogeriatrics. The diverse disciplines, interests, and geographic communities within IPA symbolize the full spectrum of geriatric mental health. Through our educational activities, scientific meetings, and cutting-edge publications, IPA promotes better mental health for older people all around the world.
International Association of Gerontology and Geriatrics European Region
May 23-25, 2019. Gothenburg, Sweden.
The annual IAGG-ER congress is the natural meeting place for researchers and professionals engaged in various scientific enquires and aging matters; whether in biological science, medical and health sciences, social sciences, in humanities or aging services. The main track of the congress includes sessions on multidisciplinary aspects of aging in which we can meet and learn from each other.
Australian Psychological Society Psychology and Ageing Interest Group
June 28-29, 2019. Auckland, New Zealand.
The Australian Psychological Society (APS) is the peak body for psychologists in Australia and represents over 24,000 members. The society advocates for the profession of psychology, support high standards, promote community wellbeing, and are dedicated to providing benefits to support members, with over 200 active member groups. There are 42 branches spread across Australia, nine APS colleges representing specialty areas in psychology, and 48 interest groups in a wide range of special areas.
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