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October is Pre-Meeting Engagement Month! 

Connect with your sections, meet with interest groups, and participate other programs during the month of October.  Having a separate month to attend these engagement events virtually will allow you to focus solely on the most pressing issues in the field of aging during the in-person annual meeting, November 2-6 in Indianapolis.

Save the Date for: 

Interest Group Meetings - GSA Interest Groups will be meeting virtually in the month of October. These meetings, open to members and non-members alike, are opportunities for networking, collaboration on research projects, and increased involvement for members around topics and issues that cut across disciplines. Learn more about GSA Interest Groups.

Section Business Meetings - October 24-28, Virtual. Hear a report on the year’s accomplishments, honor award recipients and new fellows, meet the 2023 section officers, and learn about 2023 plans and activities. Then be sure to register for your section’s lunch or breakfast to celebrate award and fellow recipients in person in Indianapolis! Learn more about GSA’s member groups.

Other Programs in October - There will be several webinars and special programs offered in the month of October leading up to the Annual Scientific Meeting. 

 

Schedule of Events

All times are Eastern. Schedule subject to change.  

Webinars
For more information on these webinars and instructions on how to register, click here.  

Interest Group Meetings
Email membership@geron.org for information on how to register. To read more about GSA Interest groups, click here

Section Business Meetings
To review the section business meeting's schedule and register, click here

 

Interest Groups

Date & Time

Registration


Abuse, Neglect and Exploitation of Older Persons

Wednesday, October 12,
10:00 am - 12:00 pm ET

Register Here


Age-Friendly University (AFU)

Tuesday, October 18,  
10:00 - 11:00 am ET

Register Here


Aging Among Asians

Thursday, October 20,
10:00 am - 12:00 pm ET

Register Here

Aging Veterans: Effects of Military Service across the Life Course

Thursday, October 6,   
1:00 - 2:30 pm ET

Register Here


Aging, Alcohol and Addictions

Thursday, October 6,  
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm ET

Register Here


Aging Workforce

Monday, October 24,  
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm ET
Register Here


Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Dementias

Monday, October 17,  
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm ET

Register Here


Assisted Living

Tuesday, October 11,
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm ET

Register Here


Behavioral Interventions for Older Adults

Thursday, October 6,  
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm ET

Register Here

Cancer and Aging

Tuesday, October 4,  
1:00 - 2:00 pm ET

Register Here


Community College

Wednesday, October 19,
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm ET
Register Here


Community Engaged Research

Thursday, October 6,
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm ET
Register Here


Disasters and Older Adults

Thursday, October 13,  
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm ET
Register Here


Dyadic Research on Health and Illness Across the Adult Lifespan

Thursday, October 6,  
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm ET
Register Here


Economics of Aging

Friday, October 14,  
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm ET
Register Here


Environmental Gerontology

Friday, October 7,  
10:00 am - 11:00 am ET
Register Here


Epidemiology of Aging

Wednesday, October 26,  
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm ET
Register Here


Family Caregiving

Friday, October 14,  
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm ET
Register Here


Fitness, Exercise, and Wellness

Monday, October 17,  
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm ET
Register Here


Geriatric Education

Monday, October 17,  
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm ET
Register Here


HBCU Collaborative

Thursday, October 13,  
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm ET
Register Here


Health Behavior Change

Tuesday, October 4,  
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm ET
Register Here


Hospice, Palliative and End-of-Life Care

Tuesday, October 4,  
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm ET
Register Here


Hospital Elder Life Program

Tuesday, October 11,  
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm ET
Register Here


Human-Animal Interaction

Tuesday, October 11,  
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm ET
Register Here


Indigenous Peoples

Tuesday, October 18,  
10:00 am - 12:00 pm ET
Register Here


Intergenerational Learning, Research, and Community Engagement

Tuesday, October 4,  
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm ET
Register Here


International Aging and Migration

Friday, October 14,  
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm ET
Register Here


Korean/Korean American and Aging

Tuesday, October 18,  
10:00 am - 11:00 am ET
Register Here


Lifelong Disabilities

Wednesday, October 12,
10:00 am - 11:30 am ET
Register Here


Loneliness and Social Isolation

Wednesday, October 19,
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm ET
Register Here


Measurement, Statistics, and Research Design

Thursday, October 13,  
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm ET

Register Here


Nursing Care of Older Adults

Tuesday, October 11,  
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm ET
Register Here


Nutrition

Tuesday, October 11,  
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm ET
Register Here


Oral Health

Tuesday, October 11,  
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm ET
Register Here


Paid Caregiving

Monday, October 17,  
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm ET
Register Here


Patient/Person Engagement in Research

Wednesday, October 12,  
10:00 pm - 11:00 pm ET
Register Here


Pharmaceutical Care and Outcomes Research

Thursday, October 6,  
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm ET
Register Here


Qualitative Research

Wednesday, October 19,
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm ET

Register Here


Rainbow Research Group

Tuesday, October 11,  
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm ET
Register Here


Religion, Spirituality and Aging

Wednesday, October 12,
10:00 am - 11:30 am ET

Register Here


Rural Aging

Friday, October 14,  
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm ET
Register Here


Sleep, Circadian Rhythms and Aging

Thursday, October 13,  
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm ET
Register Here


Systems Research in Long-Term Care

Wednesday, October 19,
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm ET
Register Here


Transportation and Aging

Thursday, October 13,  
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm ET
Register Here
 

Section Business Meetings

Date & Time

Registration

ESPO Business Meeting

Monday, October 24,  
1:00 - 2:00 pm ET
Register Here

Health Sciences Section Business Meeting

Tuesday, October 25,  
1:00 - 2:00 pm ET
Register Here

AGHE Business Meeting

Wednesday, October 26,  
11:00 - 12:00 pm ET
Register Here

BSS Business Meeting

Wednesday, October 26,  
1:00 - 2:00 pm ET
Register Here

Biological Sciences Business Meeting

Thursday, October 27,  
1:00 - 2:00 pm ET
Register Here

SRPP Business Meeting

Friday, October 28,  
1:00 - 2:00 pm ET
Register Here

GSA Memorial Service

Date & Time

Registration


Join GSA colleagues to honor the memory of those members who have passed away in the last year. Harvey L. Sterns, PhD, FGSA, FAPA, FAPS, FAGHE, will preside. Attendees will be invited to share remembrances.

Thursday, October 20,
4:00 - 5:30 pm ET
Register Here
 

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The Gerontological Society of America is the oldest and largest interdisciplinary organization devoted to research, education, and practice in the field of aging. GSA’s principal mission — and that of our 5,500 members — is to promote the study of aging and disseminate information to scientists, decision makers, and the general public. Founded in 1945, GSA is the driving force behind advancing innovation in aging — both domestically and internationally. Our members come from more than 50 countries. To further fulfill our mission, GSA assembles more nearly 4,000 professionals from around the world to an Annual Scientific Meeting. This monumental event now features more than 500 sessions each year. Additionally, we publish the field’s preeminent peer-reviewed journals.

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