Abstracts for IAGG 2017 World Congress of Gerontology and Geriatrics due July 15

Event date: Jul 15, 2016


The Gerontology Program at SF State will host a site visit and local learning opportunities for the 21st IAGG (International Association of Gerontology and Geriatrics) World Congress of Gerontology and Geriatrics July 23-27, 2017. The current deadline for presenter abstractsis July 15, 2016, but the deadline may be extended.


The event's theme will be "Global Aging and Health: Bridging Science, Policy, and Practice." Presenters will have the opportunity to present in front of a large international audience of over 6,000 individuals from more than 80 countries. Participants will include scientists, physicians, technologists, researchers and innovators in the fields of aging, human health and disease. The event will also showcase faculty research, student success and community partnerships.


The Gerontology Program will also celebrate its 30th anniversary with distinguished faculty researchers, student scholars and community partners. Participants will learn about the only gerontology M.A. degree program in the CSU system, hear about innovative research, explore teaching-learning labs and visit showcases that highlight internship and career opportunities in aging and long-term care.


Visit www.iagg2017.org or email Darlene Yee-Melichar at dyee@sfsu.edu for more information

Source: SFSU Campus Memo