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The Northwest Geriatric Education Center (NWGEC): The topic for the Annual Geriatric Healthcare Lecture Series this winter quarter is Alzheimer's Disease and Related Issues Geriatric Healthcare Series. Find all the previous lecture series, free of charge at at         Find the Spring Topics and Speakers list linked here.

UW Geriatric Grand Rounds and Journal Club: 8am every Friday morning at Harborview Medical Center in the Research and Teaching Building at 300 9th Avenue, Seattle WA 98104 in Room 117.

Frye Art Museum - Creative Aging Programs: An offering of programs for adults to engage in creative lifelong learning. Programs explore the rich potential of aging and offer opportunities to impact the community’s health and wellbeing. 

Find all the Creative Aging Programs at the Frye here....


May 2015


5/15 to 5/17/15

American Geriatrics Society (AGS) Conference

Suburban Washington, DC (National Harbor, Maryland) 


June 2015


6/4/15 8:00 to 4:00  The Waves of Change in Health Care

Care Transitions Conference in Renton, WA

Find more information linked here, or at


6/9 - 6/11 Leading Age Washington's 64th Annual Meeting & Conference

Golf Tournament June 8th at Semiahmoo Resort, Blaine WA


6/11/15 3:00 – 4:30 Gerontological Professionals Network: Navigating Challenging Dementia-Related Behaviors; Speaker is Christina Coulter; Qualis Health - 10700 Meridian N., Suite 100, Seattle;


July 2015 

7/27 - 7/28  in Washington, DC
Early bird registration ends May 31! The link to register is below:

Join more than 500 policymakers, researchers, clinicians, educators, and public health practitioners to learn how the social determinants of health impact healthy aging in the United States. This state-of-the-science meeting focuses on prevention to help Americans stay healthier longer and improve quality of life in later years.


August 2015

8/2 to 8/5/15 Pioneer Network Conference: Navigating the Winds of Change

Hyatt Regency O'Hare, Rosemont / Chicago, Illinois

The Nation's Largest Conference Focused Solely on Culture Change and Person-Centered Living


September 2015

9/17 - 9/18/15 Elder Friendly Futures: Care and Collaboration with Older Adults

Lynnwood Convention Center 3711 196th ST SW, Lynwood, WA 98036    Visit  

Registration is now open!


9/30 - 10/3/15

34th Annual GAPNA Conference

Creating a Culture of Excellence in the Care of Older Adults

Marriott Rivercenter,
San Antonio, TX

The link to  register is below:



10/1 - 10/3/15  The National Gerontological Nursing Association Annual Convention

Indianapolis, IN
The Alexander Hotel


10/9 -10/11/15  Annual Oregon Geriatrics Conference in Sunriver, Oregon


11/18 - 11/22/15 Gerontological Society of America's Annual Scientific Meeting in Orlando, FL




March 3, 2016

The Association for Gerontolgy in Higher Education

March 20–24, 2016


May 19 - 21, 2016
Pre-Conference Day:  Wednesday, May 18

Long Beach, CA




The 21st IAGG World Congress
of Gerontology and Geriatrics

Global Aging and Health:
Bridging Science, Policy, and Practice