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27
Sep
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29
Sep
U.S. Capitol Building

National Alzheimer’s Summit

27 Sep 5:30 PM - 29 Sep 4:30 PM
Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center
1300 Pennsylvania Ave., NW
Washington, DC 20004

Join us for three important, informative and engaging days, as we bring together the very best minds in Alzheimer’s and dementia research and policy.

30
Sep
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27th Annual Southern California Alzheimer’s Disease Research Conference

30 Sep 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Irvine Marriott Hotel
18000 Von Karman Ave.
Irvine, CA 92612

The conference brings together nationally renowned researchers to discuss progress in the battle against Alzheimer's disease and related forms of dementia.

17
Oct
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21
Oct
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Ninth National Congress of Gerontology and Geriatrics: Gerontoger 2016

17 Oct 8:00 AM - 21 Oct 5:00 PM
Palacio de Convenciones de la Habana
Calle 146 entre 11 y 13
La Habana Cuba 16046

The Cuban Society of Gerontology and Geriatrics is pleased to invite researchers throughout the world to participate in the event.

Latest News

Minority Aging Findings

Search for studies on Asian older adults

Roybal Senior Scientist Iris Chi is a co-author on a study that finds that older Chinese who were worried about not having a caregiver had higher levels of depressive symptoms than those who did not have that worry.

Search for Studies on Latino Older Adults

Roybal Executive Director William Vega is a co-author on a study that finds that the health advantages enjoyed by Mexican immigrants over U.S.-born Mexican Americans do not seem to exist in later life.

Search for Studies on African American Older Adults

Roybal Senior Scientist Karen Lincoln is a co-author on a study that investigates the relationships among emotional support, negative interaction with family members and psychiatric disorders among older African Americans.