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Chicago bean art in daylight hours

2018 Alzheimer’s Association International Conference

22 Jul 7:15 AM - 26 Jul 1:15 PM
McCormick Place
2301 S. King Drive
Chicago, Illinois
60616

The conference is the largest and most influential international meeting dedicated to advancing dementia science.

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20
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Desert in Tucson, Arizona

2018 International Conference on Aging in the Americas (ICAA)

18 Sep 8:30 AM - 20 Sep 3:00 PM
Westward Look Wyndham Grand Resort and Spa
245 E. Ina Rd.
Tucson, AZ 85704

The conference will focus on Latino aging and health in social, institutional, and environmental context.

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Nov
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18
Nov
Boston waterfront

GSA 2018 Annual Scientific Meeting

14 Nov 8:00 AM - 18 Nov 5:00 PM
John B. Hynes Veterans Memorial Convention Center
900 Boylston St.
Boston, MA 02115

The GSA Annual Scientific Meeting brings together nearly 4,000 leading experts in the field of aging.

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.

Programa Esperanza (Project Hope)

Roybal Executive Director María Aranda is the principal investigator of a culturally modified psychosocial intervention for Spanish-speaking Latino patients 55 years of age or older with depression and multiple medical conditions.

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.