Spring FORUM on AGING

Apr/25/2019

Spring FORUM on AGING

Event Detail: 
8:30 a.m. (registration) to 1:00 p.m. (lunch included)
Event Presenter: 
Massachusetts Gerontology Association
Event Cost: 
Individual Professional: $50.00; Student: $20.00

The Massachusetts Gerontology Association is proud to sponsors this year's Annual Spring Forum. All those in attendance are presented with valuable information as well as the opportunity to network with peers in aging and aging related fields.

2019 MGA Annual Spring Forum on Aging

Join us for the MGA Annual Spring Forum, Creating Pathways to Advance the Field of Aging. We look forward to your participation at this valuable and informative event.

This year’s MGA Forum on Aging is a springboard for MGA’s focus on connecting a broad range of disciplines to opportunities in the field of aging. When we speak across areas of expertise, institutions, and organizations traditionally outside of the aging network, we create new pathways to improve life for older people. We aim to show how bringing together unusual suspects is a necessary step in expanding outreach and engaging professionals to work in aging.

Welcome - Senator Rebecca L. Rausch
Keynote - Kathleen Otte, Administration for Community Living 
Moderator - Christina Matz-Costa, Boston College School of Social Work
Panelists

  • Valerie Fletcher, Institute for Human Centered Design
  • Monique Fuchs, Wentworth Institute of Technology
  • Tim Driver, Age Friendly Ventures, Inc.
  • Katherine King, Alliance for Aging, Williams James College

2019 Louis Lowy Award - Alice Bonner, PhD, APRN, GNP
Student Poster Competition