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Call for Proposals to Present at the 2017 Aging in America Conference

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Submit a proposal to present a poster at the 2017 Aging in America Conference! 

The Call for Proposals to present at the 2017 Aging in America Conference is open. We will accept submissions until June 30, 2016. 

The focus of AiA17 is innovation, including innovative policies, programs, practices, models, businesses, learning and more from across the field of aging. This is a fabulous opportunity to share your program developments and new ideas with this conference community of nearly 3,000 multidisciplinary professionals who, like you, are working to improve the lives of older adults. We hope you will participate this year as a presenter!

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Where will the 2017 Aging in America Conference take place?

For the 2017 Aging in America Conference, we will be in Chicago, IL at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in beautiful downtown Chicago.

Why present?

Presenting at Aging in America provides you with an unparalleled opportunity to share new ideas or highlight noteworthy projects, research and practices with other professionals in the field of aging. Presenting at Aging in America earns you recognition as an expert in the field at the conference and beyond.

Who presents at Aging in America?

Presenters at Aging in America include everyone from professionals who work in the field of aging to practitioners in allied professions such as social work, healthcare, architecture, law, finance and more. Students who are doing research on aging-related topics are also encouraged to present. Practitioners, clinicians, and medical professionals have been a part of the faculty, along with academicians and direct service providers. As the largest multidisciplinary conference on aging, Aging in America covers a wide range of topic areas, creating a virtually limitless field of opportunity for presenters. ASA welcomes all interested presenters to submit proposals, particularly encouraging those outlining fresh and useful strategies for addressing widespread aging issues. 

You will be asked to choose from the following topic areas when submitting your proposal:

  • Aging in Community
  • Business & Leadership
  • Caregiving
    • Clinical Care & Transitions
  • Diversity & Cultures of Aging
    • Integrated Care Networks/Business Acumen
  • Lifelong Learning, Wellness & Engagement
  • Mental Health
  • Policy, Advocacy & Ethics
  • Religion, Spirituality & Meaning
  • Technology, Accessibility & Transportation

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