News & Events

 

Connect with Center and Community Events via our calendar

Find the University of Washington School of Medicine Gerontology Grand Round and Journal Club updated weekly.

AND scroll down to find current Age-Related, local and national Events

 

The Northwest Geriatric Education Center (NWGEC): Geriatric Healthcare Lecture Series; Not to worry if you missed some of the lectures from Winter and Spring 2014; they can be found free of charge at at www.nwgec.org.

 

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. http://depts.washington.edu/geront/conferences/grandrounds.html

 

2014-2015 Series Round Table Discussion Group for Professionals in the Field of Aging

Monthly Discussion Group about Clinical Practice Facilitated by Barbara Green, MSW

206.799.7108; bgreenmsw@earthlink.net, www.bgreenmsw.org; Senior Services, 2208 2nd Ave, Seattle

 

AgeWise King County's October Activity Calendar is linked here.

 

October 2014

 

10/20/14 at 5:00 PM

de Tornyay Helathy Aging Scholarship applications are due.

Find more information here.

 

10/23/14

3 PM to 4:30 PM

Gerontological Professionals Network

CMS Awards Qualis Health Five-Year Contracts to Lead Quality Innovation Network for Idaho and Washington

Qualis Health Northgate

10700 Meridian Ave N., Suite 100, Seattle WA


October 28, 2014

6 PM to  8PM

Pioneer Network "Conversation Cafe"

A Journey of Love Caring for Generations

Featuring Barbara DeHerrera, RN, BSN, Chief Nursing Officer at Garfield County Hospital District

DSHS long term care Continuing Education Credits-receive 2 CEU’s if you attend this event

$15 donation - includes food & beverages  

Find more information here

RSVP to lindseyi@fulllifecare.org

Park Place 6900 37th Ave South, Seattle, WA

 

November 2014

11/1/14

Northwest Chapter of the National Gerontological Nursing Association  Scholarship Applications due.

Find more information here.

 

11/5 to 11/9/14

Gerontological Society of America (GSA) Conference

http://www.geron.org/annual-meeting

Washington, DC

Walter E. Washington Convention Center

Washington Marriott Marquis

 

11/20/14

Northwest Chapter of the National Nursing Association (NW NGNA)

 

December 2014

12/11/14

Gerontological Professionals Network

Qualis Health Northgate

 

January 2015

 

February 2015

 

2/12/15

Gerontological Professionals Network

Qualis Health Northgate

 

2/26 to 3/1/15

Association for Gerontology in Higher Education (AGHE) Conference

http://www.aghe.org/am

Sheraton Nashville Downtown

Nashville, Tennesse

Poster submission deadline June 20, 2014

 

March 2015

3/23 to 3/27, 2015

American Society on Aging Conference

http://www.asaging.org/aia

Chicago, IL

Accepting proposals

 

April 2015

 

4/5 to 4/11/15

AGHE Careers in Aging Week

Bright future. Many possibilities. 

 

4/9/15

Gerontological Professionals Network

Qualis Health Northgate

 

4/14 to 4/17/15

Nurses Improving Care for Healthsystem Elders (NICHE) Conference

http://conference2014.nicheprogram.org/pages/41-future-conferences/content

Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin, Orlando, FL

No call for abstract submission yet

4/22 to 4/25/15

Western Institute of Nursing  (WIN) Conference tab at www.winursing.org. The 2015 conference theme is “Equity and Access: Nursing Research, Practice, and Education.” The conference will be held at the Hotel Albuquerque at Old Town in Albuquerque, NM.   If you have conference questions, please contact Bo Perry at perrybo@ohsu.edu.

Gerontology Interest Group to be announced

 

May 2015

5/15 to 5/17/15

American Geriatrics Society (AGS) Conference

http://www.americangeriatrics.org/annual_meeting/attendees/past_and_future_meetings

Suburban Washington, DC (National Harbor, Maryland)   

No call for abstract submissions yet

5/20/15

10:30 to 1:30

De Tornyay Center for Healthy Aging Scholar Presentations and Reception

University House Auditorium

 

June 2015

 

6/11/15

Gerontological Professionals Network

Qualis Health Northgate