Presidential Symposia

Presidential Symposia were developed by the president and program chairs. Interdisciplinary in nature, these sessions were created around the theme of the meeting.

Comparative Aging Around the World: The Gateway to Global Aging
Thursday, November 15
8 to 9:30 am
Chair: Jinkook Lee
Supported by the Behavioral and Social Sciences Section.

Free Radicals and Redox Regulation in Aging
Thursday, November 15
12 to 1:30 pm
Chair: Kelvin Davies
Supported by the Biological Sciences Section.

Functional Ability in Late Life – Implications for Risk Factor Prevention and Health Care Utilization
Thursday, November 15
3:30 to 5 pm
Chair: Elsa Strotmeyer
Supported by the Health Sciences Section.

Dynamics and Diversity of the Aging Workforce: Health, Training, Technology, Employers, and Policy
Friday, November 16
8 to 9:30 am
Chair: Robert Harootyan
Supported by the Social Research, Policy and Practice Section.

The Age-Friendly University (AFU) Initiative: Higher Education Meeting the Needs of Aging Populations
Friday, November 16
3 to 4:30 pm
Chair: Joann Montepare
Supported by the Academy for Gerontology in Higher Education.

Emerging Perspectives on Extending Healthy and Purposeful Life
Friday, November 16
5 to 6:30 pm
Chair: Kristen Porter
Supported by the Emerging Scholar and Professional Organization (ESPO).

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