February 2013

posted 02.28.2013
Every year ASA recognizes a number of individuals and organizations for their contributions to ASA, to the field of aging, and to older adults. We are proud to announce the 2013 ASA Award recipients, who will be recognized during the Aging in America Conference in Chicago, March 12-16.     ASA…
posted 02.28.2013
The American Society on Aging (ASA), in collaboration with MetLife Foundation, announces three winners of the 2013 ASA-MetLife Foundation MindAlert Awards. Funded by MetLife Foundation, the MindAlert Awards recognize innovative, science-based programs that enhance mental function and prevent…
posted 02.20.2013
By Jarmin Yeh The Students to Emerging Professionals (STEP) Group is a formal network of the American Society on Aging to help advance the educational and professional development opportunities for students and early stage career professionals working in the aging network and related disciplines…
posted 02.20.2013
The New Ventures in Leadership program is designed to increase the leadership capacity within the field of aging for leaders of color.  Joncia Johnson shares her story of success in this AgeBlog post. Don’t miss out on this transformational experience! UPDATE: The registration deadline for the…
posted 02.15.2013
By EWA Staff The Eldercare Workforce Alliance (EWA), in which ASA participates, has created a guide to assist geriatrics and gerontology primary care clinicians interested in applying for the National Health Service Corps Loan Repayment Program (NHSC LRP) and for sites interested in becoming a…