With a major commitment to diversity and inclusion, ASA’s members represent the diverse array of professionals in the field of aging working along the continuum of care and service and who are concerned with the physical, emotional, social, economic and spiritual well-being of older adults.
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Join ASA today to:
Become part of a vibrant multidisciplinary community of professionals in aging and allied professions.
Gain skills and knowledge to be more effective in your work with older adults.
Connect with and learn from professionals who can provide you with new insights and solutions.
Empower the leader within you to guide your organization to success.
Education and Professional Development
Aging in America Conference
ASA members enjoy a 30% savings on their registration for ASA’s annual conference. Aging in America, the largest multidisciplinary conference covering a wide array of topics on aging, is a premier source of information, knowledge and networking opportunities at which you can forge connections that will last a lifetime.
Offered free to ASA members, web seminars are a convenient way to get training and education on key topics affecting your work with older adults, right at your desk. Web seminars are offered live and on-demand throughout the year, so they easily fit into your busy schedule. ASA members are eligible to earn CEUs for attending any ASA web seminar at no charge!
ASA/USC Online Gerontology Courses
The University of Southern California Leonard Davis School of Gerontology and ASA have joined forces to offer opportunities—exclusively available to ASA members—to earn a certificate of completion from USC in a convenient and flexible online format. ASA is also able to offer CEUs from select accreditation providers to individuals who successfully complete a course. Courses include: Fundamentals of Gerontology, Managing Health and Chronic Conditions in Older Adults, and two courses on Elder Mistreatment.
ASA Mentor Advantage
This online platform is designed to connect experienced professionals with emerging professionals in order to build meaningful and rewarding mentor/mentee relationships.
Each issue of ASA’s quarterly journal is devoted to a single topic in aging and features nationally recognized authors and guest editors. ASA members can enjoy easy online access to current and archived issues of Generations at any time.
Our bimonthly newspaper covers trends, opinion and advances in practice, policy and research nationwide, and keeps you up to date with ASA’s programs.
ASA’s blog is a direct connection to news briefs, articles, policy and research developments and member news. All members are invited to submit articles to AgeBlog.
Our weekly e-newsletter keeps members current on all news and membership benefits, and highlights articles and events.
CEUs are available for our conference and most of our webinars at no additional charge.
You’ll find essential program information, research, career tools, expert advice and more on ASA’s website. Connect with colleagues by joining an online discussion, or use our searchable membership directory to find local and national contacts.
This online resource connects job seekers and organizations recruiting qualified professionals in the field of aging.
Regional Networking Events
These events provide an informal opportunity to meet and network with colleagues.
Each year ASA honors individuals and organizations for their contributions to ASA, to the field of aging and to older adults.
Diversity, Inclusion and Cultural Competence
ASA’s network includes experts on serving diverse populations of elders. Diversity includes ethnicity, culture, language, religion, sexual orientation, geography, income and ability.
10% discount on SuperShuttle.com and ExecuCar.com reservations when booked online.
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ASA Members can target content most relevent to them by joining one or more constituent group(s) and connecting with professionals with shared specific interests. All of the following constituent groups are available and included in your membership dues:
- Business Forum on Aging
- Forum on Religion, Spirituality and Aging
- Healthcare and Aging Network
- LGBT Aging Issues Network
- Lifetime Education and Renewal Network
- Mental Health and Aging Network
- Network on Environments, Services and Technologies for Maximizing Independence
- Network on Multicultural Aging
We also offer a Students and Emerging Professionals Network where students and professionals new to field of aging can network and share ideas and resources that will help them along their blossoming career paths.
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