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Register now! San Diego meeting will showcase latest aging discoveries
Date:11/7/2012

America's premier authorities on aging will share the most up-to-date news on the election, Social Security, human longevity, family caregiving, and other current topics at The Gerontological Society of America's upcoming 65th Annual Scientific Meeting. This event the largest interdisciplinary conference in the field of aging will take place from November 18 to 22 in San Diego. GSA extends complimentary registration to working representatives of the media.

All sessions will take place at the San Diego Convention Center and San Diego Marriott Marquis & Marina. An estimated 4,000 professionals are expected to attend the five-day gathering, which includes more than 500 scientific sessions featuring research presented for the first time. The complete conference program, including a searchable abstract listing, is available at www.geron.org/press. Below are selected highlights:

Post-Election Analysis: Implications for an Aging Society (Symposium)
Time: Wednesday, November 14, 4:30 to 6 p.m..
Location: San Diego Convention Center, Ballroom 6C
In the week following the 2012 election, this session will analyze what the outcomes infer about rising issue priorities, and anticipate how the elected politicians will interpret their victories. In addition, before the 113th Congress convenes, there is a lame duck session of this Congress to contend with. Will decisions related to tax cut extensions, sequestration, and Medicare physician reimbursement be made or deferred? What other top tier issues will await Washington in 2013?

Opening Plenary Session with James Fowler, PhD (Keynote Address)
Time: Thursday, November 15, 10 to 11:30 a.m.
Location: San D
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Contact: Todd Kluss
tkluss@geron.org
202-587-2839
The Gerontological Society of America
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