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Discover the GSA 2021 Experience

Gerontology is a broad and diverse field, spanning disciplines and professional boundaries, from research, clinical practice and education to policy and industry. There is only one event that brings all of these disciplines and professions together to focus on the latest breakthroughs in aging: the GSA Annual Scientific Meeting.


The GSA Experience


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"I look forward to attending the GSA meeting every year. It is great to network with colleagues old and new and learn about the latest research. I especially enjoy connecting with my Academy for Gerontology in Higher Education (AGHE) colleagues to share ideas about best teaching practices, intergenerational programs, and age-friendly initiatives. I always return to my campus with renewed energy and ready to implement something new!"

— Carrie Andreoletti, Ph.D., FAGHE, Professor of Psychological Science, Gerontology Program Coordinator


The Gerontological Society of America is the oldest and largest interdisciplinary organization devoted to research, education, and practice in the field of aging. GSA’s principal mission — and that of our 5,500 members — is to promote the study of aging and disseminate information to scientists, decision makers, and the general public. Founded in 1945, GSA is the driving force behind advancing innovation in aging — both domestically and internationally. Our members come from more than 50 countries. To further fulfill our mission, GSA assembles more than 3,500 professionals from around the world to an Annual Scientific Meeting. This monumental event now features more than 500 sessions each year. Additionally, we publish the field’s preeminent peer-reviewed journals.



The Gerontological Society of America
1220 L Street NW, Suite 901
Washington, DC 20005
United States


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