The Houston Gerontological Society
has served Houston’s professional community since 1986
and is dedicated to strengthening and enhancing current
and future services for older adults and their families.
On Wednesday, 14 June 2017, Dr. Carmel Dyer lectured on
Charting a Course for Transformative Senior Health Care in Houston
What a dynamic program and thoughtful speaker!
We had a full room replete with diverse careers who work to make the life of seniors better!
The fabulous dinner was hosted by The Forum at Memorial Woods
777 North Post Oak Road, Houston, TX 77024
Carmel Bitondo Dyer, MD, FACP, AGSF
Roy M. and Phyllis Gough Huffington Chair in Gerontology
Nancy P. & Vincent F. Guinee, M.D. Distinguished Chair
Professor, Division of Geriatric and Palliative Medicine
Executive Director of the Consortium on Aging
Special Assistant to the President
Please Post: DrDyerPoster!
The Houston Gerontological Society’s Student Scholarship
Applications deadline extended to 30th June 2017 !!!
Scholarship will be announced in August!
Help a student gain career opportunity with
a HGS scholarship that can change their career direction
and serve the aging community!
Can you recommend a direct care worker that should apply today?
Serving the geriatric community and professionals in aging for over 31 years.
Congratulations to our new 2017 Board of Directors and new board members !
A few of our 2016 and 2017 events:
- April 26, 2017-Peggy Determeyer, PhD, BCC McGee Fellow in Bioethics and Aging
- March 9, 2017-Robyn Horn
- January 25, 2017~ Rebecca Lunstroth, JD, MA
- December 6, 2016 - Robert Landau
- November 3-5, 2016 Aging Life Care Conference
- October 13, 2016 - Barbara Mancini
- September 14, 2016 - Dr. Sandra Gomez
Speaker: Peggy Determeyer, PhD, BCC Program Flyer: April2017HGS
McGee Fellow in Bioethics and Aging at the Hope and Healing Center and Institute
Community Bioethics Dialogues: A Method for Engaging and Empowering the Public Regarding Aging and Health Care Issues Host and Venue: Brookdale Post Oak
Robyn Horn: FlyerMarch2017!
CMS Equity Plan for Medicare: Implications for Seniors with Health Disparities
Venue: St. Dominic Senior Center
Medical Decisions and the Ethics: Flyer2017Jan
Managing Difficult People During the Holidays!
Recipes for Making the Holidays Brighter & More Effective
With Robert Landau, on Tuesday, December 6, 2016, at The Buckingham
Aging Life Care Association Conference
Aging Well: Meeting the Challenge
DoubleTree by Hilton Greenway Plaza
6 E. Greenway Plaza, Houston, TX 77046
This is not an HGS event, but it might be of interest to our members, so we are announcing it in that spirit.