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
(713) 956-0870

Brief bio of
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!

graduation-cap 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
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:


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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

LandauSpeakerEEManaging Difficult People During the Holidays! 
Recipes for Making the Holidays Brighter & More Effective
With Robert Landau, on Tuesday, December 6, 2016, at The Buckingham

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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.

Barbara Mancini Photo-2Compassion and Choices: End of Life Series Part II with Barbara Mancini, R.N.
On Thursday, October 13, 2016, at The Abbey at Westminster Plaza, at 5:30 PM

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SandraGomezMDPalliative Care: End of Life Series
Part I
with Dr. Sandra Gomez, Memorial Hermann Physicians Network: On Wednesday, 14 September 2016, at Brookdale Galleria on Post Oak

DrGomezFlyer:  Please share with your associates.

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