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.
Patrick Talley presented on Tuesday, 19 September 2017
on Aging 2.0: Technology and Seniors, absolutely inspiring!
It was another special HGS evening of professional networking,
wine, bites, interesting lecture, and fabulous three course dinner!
Overture Tanglewood hosted the reception and dinner at
Maggiano’s Little Italy, 2019 Post Oak Blvd, Houston 77056
What a meal !!!
Overture Tanglewood, 504 Bering Dr., Houston 77056
is Houston’s 55 and better active adult rental community !
Ask about after Harvey short-term residential specials @ (713) 344-9223.
The Houston Gerontological Society’s
Certified Nurse Assistants (CNA)
2017 scholarship winners !
In loving memory of one of the
HGS founding membersDr. Ruth DeHart.
CNA Scholarship Interviewees
Congratulations to our new 2017 Board of Directors and new board members !
Save the dates for upcoming meetings
Village of the Heights, Wednesday, October 25th, 2017
Issues in LGBTQ Aging
Holly Hall, Tuesday, November 28th, 2017
A Chorus of Memory
A few of our 2016 and 2017 events:
- Wednesday, 14 June 2017 - Dr. Carmel Dyer, M.D., Gerontologist
- 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
Dinner and lecture was held at The Forum at Memorial Woods, 777 North Post Oak Road, Houston, TX 77027
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
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.