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.

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scholars2017graduation-cap The Houston Gerontological Society’s
Certified Nurse Assistants (CNA)
2017 scholarship winners !

In loving memory of one of the
HGS founding members
Dr. 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:

 

Photo by Dwight C. Andrews/The University of Texas Medical School at Houston Office of Communications Dr. Carmel Dyer - Internal Medicine Geriatrics and Chief of Staff ad interim at LBJ General Hospital    Dr. Carmel Bitondo Dyer – Internal Medicine Geriatrics and Chief of Staff ad interim at LBJ General Hospital

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

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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

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CMS Equity Plan for Medicare:  Implications for Seniors with Health Disparities
Venue:  St. Dominic Senior Center

 

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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

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