Gerontological Society of America


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Gerontological Society of America (GSA)

an organization of scientific and academic professionals interested in studies of the nature of the aging process and the clinical manifestations of disease in the aging organism. GSA members participate with the International Association of Gerontology in periodic seminars at which worldwide research on longevity is presented.

Gerontological Society of America

(jĕ-rŏn″tō-lŏ′jĭ-kăl),

GSA

An organization established in 1945 for the main purpose of promoting scientific study of aging. Researchers, practitioners, and educators are members. The society publishes The Journal of Gerontology and The Gerontologist. The organization's website is www.geron.org/.
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Lansdale presented additional findings of the program at the Gerontological Society of America in November 2000 in Washington D.
These were findings from a study presented as a poster at the annual meeting of the Gerontological Society of America.
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19 /PRNewswire/ -- The right kind of brain exercise enhances memory and other cognitive abilities of older adults, according to researchers presenting today at the annual meeting of the Gerontological Society of America, a gathering of 3500 aging experts held this week in San Francisco.
who presented the study in a poster at the annual meeting of the Gerontological Society of America.
The study, which she presented as a poster at the annual meeting of the Gerontological Society of America, analyzed self-rated health, depression, and years of desired life (YDL) among 600 community-living elderly people (mean age 77 years) and compared this with their mortality rates within the 2 years following the interviews.
Rowe was a Director of the MacArthur Foundation Research Network on Successful Aging, and served on the Board of Governors of the American Board of Internal Medicine and as President of the Gerontological Society of America.
The IMPACT results will be released initially at the annual meeting of the Gerontological Society of America on November 16-18.
in a poster presentation given at the annual meeting of the Gerontological Society of America.
Mossey presented as a poster at the annual meeting of the Gerontological Society of America, analyzed self-rated health, depression, and years of desired life (YDL) among 600 community-living elderly people (mean age 77 years) and compared these variables with mortality during the 2 years following the interviews.
Carstensen is a Fellow of the American Psychological Association, the Gerontological Society of America and the American Psychological Society.
He was the recipient of the General Motors Cancer Research Foundation Prize (1983), the Tyler Environmental Prize (1985), the Gold Medal Award of the American Institute of Chemists (1991), the Glenn Foundation Award of the Gerontological Society of America (1992), the Lovelace Institutes Award for Excellence in Environmental Health Research (1995), the Honda Prize of the Honda Foundation, Japan (1996), the Japan Prize (1997), the Kehoe Award, American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine (1997), the Medal of the City of Paris (1998), the U.