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what’s new at SSA

  • Online registration is available for the 2014 Conference being held from 10/22 - 10/24 at Fordham University, Lincoln Center in NYC. Download the final program.
  • The SSA is cosponsoring the “Policy Careers in Aging Panel ” with the NYU Wagner on October 15. Join five extraordinary leaders who work on the policy challenges of an aging population in New York City for a conversation about their careers: how they took up their roles, what they do, and why it is important. October 15, 2014, 6:00 – 7:00 pm. Lafayette Conference Room, Puck Building, 295 Lafayette Ave, NYC. Contact Christian Gonzalez-Rivera with questions.
  • The Wurzweiler School of Social Work – Yeshiva University is sponsoring its annual gerontology and palliative care conference on Friday, November 14, 2014, “Reframing Psychosocial Care for Elders, Caregivers, and Serious Illness: A Response to Evolving Health Systems.” Dr. Joanne Lynn, the keynote presenter, will discuss “Building a Care System to Rely upon when Frail in Old Age.”

Download our Statement Support for the Older American Act (OAA)

Congratulations to our recent award winners

Carol LevinePresident's Award Recipient:
Carol Levine
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Patricia BrownellWalter Beatty Award Recipient:
Patricia Brownell
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Alejandro GarcisAdvocate Award:
Alejandro Garcia
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James O'NealAdvocate Award:
James O'Neal
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2014 Conference

Online registration for the 2014 Conference.