CAG2013: Aging…from Cells to Society

The Canadian Association on Gerontology welcomes you to Halifax for our 42nd Annual Scientific and Educational Meeting.

Join us for Canada’s premier multidisciplinary conference for those interested in individual and population aging. This year’s conference theme underlines the importance of multi- and interdiscplinary perspectives on aging as we explore the impacts and changes of aging, from our bodies to our society.

Keynotes

Hear from leading experts in the field of aging across a range of disciplines and professions, including health, law, social science and policy.

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Program

Attend stimulating paper, poster, symposium and workshop sessions on cutting-edge topics as well as exciting pre-conference workshops.

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Sponsorship & Exhibiting

Join our current sponsors and exhibitors in profiling your organization to leading stakeholders in the field of aging.

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Halifax, Nova Scotia

Experience the warmth and hospitality of Canada’s East Coast in autumn, a great time to visit.  Block rates and travel discounts are available.

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Host Organization

LifeMark Physiotherapy Halifax

Supporting Partner

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