American Geriatrics Society Press Release

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09/17/2018 - 09:54
New Online Tools Provide Best Practices in Surgical Care for Older Adults
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09/13/2018 - 04:19
Thomas A. Cavalieri, DO, Reappointed to the National Committee on Foreign Medical Education and Accreditation
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09/03/2018 - 22:23
Supriya Mohile appointed Philip and Marilyn Wehrheim Professor
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08/13/2018 - 12:04
Draft AGS Updated 2018 Beers Criteria for Potentially Inappropriate Medication Use in Older Adults Now Posted for Public Comment
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07/15/2018 - 22:13
Study: Brain Exercise Improves Brain Function in Retirement Community Population
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07/08/2018 - 21:42
ABIM Foundation Announces New Officers and Trustee
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05/31/2018 - 09:37
APhA Announces Results of 2018 Board Elections
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05/11/2018 - 10:18
ACS National Surgical Quality Improvement Program
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05/03/2018 - 07:36
AGS Welcomes 25 New Fellows Recognized for Exceptional Commitment to Geriatrics
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04/30/2018 - 14:23
Drawing on 30+ Years as Geriatrician & Health System Leader, Dr. Laurie Jacobs Convenes Congress of 2,500+ Geriatrics Experts as New AGS President
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04/18/2018 - 09:36
Recent Executive Actions Continue to Concern AGS Regarding Care We All Need as We Age
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04/16/2018 - 07:10
Opioid-related hospitalizations rising in older Medicare patients without opioid prescriptions
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04/12/2018 - 07:57
AGS Honors Expert & Emerging Geriatrics Leaders at 2018 Annual Scientific Meeting (#AGS18)
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04/12/2018 - 07:53
Emergency Medicine Physician Honored at #AGS18 for Research to Combat Abuse of Older People
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04/05/2018 - 08:30
Top Presentations at #AGS18 Address Barriers to Advance Care Planning, Osteoporosis Screening, Links Between Hypertension Treatment & Falls
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03/27/2018 - 09:28
Dr. Heather Whitson, Leader in Geriatric Care for Patients with Multiple Conditions, to Deliver Yoshikawa Lecture at #AGS18
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03/27/2018 - 09:17
Dr. J. Eugene Lammers, Champion of Team Approach to Geriatrics, Named AGS Clinician of the Year
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03/27/2018 - 08:37
AGS Honors Dr. Jane Potter for Far-Reaching Impact Training Future Leaders in Geriatrics
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03/27/2018 - 08:05
AGS Honors Drs. John Burton, George Drach for Decades Pioneering Geriatrics Expertise, Education
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03/27/2018 - 07:51
At #AGS18, Drs. William Applegate, Thomas Edes Honored for Pioneering Leadership in Geriatrics
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03/26/2018 - 19:48
Research Brief: Older adults often prescribed meds linked to higher side effect risks
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03/13/2018 - 15:56
Proposal Outlining Premium Hikes for Older Adults, Short Term Insurance Falls Short of Care We All Need as We Age, AGS Experts
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02/14/2018 - 07:17
For 260,000 Older Adults Hospitalized with Hip Fractures, New Virtual Platform Gives Local Roots to AGS CoCare: Ortho Program
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01/02/2018 - 12:43
Robert Schreiber named VP and Medical Director
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12/18/2017 - 15:28
Researchers Find Racial Disparities in Intensity of Care at the End of Life
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12/03/2017 - 22:26
Report from NIA-Sponsored Conference Asks: What Dont We Know About Bladder Control, Why Does It Matter?
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12/03/2017 - 21:54
AGS Troubled by Senate Tax Reform Bill and its Impact on Older Americans
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10/13/2017 - 14:19
Following Presidential Action to Alter Current Law, AGS Renews Call for Bipartisan Collaboration
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09/29/2017 - 14:05
Study links ability to smell with dementia risk five years later
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09/20/2017 - 12:09
Latest Health Reform Proposal Jeopardizes Care for us All as we Age
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09/13/2017 - 10:42
Four National Medical Societies and Nine Leading Health Systems Collaborate to Improve Geriatric Emergency Care
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09/11/2017 - 10:23
New Geriatrics Legislation Promises a Better Present and Future for Us All as We AgeAGS
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09/05/2017 - 08:49
Mayo Clinic researchers review the clinical potential of senolytic drugs on aging
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08/10/2017 - 13:11
Virginia Organizing Participates in National Day of Action to Protect Medicaid
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08/10/2017 - 00:06
Simulation shows the high cost of dementia, especially for families
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07/21/2017 - 10:09
Functions at old age are influenced by previous lifestyle
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06/24/2017 - 08:50
AGS Encourages Bipartisan Collaboration on Health Reform Proposals
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06/22/2017 - 04:10
Senate Health Reform Proposal Jeopardizes Care for Us All as We Age, AGS Experts
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06/02/2017 - 09:29
AGS Welcomes 18 New Fellows Recognized for Exceptional Commitment to Geriatrics
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05/18/2017 - 10:58
A Lecture 75 Years in the Making Celebrates the Past, Present, Future of Care for Older Adults
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05/15/2017 - 12:08
Dr. Debra Saliba, Expert Exemplifying the Broad Reach of Geriatrics Research & Clinical Practice, Opens 2017 AGS Annual Scientific Meeting
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05/14/2017 - 23:36
Dr. Susan Parks, Renowned Geriatrics Educator, to Lead Coalition of Academic Program Directors
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05/11/2017 - 16:47
At #AGS17, AGS & Health in Aging Foundation Awardees Exemplify Commitment to Geriatrics Across Health Disciplines
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05/09/2017 - 15:47
Seniors who live with their abusers often suffer recurrent abuse
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05/09/2017 - 05:01
The John A. Hartford Foundation Announces Hiring of Jane Carmody as Program Officer
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05/04/2017 - 10:40
Disappointed by House Action, AGS Urges Senate to Reject Amended American Health Care Act
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04/27/2017 - 16:31
American Geriatrics Society Voices Opposition to Amended American Health Care Act
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04/27/2017 - 11:08
Transforming Preventive Care for Older Adults, Dr. Sei Lee Presented with 2017 Yoshikawa Award for Outstanding Scientific Achievement
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04/27/2017 - 11:02
AGS Honors Dr. Maura Brennan for Commitment to Training Future Leaders in Geriatrics
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04/27/2017 - 10:53
Dr. Barbara ResnickEminent Nurse, Researcher, MentorHonored for Commitment to Geriatrics
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04/27/2017 - 10:30
AGS Honors Expert & Emerging Geriatrics Leaders at 2017 Annual Scientific Meeting
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04/27/2017 - 09:52
With Long-Term Vision for Long-Term Care, Dr. Fatima Sheikh Named AGS Clinician of the Year
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04/27/2017 - 09:11
Dr. Richard Allman, Chief Consultant for Geriatrics in the Veterans Health Administration, to Deliver Prestigious 2017 Henderson Lecture
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04/25/2017 - 08:35
Seventy-Five Years of Geriatrics Expertise on Full Display at 2017 AGS Annual Scientific Meeting
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04/25/2017 - 07:51
Improving Emergency Care, Prescribing Practices, Documentation for End-of-Life Care Among Research Highlights at Geriatrics Conference
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04/24/2017 - 10:54
Family caregivers help with wider range of healthcare tasks than thought
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04/19/2017 - 15:40
Increased Funding for Geriatrics Education Essential, Study
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04/06/2017 - 09:37
Preliminary Hospital Care Standards Released for Delivering High-Quality Surgical Care to Older Adults
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04/03/2017 - 12:16
Safe Driving Campaign Kicks Into Gear During World Health Day and National Public Health Week
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04/03/2017 - 09:05
Integrating Caregivers at Discharge Significantly Cuts Patient Readmissions, Pitt Study Finds
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