American Geriatrics Society Press Release

08/13/2018 - 12:04 Draft AGS Updated 2018 Beers Criteria for Potentially Inappropriate Medication Use in Older Adults Now Posted for Public Comment
05/03/2018 - 07:36 AGS Welcomes 25 New Fellows Recognized for Exceptional Commitment to Geriatrics
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
04/18/2018 - 09:36 Recent Executive Actions Continue to Concern AGS Regarding Care We All Need as We Age
04/12/2018 - 07:57 AGS Honors Expert & Emerging Geriatrics Leaders at 2018 Annual Scientific Meeting (#AGS18)
04/12/2018 - 07:53 Emergency Medicine Physician Honored at #AGS18 for Research to Combat Abuse of Older People
04/05/2018 - 08:30 Top Presentations at #AGS18 Address Barriers to Advance Care Planning, Osteoporosis Screening, Links Between Hypertension Treatment & Falls
03/27/2018 - 09:28 Dr. Heather Whitson, Leader in Geriatric Care for Patients with Multiple Conditions, to Deliver Yoshikawa Lecture at #AGS18
03/27/2018 - 09:17 Dr. J. Eugene Lammers, Champion of Team Approach to Geriatrics, Named AGS Clinician of the Year
03/27/2018 - 08:37 AGS Honors Dr. Jane Potter for Far-Reaching Impact Training Future Leaders in Geriatrics
03/27/2018 - 08:05 AGS Honors Drs. John Burton, George Drach for Decades Pioneering Geriatrics Expertise, Education
03/27/2018 - 07:51 At #AGS18, Drs. William Applegate, Thomas Edes Honored for Pioneering Leadership in Geriatrics
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
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
12/03/2017 - 22:26 Report from NIA-Sponsored Conference Asks: What Dont We Know About Bladder Control, Why Does It Matter?
12/03/2017 - 21:54 AGS Troubled by Senate Tax Reform Bill and its Impact on Older Americans
10/13/2017 - 14:19 Following Presidential Action to Alter Current Law, AGS Renews Call for Bipartisan Collaboration
09/20/2017 - 12:09 Latest Health Reform Proposal Jeopardizes Care for us All as we Age
09/13/2017 - 10:42 Four National Medical Societies and Nine Leading Health Systems Collaborate to Improve Geriatric Emergency Care
09/11/2017 - 10:23 New Geriatrics Legislation Promises a Better Present and Future for Us All as We AgeAGS
06/24/2017 - 08:50 AGS Encourages Bipartisan Collaboration on Health Reform Proposals
06/22/2017 - 04:10 Senate Health Reform Proposal Jeopardizes Care for Us All as We Age, AGS Experts
06/02/2017 - 09:29 AGS Welcomes 18 New Fellows Recognized for Exceptional Commitment to Geriatrics
05/18/2017 - 10:58 A Lecture 75 Years in the Making Celebrates the Past, Present, Future of Care for Older Adults
05/15/2017 - 12:08 Dr. Debra Saliba, Expert Exemplifying the Broad Reach of Geriatrics Research & Clinical Practice, Opens 2017 AGS Annual Scientific Meeting
05/14/2017 - 23:36 Dr. Susan Parks, Renowned Geriatrics Educator, to Lead Coalition of Academic Program Directors
05/11/2017 - 16:47 At #AGS17, AGS & Health in Aging Foundation Awardees Exemplify Commitment to Geriatrics Across Health Disciplines
05/04/2017 - 10:40 Disappointed by House Action, AGS Urges Senate to Reject Amended American Health Care Act
04/27/2017 - 16:31 American Geriatrics Society Voices Opposition to Amended American Health Care Act
04/27/2017 - 11:08 Transforming Preventive Care for Older Adults, Dr. Sei Lee Presented with 2017 Yoshikawa Award for Outstanding Scientific Achievement
04/27/2017 - 11:02 AGS Honors Dr. Maura Brennan for Commitment to Training Future Leaders in Geriatrics
04/27/2017 - 10:53 Dr. Barbara ResnickEminent Nurse, Researcher, MentorHonored for Commitment to Geriatrics
04/27/2017 - 10:30 AGS Honors Expert & Emerging Geriatrics Leaders at 2017 Annual Scientific Meeting
04/27/2017 - 09:52 With Long-Term Vision for Long-Term Care, Dr. Fatima Sheikh Named AGS Clinician of the Year
04/27/2017 - 09:11 Dr. Richard Allman, Chief Consultant for Geriatrics in the Veterans Health Administration, to Deliver Prestigious 2017 Henderson Lecture
04/25/2017 - 08:35 Seventy-Five Years of Geriatrics Expertise on Full Display at 2017 AGS Annual Scientific Meeting
04/25/2017 - 07:51 Improving Emergency Care, Prescribing Practices, Documentation for End-of-Life Care Among Research Highlights at Geriatrics Conference
04/19/2017 - 15:40 Increased Funding for Geriatrics Education Essential, Study
04/03/2017 - 12:16 Safe Driving Campaign Kicks Into Gear During World Health Day and National Public Health Week
03/27/2017 - 11:31 New Collaboration Looks for Trans-Atlantic Common Ground in Geriatrics
03/16/2017 - 21:19 AGS Raises Concerns on Cuts to Training, Research in President Trumps Proposed Budget
01/24/2017 - 13:28 AGS Extends Hip Fracture Co-Management Program That Sees Geriatrics Mending More Than Bones
01/12/2017 - 16:44 In Letters to President-Elect Trump and Congress, AGS Highlights Programs Essential to Supporting Older Adults
11/22/2016 - 07:03 AGS Sets Sights on Better Care, More Responsive Policies for Unbefriended Older Adults
11/04/2016 - 15:00 Medicare to Cover Key Services Championed by AGS to Improve Care for Chronically Ill
08/24/2016 - 05:54 New Editorial & Virtual Journal Issue Commemorate Key Research that Shaped Geriatrics from 2000-2015
07/12/2016 - 15:51 AGS Commends CMS Proposed Medicare Payment Policies to Improve Care for the Chronically Ill
06/17/2016 - 13:49 AGS Continues Conference Series Exploring Cutting-Edge Geriatrics Thanks to Prestigious NIA/NIH U13 Program
05/19/2016 - 02:22 New Award from AGS Celebrates Outstanding Scientific Achievement in Honor of Thomas & Catherine Yoshikawa
03/21/2016 - 15:37 Renewed Congressional Efforts to Reauthorize Older Americans Act Will Help Solidify Social and Protective Services for Older Americans
02/16/2016 - 06:59 New Guide from AGS, NHTSA a Green Light to Promoting Safe Driving for Older Adults
02/04/2016 - 21:47 Guidance from AGS on Diversity Proves Seeing Older Patients is About More than Seeing Age
01/20/2016 - 06:49 AGS Launches Coordinating Center for Geriatric Workforce Enhancement Program to Support Improved Health Care for Older Adults
01/04/2016 - 02:38 New National Perioperative Guideline for the Delivery of Quality Care for Geriatric Surgical Patients Released
12/02/2015 - 15:12 Putting People at the Heart of Health Care, Research from AGS Advances Definition of Person-Centered Care
11/29/2015 - 23:33 Journal of the American Geriatrics Society Welcomes Dr. William B. Applegate as New Editor-in-Chief
10/30/2015 - 15:15 2016 Physician Fee Schedule Recognizes Advance Care Planning as Important Person-Centered Service for Older Adults
10/08/2015 - 12:52 Expanded AGS Beers Criteria Offer New Guidance, Tools for Safer Medication Use Among Older Adults
08/11/2015 - 11:42 AGS and ADGAP Co-Management Plan for Hip Fractures Sees Geriatrics Mending More Than Bones
07/17/2015 - 09:10 Progress on Overdue Legislation Preserving Social and Protective Services for Older Americans an Important Step Forward, Says AGS
07/08/2015 - 12:27 Advance Care Planning Codes Championed by AGS, Other Advocates Included in 2016 Physician Fee Schedule Proposed Rule
05/21/2015 - 13:12 AGS Unveils Updated, Online Guide for Redesigning Spaces & Places Where Older Adults Seek Care
05/21/2015 - 12:04 Managing Multiple Chronic Conditions in Older Adults? There’s an AGS App (& Much More) for That
05/13/2015 - 19:56 AGS Joins 65 Other Organizations Supporting Voluntary Advance Care Planning Services
05/11/2015 - 10:21 AGS Opens 2015 Annual Scientific Meeting by Welcoming Nationally Renowned Geriatrician as Next Society President
04/30/2015 - 10:06 Are We Speaking the Same Language When it Comes to Aging? New Report from Expert Collaborative Hopes to Get Us Closer
04/24/2015 - 16:40 AGS Unveils Revised List of Topics to Talk About with Older Adults as Part of Choosing Wisely® Campaign
04/15/2015 - 16:33 UPDATE: SGR Repeal Passes Last Key Hurdle in Congress
04/02/2015 - 10:09 Free Guide from AGS and AARP Helps Older Chinese Americans Understand and Manage Health During National Minority Health Month
03/26/2015 - 15:33 House Passes Bill to Repeal SGR; AGS Urges Senate to Act
03/09/2015 - 16:38 Dr. Ronald S. Duemler, Experienced Physician with Legacy of Improving Health Care for Older Adults, Named AGS 2015 Clinician of the Year
03/09/2015 - 16:38 Outgoing AGS CEO Jennie Chin Hansen Honored with Public Service Award for Commitment to Geriatrics
03/09/2015 - 16:38 AGS Names Robert Palmer, MD, MPH, 2015 Recipient of Edward Henderson Award
03/09/2015 - 16:38 New Insights on Obesity, Dementia, & Mobility Among Highlights at AGS Annual Scientific Meeting
03/09/2015 - 16:38 AGS Honors Expert & Emerging Geriatrics Leaders at 2015 Annual Scientific Meeting
03/09/2015 - 16:38 AGS Recognizes Dr. Thomas Cornwell, Renowned House Call Physician, with 2015 Arnold P. Gold Humanism in Medicine Award for Practicing Doctors
02/26/2015 - 10:50 Equality, Education, Research, & Respect Guide New AGS Recommendations for Care of Older LGBT Adults
02/06/2015 - 08:18 Feedback from AGS, Other Medical Societies Spurs Changes to Maintenance of Certification Program
01/28/2015 - 22:18 AGS Voices Support for Overdue Legislation Ensuring Social and Protective Services for Older Americans
12/15/2014 - 12:26 NEW! HRSA Geriatrics Workforce Enhancement Program Fund
11/18/2014 - 09:30 American Geriatrics Society Releases Clinical Practice Guideline for Postoperative Delirium in Older Adults
11/10/2014 - 15:41 A New Fact Sheet on Foodborne Illnesses in Older Adults
10/29/2014 - 08:25 Announcing New American Geriatrics Society Clinical Practice Guideline on Post-Operative Delirium
10/23/2014 - 08:29 American Geriatrics Society Plans 2015 Succession of Chief Executive Officer
10/07/2014 - 06:00 American Geriatrics Society Joins National Highway Traffic Safety Administration to Help Older Adults Steer Clear of Car Crashes
09/17/2014 - 11:20 Olympian Greg Louganis Shares Personal Experience on Aging with HIV Exclusively on
08/19/2014 - 11:10 New Clinical Content and Feature Editorial on Shines the Spotlight on Sexual Health for Older HIV Patients
07/17/2014 - 13:05 Expanded Recommendations on the Use of Feeding Tubes in Patients with Advanced Dementia
05/09/2014 - 15:48 Michael Rich, MD, Pioneer in Geriatric Cardiology, to Give Henderson Lecture and Receive Edward Henderson Award At the American Geriatrics Society’s Annual Scientific Meeting
04/25/2014 - 15:48 AGS/ADGAP Geriatric Fellowship Curricular Milestones and Entrustable Professional Activities
04/14/2014 - 15:48 American Geriatrics Society Names Paul E. McGann, MD, 2014 Nascher Manning Award Recipient
04/14/2014 - 15:48 American Geriatrics Society Names Wayne C. McCormick, MD, MPH, AGSF, its New President
04/03/2014 - 15:48 William Greenough, III, MD, FACP, Receives the Arnold P. Gold Foundation Humanism in Medicine Award from the American Geriatrics Society
04/02/2014 - 15:48 American Geriatrics Society Awards Corinne H. Rieder, EdD, the 2014 David H. Solomon Memorial Public Service Award
04/02/2014 - 15:48 American Geriatrics Society Names Pamela Tronetti, DO, AGSF, 2014 Clinician of the Year
04/02/2014 - 15:48 American Geriatrics Society Honors XinQi Dong, MD, MPH, with 2014 Outstanding Scientific Achievement for Clinical Investigation Award
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