American Geriatrics Society ( AGS )


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The American Geriatrics Society (AGS) is a not-for-profit organization of over 6,000 health professionals devoted to improving the health, independence and quality of life of all older people. The Society provides leadership to healthcare professionals, policy makers and the public by implementing and advocating for programs in patient care, research, professional and public education, and public policy.

AGS press release, blog etc

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