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Annual
COLLOQUIUM
ON AGING
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Institute on Aging Annual Colloquium

 

27th ANNUAL COLLOQUIUM ON AGING

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TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 22, 2015
8:30 am - 1:30 pm

in Madison, Wisconsin
at the Gordon Dining & Event Center on the UW-Madison campus.

Showcasing the latest research and resources on positive aging,
with Speakers, a Poster Session, and a Health & Resource Fair.

Click to see the Event Flyer.

The event is free and open to the public,
but space is limited and fills up in less than a week!

We expect to open registration on Monday, August 3, 2015 at 8 am.
Registrations will be taken via this website.


You can also click here to join our mailing list &
receive the event brochure when it is distributed.

 


 

2015 Speakers will be:

KEYNOTE:
Advancing the Science of Population Health and Aging
through Interdisciplinary Research

Parminder Raina, PhD, CRC
Raymond & Margaret Labarge Chair in Optimal Aging & Knowledge
Application for Optimal Aging; Canada Research Chair in GeroScience; Director, McMaster Institute of GeroScience; Lead Principal Investigator, Canadian Longitudinal Study on Aging

Can I Reduce My Risk for Developing Alzheimer’s Disease?

Barbara B. Bendlin, PhD
Assistant Professor, Dept. of Medicine- Geriatrics, University of Wisconsin
Wisconsin Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center

Work and Family Experiences Across the Life Course:
Implications for Well-Being at Older Ages

James M. Raymo, PhD
Professor, Department of Sociology;
Director, Center for Demography and Ecology; UW-Madison

Understanding Pathways to Type 2 Diabetes

Vera Tsenkova, PhD
Assistant Scientist, UW-Madison

 

 


EVENT LOCATION:

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Gordon Dining & Event Center

2nd Floor

770 W. Dayton St., Madison, WI 53715
(on the corner of W. Dayton & N. Lake,
3 blocks south of the campus end of State Street.)

The first floor of Gordon is a public dining hall.
The second floor is the event center, all of which has been reserved for the Colloquium.
Several public parking lots, both campus and city run,
are within 1-3 blocks of the event.

Map of event location

Click to see the location on the UW-Madison campus map

Click to get directions on MapQuest



 

DONATIONS HAPPILY ACCEPTED

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Each year, the task of raising funds
to host this valuable event
becomes more challenging.
 
Please help us continue to offer this event for free in the future. 

A donation of any amount will help. 
To lend your support, please donate via the UW Foundation

 

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Colloquium Archives

Click here to view speaker presentations and program handouts from previous years.

 

1300 University Avenue
2245 MSC
Madison, WI 53706
PH: 608.262.1818
FAX: 608.263.6211