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Thursday, October 21, 2021 | 9:45am – 11:15am Eastern


Margaret Morganroth Gullette, PhD

Resident Scholar
Brandeis University

Shocked, But Not Surprised: Ageism and Eldercide in the COVID-19 Era

Friday, October 22, 2021 | 10:00am – 11:15am Eastern


Lisa L. Barnes, PhD

Alla V. and Solomon Jesmer Professor
Rush University Medical Center

The Importance of Centering Diversity in Clinical Alzheimer’s Research

Saturday, October 23, 2021 | 9:45am – 11:15am Eastern


Lisa Krinsky, MSW

LGBTQIA+ Aging Project
The Fenway Institute
Fenway Health

LGBTQIA+ Older Adults: Understanding Our Past and Creating Our Future

Special Panel Presentation

An Intersectional Lens on Aging: Marginalized Populations

First Nations Older Adults | LGBTQ2S+ Older Adults | Older Adults in the Correctional System
Sponsored by the Université de Moncton, Faculty of Health Sciences and Community Services

Keynote Speakers

Brian de Vries, PhD

Professor Emeritus of Gerontology
San Francisco State University

Sexual and Gender Minority Older Adults: Lives at the Intersection of Stigma and Resilience

Keynote Speakers

Jennifer Walker, PhD

Canada Research Chair, Indigenous Health
School of Rural and Northern Health
Laurentian University

First Nation Experiences and Perspectives on Aging & Cognition

Keynote Speakers

James R Worthington, MD

National Medical Advisor
Correctional Service Canada Health Services

Promoting Wellness and Independence: Older Persons in Federal Custody

Keynote Speakers

Sébastien Lord, PhD

Associate Professor, School of Planning and Landscape Architecture
University of Montréal

Placing Aging in its Context: The Contribution of Person-Environment Studies to the Construction of Territories More Favourable to Aging