2014 Gero-Ed Track

The 2014 Gero-Ed Track, supported by the Gero-Ed Center and the Association for Gerontology Education in Social Work (AGESW), is one of 40 tracks at the CSWE Annual Program Meeting (APM). It will be held at the Tampa Bay Convention Center in Tampa, Florida.

Highlights include:

Gero-Ed Track Kick-Off Panel—Aging Your Way: Advancing Social Work Education and Practice

Friday, October 24
11:00 am–12:30 pm
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Community-based initiatives have emerged from a growing desire to age in place. These initiatives are reshaping local communities, redefining how we age across the life course, and changing our care delivery system.

An expert panel will define this topic and place it within the broader context of social work education on aging services. Panelists include moderator Stephen Golant (University of Florida), Emily Greenfield (Rutgers University), Amanda Lehning (University of Maryland, Baltimore), and Nicole Ruggiano (Florida International University). Learn more about the panelists here.

AGESW Reception

Friday, October 24
7:00–8:30 pm

The annual AGESW reception will feature networking among gerontology educators, researchers, and practitioners.