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IMPAQ Presents and Sponsors at the GSA Annual Scientific Meeting

November 16-20, 2016

IMPAQ’s health and aging experts will present two posters during the Gerontological Society of America (GSA) Annual Scientific Meeting in New Orleans, LA from November 16-20. IMPAQ is also sponsoring the Gerontologists Giving Back Service Event on Wednesday, November 16. 

GSA’s Annual Scientific Meeting brings together 4,000 international experts and partners from academia, industry, government, and beyond to exchange information and to discuss the broader role of aging science. It is the premier gathering of gerontologists from both the United States and around the world.

IMPAQ Presentations

  • Poster Presentation: Evaluation of Healthy Howard’s Chronic Disease Care Coordination Program
    • IMPAQ Presenter: Rekha Varghese
    • IMPAQ Authors: Gavriella Frank, Michelle Cantave
    • November 16
    • 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    • Napoleon Ballroom (S)
  • Poster Presentation: Identifying and Understanding Influencers of Generic Drug Utilization Among Medicare Beneficiaries
    • IMPAQ Authors: Jennifer Howard, Gavriella Frank, Zippora Kiptanui, Ilene Harris
    • November 16
    • 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    • Napoleon Ballroom (S)

Gerontologists Giving Back Service Event

IMPAQ is proud to sponsor the Gerontologists Giving Back Service Event. Volunteers will work with the St. Bernard Project, a community-based nonprofit organization headquartered in St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana, to help rebuild houses that suffered catastrophic damage in hurricanes Katrina and Rita. Registration is free and limited to 30 volunteers. If you are interested in helping to rebuild damaged homes, please contact Sarah Canham at scanham@sfu.ca.