Past Events

Cognitive Dynamics President Selected as American Academy of Neurology Fellow

Daniel C. Potts, M.D., Founder and President of Cognitive Dynamics Foundation has been selected as a Fellow of the American Academy of Neurology (AAN), that organization's highest membership category. Fellow status acknowledges exemplary work and achievements in the neurosciences, the clinical practice of neurology or academic/administrative neurology, in the AAN and in the individual's community as a whole.  Dr.

North American Network in Aging Studies (NANAS) Conference Calls for Proposals

At its inaugural research conference, NANAS seeks to build on the foundations of study in the vital and growing field of aging research. Proposal Abstracts for individual papers and themed sessions/symposia will be welcome until November 15 to be presented at the Aging and Age Studies: Foundation Formations Conference on May 19-22, 2015. Proposals have limits of 250 or 800 words, depending on the presentation type, and each individual may participate in a Maximum of two sessions.

"Camp Again" Outdoor Camp for Older Adults at Clemson

Camp Again is held at the Clemson University Outdoor Lab and is exclusively for active, older adults. The cost of camp includes meals, lodging, and activities for 5 days and 4 nights of adventure. Activities include, but are not limited to, trips to scenic areas, fishing, boating, crafts, historical tours, nature walks, hayrides, apple picking, and additional special events. Evening activities include campfires, musical entertainment, talent shows, and other fun-filled programs.

National Guild for Community Arts Education Annual Conference

Teaching Artist Development Track
Participate in the Teaching Artist Development Track, facilitated by Eric Booth, at the 2014 Conference for Community Arts Education (Nov. 19 - 22, Los Angeles) to find out what efforts are underway, across the United States and around the globe, to energize and elevate the field of teaching artistry. During the course of the track, you'll also have the rare opportunity to roll up your sleeves and accomplish significant work to advance teaching artistry as a profession. We're now offering Teaching Artist Audit Day Passes for $50.

Grantmakers in Aging (GIA) 2014 Annual Conference Lunchtime Plenary Address

Across the country, community-based programs are engaging older adults in learning, making, and sharing art. Professionally led choirs are rehearsing in senior centers, older adults are producing plays, affordable senior housing projects are developing as artists’ colonies, and teaching artists are leading classes in a wide array of art forms in public libraries.

Annual Gift of Creativity Webinar

Annual Gift of Creativity Webinar

December 10, 2014
Time: TBA

Featuring Beautiful Minds who will share tips on how to stay vibrant and flourish in the second half of life.

Free for all registrants.

Gene D. Cohen Research Award Webinar

November 2014 (Date subject to change)

Featuring 2014 recipient Rita Charon, MD, PhD, Professor of Clinical Medicine and Director of the Program in Narrative Medicine at the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons.

Registration is FREE

The Creative Age Conference Webinar

September 24, 2014
1:00 - 2:00 PM ET

Join NCCA's Executive Director, Gay Hanna, PhD, MFA, to learn more about the upcoming 2015 The Creative Age: Leadership Exchange and Professional Development Institute May 19-21, 2015 in Washington, DC. She will go over lessons learned from the 2014 conference, and proposed themes for 2015. 

To request a recording of the webinar please email info@creativeaging.org

Registration

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Parkinson’s Dance and Tremble Clefs Choral Group (Ongoing)

PD Dance and the Tremble Clefs choral group continue to offer weekly opportunities for those living with Parkinson’s disease and their care partners  to enjoy invigorating, challenging arts endeavors in an atmosphere of support and camaraderie.  Summer schedules vary; fall session starts early September. Generally, PD Dance is Wednesdays from 10:30 – 12:30, and Tremble Clefs is on Mondays from 10:30 – 12:00. Contact Nancy Mazonson for information.   

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