Welcome to the Southern Gerontological Society

The Southern Gerontological Society is a network of the South’s most respected gerontology professionals. Southern Gerontological Society (SGS) members are educators, aging network personnel, researchers, health professionals, and policy makers. SGS provides the bridge between research and practice, translating and applying knowledge in the field of aging.

2017 Annual Meeting Updates

SGS 38th Annual Meeting

38th Annual Meeting

Save the Dates

April 6, through April 9, 2017

DoubleTree by Hilton Asheville Biltmore
Asheville, North Carolina

2017 Room Reservations Now Available

Book Your Room at Discounted Rates
By March 7, 2017.

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2016 Final Program

The 2016 SGS Annual Meeting Final Program is available for viewing, printing, or download. Click on the button below.
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Intern - SGS Management Team

SGS is looking for a qualified intern to join our association management team. This intern should be prepared to work in a multi-tasking, fast-paced environment, and will finish the internship having gained broad experience in various aspects of gerontology.
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Benefits of Membership

We’d like to offer you the opportunity to become a member of one of the most respected groups of gerontology professionals in the Southern region – The Southern Gerontological Society.

SGS members make a difference by continually providing professionals in the aging network with access to the latest research and a forum for discussing important practical issues relating to older adults in our area.

As part of your membership benefits, you will receive two excellent publications, the Journal of Applied Gerontology, and the Southern Gerontologist.

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