Join us in this inaugural event that recognizes the journey for equality and dignity of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender older adults and learn how to help ensure affirmed abundant aging for this underserved population.
Feb. 11 – 12, 2019 9:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Registration begins at 8:30 a.m.
Sinclair Conference Center 444 West Third Street Dayton, OH 45402
Both days, includes lunch
and CEUs $150
Single day, includes lunch
and CEUs $75
Students and older adults
(age 55+) $20
Please visit abundantaging.org. for more information about event and registration details.
Breakout sessions will cover healthcare and social justice issues, including health disparities among sexual minority populations; intersectionality; dementia among LGBT older adults; understanding the needs of long-term HIV survivors; senior living options and affordable housing; transgender aging; end-of-life concerns; and more, featuring:
- 9:30 a.m. Welcome and opening
- 9:45 a.m. Screening of documentary Gen Silent
- Followed by panel conversation including producers Joe Applebaum and Stu Maddox
- 1:15 p.m. Breakout Session A
- 3:00 p.m. Breakout Session B
- 4:00 p.m. Academic poster session and reception with the Rubi Girls
- 9:00 a.m. Address by Dr. Nii-Quartelai Quartey, AARP
- 10:15 a.m. Keynote by Stu Maddox
- 12:00 p.m. Dayton Gay Men’s Chorus at lunch
- 1:30 p.m. Breakout Session C
- 2:45 p.m. Breakout Session D
Breakout sessions will cover healthcare and social justice issues for LGBT older adults. Find the full list of sessions on page 2.
Jason Flatt, PhD, MPH
Assistant professor in residence at the Institute for Health & Aging, Department of Social & Behavioral Sciences, at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), School of Nursing. Dr. Flatt will address Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias among LGBTQ older adults.
Stu Maddux is an award- winning producer and director of nonfiction media with international credits including PBS, Showtime, TLC, VH1, Spike, Logo, CMT and BBC.