Co-sponsored by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion and Trust for America’s Health, this symposium will focus on sharing the latest research and successful approaches to healthy aging; connecting insights and ideas across sectors; addressing barriers and reducing health disparities among older Americans; and building on lessons learned during the COVID-19 pandemic.
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion and Trust for America’s Health are excited to co-sponsor the Healthy Aging Symposium on September 8 and 9. The 2-day FREE symposium will highlight the latest science, best practices, and innovative solutions to improve the lives and health of older Americans. The event will build upon the lessons learned during the COVID-19 pandemic and focus on addressing the social determinants of health to reduce health disparities and improve long-term recovery and resilience.
All are encouraged to register. Policy makers, researchers, and professionals from across sectors –including public health, aging services, healthcare, housing, education, transportation, justice, and recreation – will have the opportunity to connect and learn from each other. The Symposium will include a variety of session formats including keynote speakers, panels, round tables, breakout sessions, and networking opportunities.