Andrew E. Scharlach, Aging & Society: Seventh Interdisciplinary Conference, University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, USA
Aging & Society: Seventh Interdisciplinary Conference, University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, USA
Kieran Walsh, Aging & Society: Seventh Interdisciplinary Conference, University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, USA
Aging & Society: Seventh Interdisciplinary Conference, University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, USA
Emerging Scholars, Aging & Society: Seventh Interdisciplinary Conference, University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, USA

Aging & Society: Seventh Interdisciplinary Conference

  • 2017 Special Focus: Social Inequalities, Exclusion and Age-Discrimination
  • 3–4 November 2017
  • University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, USA

At a Glance...

2

Days of paper presentations, workshops/interactive sessions, posters, and colloquia.

155+

Delegates from all over the world who attended the Aging & Society: Seventh Interdisciplinary Conference

30

Countries represented.

Plenary Speakers

Aging & Society: Seventh Interdisciplinary Conference will feature plenary sessions by some of the world's leading thinkers and innovators in the field.

Kieran Walsh

Kieran Walsh

Acting Director, Irish Centre for Social Gerontology; Director, Project Lifecourse, Institute for Lifecourse and Society

"Old-Age Social Exclusion: New Challenges in Place and Discourse"

Merril Silverstein

Merril Silverstein

Marjorie Cantor Chair in Aging Studies, Department of Sociology, Maxwell School and Falk College, Department of Human Development and Family Science, Syracuse University, Syracuse, USA

"Health Inequality in the Older Population of China: The Contribution of Family Size, Gender COmposion, and Socioeconomic Status of Children"

Andrew E. Scharlach

Andrew E. Scharlach

Professor of Social Welfare at the University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, USA

"Creating Aging Friendly Communities: From Theory to Practice"

Emerging Scholar Awardees

For each conference, a small number of Emerging Scholar Awards are given to outstanding graduate students and emerging scholars who have an active academic interest in the conference area. The Award, with its accompanying responsibilities provides a strong professional development opportunities for early career academics. The 2017 Emerging Scholar Awardees are listed below.

Tammy Tram Bui

Tammy Tram Bui

California State University, Long Beach, California, USA

Evelyn Casimiro

Evelyn Casimiro

California State University, Long Beach, California, USA

​Chao Fang

​Chao Fang

University of Bath, Somerset, UK

Cassandra Jablonski

Cassandra Jablonski

California State University, Long Beach, California, USA

Ana Martin

Ana Martin

California State University, Long Beach, California, USA

Jinoh Park

Jinoh Park

North Carolina State University, North Carolina, USA

Rachel Smyth

Rachel Smyth

California State University, Long Beach, California, USA

Shalini Yadav

Shalini Yadav

Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, India

Virtual Presentations

Virtual Posters

Virtual Posters present preliminary results of work or projects that lend themselves to visual representations. Download the posters below.

Lightning Talks

Lightning Talks are 5-minute "flash" video presentations. Click the button below to view the videos on our YouTube channel.