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2019 Intensive Sessions

…be a mix of activities that will inform attendees about current anti-ageism resources and initiatives, including OldSchool.info, a clearinghouse for all things anti-ageism and provide down-to-earth applications that can be…

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2019 Concurrent Sessions

…undo ageism within an intersectional framework. He has facilitated his pro-aging, anti-ageism workshop ‘Age Queer’ in NYC, Berlin, Dublin and Philadelphia. Ryan identifies as a white, non-binary, European-American ‘old person…

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Intensive Sessions

…to advocacy, true pioneers, to end society’s last acceptable prejudice. Objectives: Identify at least three examples of a new awareness of one’s own internal ageism and of external ageism that…

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Ten Myths about Ageing and Health

…public health. The World Health Organization (WHO) is in the public health business, and no organization has done more to raise awareness of ageism-the biggest obstacle to meeting the challenges…

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Special Events

…Ashton Applewhite who will share thoughts on aging and ageism in her presentation, Old ≠ Sick: How Ageism Warps Our View of Long Life. Of Ashton and her work, Dr….

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I Hope I Get Old Before I Die

…tests, and are more likely to recover fully from severe disability. That’s why the World Health Organization is developing a global anti-ageism campaign: to extend not just lifespan but “healthspan.”…

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