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'Thursday Three' - AAG's Weekly Update

‘Thursday Three' is the AAG Update for members and friends of AAG. It aims to provide an engaging weekly snapshot of news and activities from AAG and beyond through three short 'bites'.

AAG's purpose is to improve the experience of ageing through connecting research, policy and practice. Why not join in and put something forward for the Thursday Three or other AAG communication channels? Please email Michael Tan at AAG. Thanks

2019 11 28 Latest AAG Policy, Practice & Research Update | Preventing the Sexual Assault of Older Women - Roundtable at Parliament House, Canberra |Do you want to contribute to Government policy on assistive technology?

2019 11 21 2020 Hot Topic - Future proofing human rights in Australia | Thank you - Baroness Sally Greengross OBE | Feedback - Certificate III in Care Support

2019 11 14 I 2019 AAG Conference Wrap Up - The Plenary Sessions | Launch of AAG’s LGBTI Ageing Research Papers | Recognition and Awards 2019

2019 10 31 I OAAG has strong representation at IAGG Asia Oceania Congress (Taipei) | Maximising the economic contribution of older people workshop | Co-creating and Innovating in Residential Care through film

2019 10 24 I Older people’s engagement at the AAG Conference | Pre-Conference Workshops – Special Offer | AAG SECG Blog – Is ageing research ageist?

2019 10 17 I Older people’s engagement at the AAG Conference | Workshop - Meeting the diverse needs of older people who live in Regional & Remote areas | AAG Annual General Meeting plus AAG Research Trust update

2019 10 10 I AAG Policy, Practice & Research Update (Sep 2019) | Mental Health and Well Being in Older Age – AAG pre-conference workshop | Aged care on TV - Old people’s home for 4 year olds plus Q&A

2019 10 03 I Royal Commission engagement | Workshop - Unlawful Sexual Contact: Compliance, Resourcing and Prevention I 2020 NZAG Conference – Abstracts open

2019 09 26 I Arthur Everitt Award recipients for 2019 | Workshop - Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Cultural Awareness & Cultural Safety I SECG Webinar - The Magical Unicorn of Work-Life Balance

2019 09 19 i Welcome Standards Australia – our new Gold Sponsor ii Maximising the Longevity Dividend across the world workshop iii Are you at the 11th IAGG Asia/Oceania Regional Congress in Taipei?

2019 09 12 i Stolen Generations Royal Commission submission ii Pre-conference workshop now open iii Vale Margarita Solis

2019 09 05 i Early Bird Registrations closes 9th September ii AAG Policy and Practice update – July/Aug iii Promoting “Gerontology” to the broader audience

2019 08 29 i AJA AJA focus on Royal Commission and Hal Kendig’s legacy ii Upcoming Webinar - Improving dementia care: What the evidence tells us iii Getting to know you… Dr Elissa Burton

2019 08 22 i Cat substitute for use with dementia patients - the Qoobo "tail therapy" robot ii Unpacking Reablement iii Arthur Everitt Awards closing 2nd September

2019 08 15 i AAG and ATSIAAG’s submission to the Royal Commission ii Vale Professor Duncan Boldy iii Embolden2019

2019 08 08 i Vale Dr Keith Hirschfeld ii SECG Blog - Grants, awards..... and ABBA! iii World Health Organization - Online consultations for Decade of Healthy Ageing

2019 08 02 i AAG Conference Full Program released for Nov 2019 ii Addressing Older Women Who Experience Sexual Abuse launched iii Nominations for AAG Fellows and Distinguished Member

2019 07 25 i Funding rounds offering $100k close 29 July ii Regional & remote advocacy on 7News iii “Getting to know you”… AAG member Dr Claudia Meyer

2019 07 18 i AAG Membership grows to over 1,450 and year ahead | 2019 RM Gibson Research Fund Awardees | AAG Policy & Practice Update

2019 07 11 i New report addressing Aged Care Workforce Issues in Rural and Remote Australia ii Workshop - Cultural Awareness & Cultural Safety: an Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Perspective iii SAGe19

2019 07 04 i AAG’s response to the Royal Commission ii Prevention in an ageing world: Pathways to Impact iii Funding round closes 29 July & a message from Hal

2019 06 27 i 2019 AAG Conference Super Early Bird closes on 30th June ii Expert guidance on the Royal Commission iii Book of Interest – Surviving Healthcare in Australia, Get the support you need

2019 06 20 i 2019 AAG Conference out program now available ii World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (WEAAD) Conference iii Australasian Journal on Ageing (AJA) Book Award 2019

2019 06 13 i Urgent action for the Stolen Generations entering Aged Care. ii AAG's Student and Early Career Group (SECG)'s Shut Up & Write iii Webinar - Building an Academic Track Record through Grants/Awards

2019 06 06 i Stolen Generation Aged Care Forum ii 6th ATSIAAG Report launched on assessment iii New funding for dementia research projects iv SAGe19 – SA Gerontology Conference

2019 05 30 i Two AAG Research Trust funding rounds offer $100,000 to open Monday 3 June ii AAG sets the scene to bid for the 2029 IAGG World Congress Down Under iii National Reconciliation Week plus a historic appointment

2019 05 23 i Super Early Bird Registrations now open ii National Aged Care Alliance Campaign iii SECG Blog: To pay or not to pay - that is the question

2019 05 16 i David Wallace Address confirmed for AAG Conference ii Two funding rounds opening 3 June iii Special Issue "Social Determinants of Health & Population Ageing"

2019 05 09 i Ashton Applewhite is coming Down Under ii Georgia State Uni researchers visit Cwlth Gvt iii QLD AAG SECG Webinar - Wed 29 May

2019 05 02 i Final and Only Extension to Submit An Abstract ii The latest AJA online - Vol 38, Issue 1 iii Upcoming AAG Webinar - 22 May

2019 04 24 i $730k to Hal Kendig Research Development Program ii Super Early Bird Registrations open Monday iii Baroness Sally Greengross OBE

2019 04 11 i Dementia Awareness for CALD Communities ii Watch Rosalind Croucher at the AAG Conference iii IAGG Asia/Oceana 2019 - Calling PHD candidates

2019 04 04 i Opportunity to comment - Certificate III in Ageing ii Glenda Powell Travelling Fellow - intimacy & ageing iii From the Archives

January to March 2019 Thursday Three editions

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