67th Annual & Scientific Meeting of the Irish Gerontological Society

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IGS Annual & Scientific Meeting, Sept 2019
26-28 September 2019
Clayton Hotel Silversprings, Cork
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Irish Gerontological Society


Irish Gerontological Society

67th Annual and Scientific Meeting 2019

Innovation, Advances and Excellence in Ageing

Thurs 26th – Sat 28th September 2019

Clayton Hotel Silver Springs, Cork

#igs2019 @irishgerontsoc


We are pleased to announce details of our 2019 Annual and Scientific Meeting.  This meeting is being held in association with University College Cork, South/Southwest Hospital Group, and Cork Kerry Community Healthcare.

Our conference will have a varied and interesting scientific programme for delegates and includes our annual members' gala dinner.  Delegates arriving at the conference hotel on Thursday evening will be able to complete their event registration between 19.00 and 21.00.

For logistics and housekeeping purposes, online booking will close at midnight on Tuesday 24th September 2019.  Please click here for registration information and rates.

We encourage you to book early as there are a limited number of places available. If capacity allows, onsite registration may be available at the conference hotel during the conference dates. 

Students are welcome at our conference.  Our student conference rate is subsided and costs €50. Please check here  to verify whether you qualify for our student registration.  If you qualify and wish to register, please email IGS Hon. Sec. Elaine O’Connor secretary@irishgerontology.com

Conference details, including programme; speaker biographies; travel and accommodation, will be updated regularly on this website.  If the information you seek has not been posted here yet please contact miriam.ahern@irishgerontology.com or mai.olden@irishgerontology.com - or check this website again in due course.


Key dates:

Friday 1st February:                      Abstract submissions open

Wednesday 1st May (midnight):   Abstract submissions close

Friday 3rd May:                             Abstracts sent for review

Friday 16th August:                       Early-bird registration (€225) closes

Saturday 17th August:                  Standard registration (€275) opens

Tuesday 24th Sept:                       Online registration closes