The Gerontological Society of America

  • DC


1220 L Street, NW, Suite 901
United States

About Us

The Gerontological Society of America (GSA) is the nation's oldest and largest interdisciplinary organization devoted to research, education, and practice in the field of aging. The principal mission of the Society — and its 5,400+ members — is to advance the study of aging and disseminate information among scientists, decision makers, and the general public.
The Mission of The Gerontological Society of America is:
  • To promote the conduct of multi- and interdisciplinary research in aging by expanding the quantity of gerontological research and by increasing its funding resources;
  • To disseminate gerontological research knowledge to researchers, to practitioners, and to decision and opinion makers; and
  • To promote, support, and advocate for aging education, and education and training in higher education.