Florida Geriatrics Society - Advancing Geriatric Care in Florida Since 1989 


2021 Save the Date:

 September 10-12, 2021 

2021 FGS Annual Symposium & Dr. Lowenthal Founders Award

30+ Years of Leadership

JW Marriott - Marco Island, FL

The Florida Geriatrics Society announces that due to COVID-19 the FGS Board of Directors has made the difficult decision to cancel our August 2020 in-person annual symposium and will be replacing it with a virtual modified meeting. Our new format for the meeting will showcase the clinical presentations of our three finalists for the 2020 Dr. David T. Lowenthal Founders Award for Excellence in Geriatrics Research. the FGS Annual Business Meeting and 2020 Election will follow. 

Registration is necessary:   REGISTER NOW 

This meeting will provide 1 AMA PRA Category 1 CME free of charge for all current FGS Members! The option to join or renewal today is available at the time of registration.  As an extra bonus for those that sign-up or renew their membership prior to our meeting and you'll receive 16 months of membership for the cost of 12 months plus receive the 1 AMA PRA Category 1 CME*.  A small fee of $25 for non-members choosing the meeting only option.   

FGS Virtual Meeting  

Saturday, August 29, 2020

9:00 am to 12:30 pm EST

Tentative Virtual Meeting Schedule: 

9 am to 10:30 am*

The Dr. David T. Lowenthal Founders Award 

Welcome -Ron Garry, MD, FACP, AGSF, FGS President

Introduction of the David T. Lowenthal Founders Award, Jonathan Stewart, MD, DLFAPA, AGSF, FGS Education Program Chair

Presentations of Finalists' Posters (alpha listing):

Dr. Megan Cheslock, Naples

Dr. Suhana Elamsenthil, Gainesville

Dr. Catherine Reizun, Naples

Q & A and Award Winner Announced

Closing Remarks and CME Documentation

* 1AMA PRA Category 1 CME Credit for this session


 10:30 am to 12:30 pm

The FGS Annual Business Meeting and 2020 Elections

We will return to our regularly scheduled symposium in the fall of 2021 

2021 Annual Meeting Location: JW Marriott Marco Island Beach Resort 

400 Collier Boulevard, Marco Island, FL 

September 10 - 12, 2021 

CMEs and CEs available 

MD, DO, DNP, APRN, RN, PharmD, LTC Providers and others interested or caring for older adults/geriatric patients

Sponsorship and Advertising opportunities are available.

Please contact FGS Executive Director at exec@floridageriatricssociety.org 


Florida Geriatrics Society | P. O. Box 1403 | Land O Lakes, FL 34639 | 813.996.0322 | Exec@floridageriatricssociety.org 

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