Get Involved


ADGAP offers many opportunities for you to get involved in our work accelerating academic geriatrics. Browse options below to see which volunteer opportunities are right for you.

Membership - Get Involved

Join a Section or Special Interest Group

Sections represent groups from specific disciplines who come together to encourage networking. Special Interest Groups (SIGs) are grass-roots communities formed to meet annually at the American Geriatrics Society (AGS) Annual Scientific Meeting to discuss unique areas of interest.

See ADGAP-affiliated Sections and SIGs here



Apply to Serve on the AGS-ADGAP Education Committee

The American Geriatrics Society (AGS)-ADGAP Education Committee works to ensure that every older American receives high-quality, person-centered care through the promotion of geriatrics education for all trainees, students, and health professionals.

Learn more about committee service and apply here



Join Our Mentoring Program

ADGAP Members can participate in two different mentoring programs.



Nominate Someone for an AGS Award

The American Geriatrics Society (AGS) annually honors researchers, clinicians, educators, and emerging health professionals who have made outstanding contributions to research, care, and professional education benefitting us all as we age.

Learn more about specific awards and the nominations process here