2019 SF State Silver Lining Lecture & SF DAAS Community Training

Friday, September 27, 2019 - 11:45am to 4:00pm
Seven Hills Conference Center, SF State campus

Addressing Aging & Homelessness in San Francisco

Joining us as featured speaker will be San Francisco Mayor London N. Breed, who will be presented with the 2019 Distinguished Long-Term Care Advocate Award in recognition of her leadership as a high-profile supporter of elder rights. Past awardees include former State Senator Mark Leno (2017) and State Senator Scott Wiener (2018).

Attendees will also hear from leaders in the medical and social services sectors, who will speak to the unique challenges of our aging homeless population during a community training session following the award presentation.

For further event information, contact Dr. Darlene Yee-Melichar at dyee@sfsu.edu.

For sponsorship opportunities and inquiries, contact Kim Young at (415) 338-6104 or youngk@sfsu.edu.

Schedule of Events

11:45 a.m.
SF State Silver Lining Lecture - Featured Speaker and Award Presentation

1-4 p.m.
Community Training presented in partnership with SF Department of Aging & Adult Services (CEs available)

SF Mayor London Breed

Featured Speaker: Mayor London N. Breed

In recognition of her leadership for elder rights, Mayor Breed will be presented with SF State’s 2019 Distinguished Long-Term Care Advocate Award.



Event Sponsorship

We would be honored to highlight you or your organization as a proud supporter of our community’s elderly population. Net proceeds from the event will fund scholarships and program development for SF State’s graduate program in Gerontology. If you are interested, please confirm your commitment by September 17 for inclusion in our event materials.

If you have any questions about making a gift or would like to become a sponsor, please reach out to Kim Young at youngk@sfsu.edu or (415) 338-6104.

Thank you to our generous sponsors:


Kaiser Permanente logo



Dignity Health



The Carlisle logo

Susan Moldaw



Eldercare Advocacy logo

On Lok logo

Rhoda Goldman Plaza logo



Jay Luxenberg, M.D.

Sahana and Kiron Magal

Kay Parekh, M.A.



Always Best Care Senior Services

Janet Meiselman, Psy.D.

Daniel Pound, M.D.

Elke Tekin, M.A., CMC