About the Center on Aging

The Center on Aging promotes understanding of, and response to, aging and aging-related issues.  The Center conducts research and evaluation, training and education, disseminates information, provides program consultation, and makes recommendations in matters of policy. 

 Center on Aging

The Center on Aging aims to achieve results by incorporating the following University strengths:

  • Interdisciplinary focus

  • Leverage the University’s expertise

  • Mechanism for collaboration

  • Established community partnership

  • Designated retirement community

Services Available

  • Workforce development

  • Collaborative research and funding pursuits

  • University curriculum development

  • Practitioner service delivery

  • Education and training

  • Consultation services to senior service entities

  • Community senior services directory 

Events

The Center on Aging frequently hosts events and lectures in the community.  Click on the following link to view photos of these events:

Center on Aging Photos

Resources

Aging-Related Resources and News

Contact

The Center on Aging is located in Fritzche-Gibbs Hall in the College of Health Dean's Office.

For more information, contact Dr. Susan Hubble-Burchell at 601.266.5367 or susan.hubble@usm.edu.