Center On Aging

Center on AgingThe 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. 

 

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 

 

Resources

Aging-Related Resources and News

 

Contact

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

For more information, contact Dr. Michael Forster at 601.266.6754 or michael.forster@usm.edu.