GERONTOLOGY PROGRAM

Department of Social Work

Apply by September 13, 2013 for a $1,000 essay scholarship for gerontology students in an accredited college/university.  “A Place for Mom, a leader in the senior living industry that provides senior care referrals to families across the United States”, announces their annual $1,000 scholarship for advancement in the field of gerontology.  Apply via http://www.aplaceformom.com/scholarship

Dr. Jennifer Etnier (UNCG Kinesiology), a member of the UNCG Gerontology Research Network (GRN), recently received additional funding from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) for the project “The Effect of Physical Activity on Cognition Relative to APOE Genotype”. Preventive strategies such as increased physical activity may reduce the risk of or delay the onset […]