From The Center Director

The mission of the Center for Gerontology and Healthcare Research is to enhance the quality of life for vulnerable populations, especially older adults, through rigorous, advanced methodological research and translation of state-of-the-art science to effective policies and practices. Our interdisciplinary scholars and fellows lead a variety of research programs spanning the translational spectrum from bench to bedside to population health.  Whether you are an undergraduate looking for a summer project or a post-doctoral fellow launching your career or a senior scientist searching for collaborators, you will undoubtedly find faculty and staff dedicated to helping achieve your goals.

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Theresa I. Shireman, PhD