Aging Connections is offered by the Office of Geriatrics and Interprofessional Aging Studies as a virtual “hub” for those at The Ohio State University, and the wider community, to learn about a broad array of aging opportunities and how you might become involved within your area of interest.  The interdisciplinary nature of aging education, research, and care emphasizes the importance of the connections between faculty, clinicians, students, and others interested in aging initiatives across campus.

Intergenerational Center

Imagine a place where . . .

. . . an older adult reads to a toddler, faculty teach in a community setting or students get on-site placement, geriatric specialists provide care to older adults, researchers collaborate, and community outreach occurs.

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Expand your knowledge . . .

  • Course offerings in aging
  • Service learning opportunities
  • Geriatric student interest groups
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Several of our faculty and staff in aging are very active researchers, and these researchers are from several different Colleges and disciplines at the Ohio State University.
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The Center for Demography of Health and ...
Dr. Harry (Rick) Moody, who recently ret...
Located in the Healthy Aging section of ...
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Health Care

The Geriatricians at OSU caring for our older patients, what the common geriatric syndromes are and how we screen for them, and other healthcare programs and services for the aging patient offered at OSU.

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Faculty And Staff

Ruth E. Emptage

Jen D. Wong

Bradley Dougherty

Shannon Jarrott

Janice K. Kiecolt-Gl...

Alan S. Litsky

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Events And Conferences

Upcoming Events

Association for Gerontology in Higher...

from Thu, Mar 01 2018 to Mon, Mar 05 2018

Ohio Association of Gerontology and E...

from Fri, Mar 23 2018 to Sat, Mar 24 2018

American Society on Aging (ASA)

from Tue, Mar 27 2018 to Fri, Mar 30 2018

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