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Foundations in Longevity & Aging: 5 Things Gerontologists Want you to Know about Longevity & Aging



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This is not a live event. This is a virtual webinar series that can be viewed at your own pace.
Please disregard the event start/end dates- this series can be viewed at any time and there is no "live" event date. Thank you!

Module Description:  Five Things Gerontologists Want You to Know is an introduction to Foundations in Longevity and Aging.  What is a Gerontologist?  What does our work mean?  How is it informed?  And what are the most pressing current questions and issues related to positive aging and longevity?  

Learning Objectives

  • An increased understanding of the foundations of Gerontology.
  • An awareness of scholarship and rigor of the Gerontological framework
  • A basic understanding of current opportunities, advancements and trends in longevity and positive aging

Please contact Kim Ivey at for more information.

To register for full micro-certificate:

Virginia Commonwealth University   |   College of Health Professions - Department of Gerontology
900 E Leigh Street   |   Richmond, Virginia 23298   |   Phone: 804-828-1565   |   Fax: 804-828-5259