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The University of Washington receives HRSA award: Northwest Geriatrics Workforce Enhancement Center (NW GWEC)

The Geriatrics Workforce Enhancement Program aims to improve the quality of healthcare for older Americans.

This geriatrics program will help the University of Washington design curricula that responds to the needs of aging adults and leads to better care. The NW GWEC will promote access to quality health care for older adults by supporting their self-management, their families’ engagement in their care, and the dedicated caregivers who work with them

UW Geriatric Grand Rounds and Journal Club: 8am every Friday morning at Harborview Medical Center in the Research and Teaching Building at 300 9th Avenue, Seattle WA 98104 in Room 117.

Frye Art Museum - Creative Aging Programs: An offering of programs for adults to engage in creative lifelong learning. Programs explore the rich potential of aging and offer opportunities to impact the community’s health and wellbeing. 

Find all the Creative Aging Programs at the Frye here....


March 3, 2016

The Association for Gerontology in Higher Education

March 20–24, 2016


May 19 - 21, 2016
Pre-Conference Day:  Wednesday, May 18

Long Beach, CA




The 21st IAGG World Congress
of Gerontology and Geriatrics

Global Aging and Health:
Bridging Science, Policy, and Practice