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A Geriatrics Thought Leaders Conversation: Clinical Perspectives on the Predictors of Progression from Mild Cognitive Impairment to Dementia

A GERIATRICS THOUGHT LEADERS CONVERSATION Clinical Perspectives on the Predictors of Progression from Mild Cognitive Impairment to Dementia Tuesday, July 26, 2022, 4–5 p.m. FREE ADMISSION Join us on Zoom: maine.zoom.us/j/82029766963 Ross Andel, Ph.D. Professor and Director, School of Aging Studies Director, Ph.D. in Aging Studies Program College of Community and Behavioral Sciences University of South Florida, Tampa, […]

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The University of Maine Center on Aging is hiring!

If you are passionate about supporting Maine’s older adults, the Center on Aging is looking for a Program Coordinator to join our AmeriCorp Seniors Senior Companion Program and become a member of the Center team. This is a full-time position through the University of Maine. This position supports volunteers that serve homebound older adults in Maine. […]

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Mark Your Calendars – 2022 UMaine Clinical Geriatrics Colloquium

MARK YOUR CALENDARS for this very special event Seventeenth Annual University of Maine Clinical Geriatrics Colloquium (Virtual) Geroscience — From Cells to Community: What it Means to Your Life and Your Practice Tuesday, November 15, 2022 • 8:30 a.m.–3:30 p.m. This year’s colloquium focuses on the clinical and practice implications of advances in the science […]

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National Survey of Individuals 60+ Living Independently

National Survey of Individuals 60+ Living Independently You are invited to participate in a research study to help us improve nursing home and assisted living care! The Designation of Excellence (DoE) in Person-Centered Long-Term Care project team is looking for your input. The University of Maine Center on Aging and its research partner, The Cedars […]

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UMaine CHB Distinguished Lecture Series – Friday, April 22nd

UMaine CHB Distinguished Lecture Series Microscopic Characterization of Disease Progression in the Living Brain Abbas Yaseen Department of Bioengineering Northeastern University Friday, April 22nd, Noon Soderberg Lecture Hall To advance our knowledge of brain function and its disease‐related alterations, it is vitally important to gain a more detailed understanding of cerebral blood flow and energy […]

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UMaine officially designated an Age-Friendly University

UMaine officially designated an Age-Friendly University March 25, 2022 The University of Maine has achieved full, endorsed membership in the Age-Friendly University (AFU) Global Network. The AFU Global Network, led by Dublin City University, is supported in the United States by the Association for Gerontology in Higher Education. The AFU initiative promotes maximizing the intergenerational […]

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