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Aging and Health A to Z

Please check out this great new resource! HealthinAging.org has put together a great new way to navigate and explore many of the health issues related to aging. Simply select the first letter of the condition in question and click on the link to learn valuable information. Click here for more information

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Research on Music and Brain Health

We are looking for volunteers to participate in a research study that will help us learn more about activities that may help improve mood and thinking in older adults. You will have the opportunity to earn two gift cards for a total value of $50 ($20 at beginning and $30 at completion of study) to […]

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Body and Mind: Exploring the Piscataquis Region

Body and Mind: Exploring the Piscataquis Region proposes two one-day hikes into the heart of the peaks and valleys of the Piscataquis Region. Two easy to moderate day hikes are being ofered: Head of Gulf Hagas and Tird Mountain – Monument Ledge. Tese new opportunities being ofered by the UM Campus Recreation Center will cultivate […]

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Third Annual University of Maine System-Wide Aging Initiative Summer Workshop

Attached is the Registration (RSVP) Announcement and Exhibitor Reservation Form for the Third Annual University of Maine System-Wide Aging Initiative Summer Workshop. It is sponsored by the University of Maine Office of the Vice President for Research. This year’s workshop will be held at the University of Maine Hutchinson Center, 80 Belmont Avenue, Route #3, […]

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Fall 2017 On-Line Courses in Gerontological Practice

Fall 2017 On-Line Courses in Gerontological Practice!   FALL SEMESTER 2017 *GRN 500 (Formally SWK584 and SWK 497/597): Overview of the Opportunities and Challenges of Aging (Instructor: Dr. Lenard Kaye) One of three courses required to receive the Interprofessional Graduate Certificate Program in Gerontology This course addresses the special challenges and opportunities associated with aging […]

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Please check out the Patient Safety Academy (PSA) at the University of Southern Maine.

Patient Safety Academy (PSA) at the University of Southern Maine. Here’s the basic information: When: Friday, September 29, 2017 Where: Portland, on the USM campus, Abromson Center Cost: $50. general registration / $25. student registration FMI and to register: https://usm.maine.edu/muskie/patient-safety-academy This day-long event is open to anyone interested or engaged in patient safety activities. The […]

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