This course may be taken prior to or during the same term.
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GEY 4001 Gerontology
3 sh (may not be repeated for credit)
Course addresses the biology of the aging process and the impact of these changes on the older adult; it enhances the knowledge and understanding of biological changes associated with aging in humans and their manifestations for health care professionals who work with older adults. Graduate students will be required to read five review articles and submit a written summary of the findings, a set of conclusions, and recommendations which they will defend based on knowledge learned from the course. Offered concurrently with GEY 5005; graduate students will be assigned additional work. Permission is required.