The Ora M. DeJesus Gerontology Center at UMass Dartmouth is a multi-disciplinary center dedicated to research and programs that provide education on the aging process and promote healthy, active living.
Adaptive Cycling is one way to stay active, and is available to those of all ages. Professor Revell participated this year in the Pan-Mass Challenge.
With the Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion, the Gerontology Center co-sponsored the first Accessibility Awareness Week.
The National Alzheimer's Buddies Association has selected UMass Dartmouth as the 4th chapter in the U.S. for their Alzheimer's Buddies Program.
An introduction on the "Aging & Health Minor" from Minor Director, Dr. Andrew Revell, were featured in the College of Arts and Sciences Newsletter.
Gerontological Society of America Annual Scientific Meeting
Christi Nelson, M.A., (left) presented "Marital Status Predicts Better Episodic and Semantic Memory Performance" at the 67th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Gerontological Society of America.
Center Director, Dr. Andrew Revell, (left) presents initial findings from the MSF Award his team received, at
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