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USC and ASA Online Courses Are Back in April

The American Society on Aging, in collaboration with the USC Leonard Davis School of Gerontology, offers two online courses, "Fundamentals of Gerontology" and "Managing Health and Chronic Conditions in Older Adults." The next sessions begin April 17, 2017.

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How One Student is Bringing Gerontology Home

“With older clients it is important to make sure that changes are not more disruptive than they need to be,” said USC Davis School student Leon Watts. “You want to make sure to maintain the familiar and sentimental things that bring them comfort.”

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How Boomers Will Transform Senior Living

The Senior Living Executive Course addressed how residential communities must meet the unique needs of the aging baby boom generation, which include an increasing demand for exercise classes, specialty-food bistros, and multi-family housing options.

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Is It Time to Put the Brakes on Older Drivers?

When it comes to older drivers, a closer look at current practices and emerging options provides guidance, as well as a glimpse of a future that can focus on ensuring public safety while allowing older adults as much independence as possible.