Gerontology Interdisciplinary Minor
Population Health and Aging, CAS
This graduate certificate of advanced study (CAS), offered by the Department of Sociology, provides matriculated graduate students with systematic, focused training in the area of population health and aging. The program will expose students to the key theoretical orientations and cutting-edge methodological training that lies at the nexus of medical sociology, social gerontology, and demography.
The Gelfand Family Interdisciplinary Research on Alzheimer’s Disease Scholars Program (InROADS) fosters the development of young scholars in Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias (ADRD). We offer a structured and broad program to students that involves cross-cutting seminars plus an optional immersive research experience on topics related to ADRD to promote the next generation of ADRD researchers.