Videos

  • Over 90 Years of Research

    Our mission is to do work that makes a positive difference in the lives of older people, their families, and communities, and to meet the needs of aging societies. We accomplish this mission through research, education, and service.

  • Caregiver Respite - Research Spotlight

    Kathryn McGrew, Senior Research Scholar, and Jennifer Heston, Gerontology PhD student, describe a research project designed to find and evaluate strategies to support caregivers. The goal is to sustain care for older adults at home as long as possible and appropriate by supporting caregivers.

  • Shaping National Policy

    Marisa Scala-Foley, MGS '95, explains why Miami was her top choice for her masters in gerontology. Marisa is the Director for the Office of Policy Analysis & Development at the Administration for Community Living.

  • Building a Foundation for Your Career

    David Mancuso, MGS '99, explains why he recommends the MGS program. David is the Director of Development and Community Relations at LifeSpan.

Highlights

  • We work with entities around the globe and in our backyard. 2016, 166 sites, in 4 countries, 97 of these sites were in Ohio

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  • In 2016 donors helped provide $10,969 for gerontology student professional development

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  • External research funding 51.5% increase from 2015 to 2016

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  • 2016 Annual Report

    We believe in measuring and reporting outcomes. Each year we strive to demonstrate how we met our mission in the preceding year in our annual report. View our annual report for more details.

    View Annual Report

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