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.

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.

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.