Introduction to  Gerontology
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Course Syllabus

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Access America for Seniors   

Administration on Aging

Administration on Aging topical fact sheets

Agency for Health Care Policy and Research

Alzheimer's Association

American Academy of Nurse Practitioners

American Associaton of Homes and Services for the Aged   

American Association of Retired Persons

American College of Health Care Administrators   

American Geriatrics Society

American Health Care Assocaition   

American Heart Association

American Holistic Nurses Association

American Nurses Association

American Society on Aging   

Americans for Better Care of the Dying

Americans with Disabilities Act   

Area Agency on Aging  

Assisted Living Foundation of America   

Centers for Disease Control, Minority Health

Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Executive Office of Elder Affairs

Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Department of Public Health

Energize.Inc. (volunteer information)

Equal Employment Opportunity Commission   

Family Caregiver Alliance   

Geriatric Education (College of Medicine, Univ. Florida, 5 geriatric teaching cases)

Gerontological Society of America

Gerontology and Health Promotion: (subject in ProQuest/Electronic Library Search)

GPO Gate of the University of California (access to government records, e.g., The Federal Register)   

Health Care Financing Administration (U.S. DHHS)

Hospice Foundation of America   

Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations   

Journal of the American Medical Association

Kansas Elder Law Network

Massachusetts Coalition of Nurse Practitioners

Massachusetts Health Promotion Clearinghouse

Massachusetts Nurses Association

Massachusetts Nurses Association, Massachusetts Coalition of Nurse Practitioners

Mental Health and Managed Care

Minority Health Care Information

Multidisciplinary Education in Geriatrics and Aging (School or Dental & Oral Surgery,
Columbia University Health Sciences Division, NY, 12 teaching modules available) Educational Software/Gerontology and Geriatric_

National Adult Day Services Association   

National Aging Information Center

National Archive of Computerized Data on Aging 
(Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor)

National Association for Home Care   

National Center for Health Statistics of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

National Council on Aging   

National Family Caregivers Association

National Institute of Digestive, Diabetes, and Kidney Disorders

National Senior Citizens Law Center

National Institute on Aging

National Subacute Care Association

NIH, Office of Alternative Medicine

Occupational Safety and Health Administration   


Pew Health Commission, University of California San Francisco)

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation   

Sigma Theta Tau International

Social Security Administration   

The Urban Institute   

Urban Institute (policy briefs, state reports. etc.)

U.S. Census Bureau

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, Agency for Health Care Policy and Research

University of Iowa, Gerontological Nursing Interventions Research Center

University of Massachusetts Lowell, College of Health Professions, Department of Nursing\

U.S. Centers for Disease Control   

U.S. Department of Labor   

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