Mission and Goals of the Center on Aging

The mission will be accomplished through inter-disciplinary and inter-professional efforts of basic and applied research, consultation, and partnerships with community agencies. Education and training, direct services to the aging population, and public awareness and understanding of the contributions and needs of elders will be primary objectives.

The goals of the UWF Center on Aging are:

  • Research: To develop and conduct interdisciplinary basic and applied research;
  • Consultation: To support community agencies in fulfilling their missions;
  • Training and Education: To develop and provide educational programs for undergraduate, graduate, and professionals;
  • Partnerships: To facilitate speciality care for older adults.