UNC SON's research, teaching, and practice create the core activities for both transforming healthcare and improving the quality of life for all aging adults. Gerontology and Aging: Transforming Care collects a variety of resources to this end, including departmental information pertinent to current students and broader materials helpful to any with an interest in geriatric nursing.
An interdisciplinary group of professionals dedicated to identifying and meeting the challenges of an aging society. Their mission is excellence in promoting all aspects of health, reducing disability and enhancing independence in older people.
The IOA enhances the well-being of older adults in North Carolina through collaborations in research, education, and public service. Their programs and activities serve UNC Chapel Hill, as well as statewide efforts.
The primary aim of the Center for Geriatric Clinical Simulation is to disseminate state of the art clinical simulations that improve geriatric nursing competencies. These peer-reviewed geriatric clinical simulations for long-term and acute care settings are currently leveled for RN, LPN and CNA scopes of practice.