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Welcome to the
Houston Geriatric Education Center
Funded initially in 2007 by a grant from Health Resources and Services Administration and renewed in 2010 for 5 years, H-GEC establishes a collaborative partnership in geriatric education and training among interdisciplinary faculty from The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Texas Woman’s University, and the University of Houston. read more
Educational Programs and Training
Certificate programs in geriatrics/gerontology
Annual student competition
Certificate of Excellence in Geriatrics-faculty development program
Short Courses and Training in Elder Abuse and Mistreatment
Other UTHealth Aging Initiatives:
Consortium on Aging, Center on Aging at the School of Nursing, Division of Geriatric and Palliative Medicine at the Medical School, Geriatric Resource Nurse/Case Manager Program
Baby Boomer Initiative Education Center
Alzheimer Disease Education Center