Nursing Hosts Gerontology Scholar
Published May 2008
Gerontology expert Barbara Resnick, PhD, of the University of Maryland, visited the UC College of Nursing April 23–24 to discuss the latest interventions for motivating older adults to engage in function and physical activities.
She also shared ways to better serve the aging population and their caregivers with faculty and staff of the Center for Aging with Dignity.
Resnick, professor in the organizational systems and adult health department, is internationally recognized for her research and clinical work of providing primary medical management to older adults. The event, which included a lecture, was sponsored by the Institute for Nursing Research.