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Gerontology Faculty Present at National Conference

Dr. Jennifer Sasser, director of the gerontology program and human sciences department chair, will be joined by Marylhurst colleagues Natasha Niro and Jo Anne Long, JD, to present at the Association for Gerontology in Higher Education conference in February 2014.

Dr. Sasser will present two talks with Harry R. Moody:

  • Great Debates in Gerontology: Current Trends in the Field of Gerontology
  • MOOCs and Gerontology Education: A Workshop and Discussion

Marylhurst faculty Natasha Niro, Jo Anne Long and Jennifer Sasser will facilitate a resource exchange:

The AGHE Annual Meeting and Educational Leadership Conference is the premier national forum for discussing ideas and issues in gerontological and geriatrics education. Educators, clinicians, administrators, researchers and students share their experiences, expertise and innovations regarding teaching and learning about aging and older persons.

Dr. Jennifer Sasser directs the gerontology program and heads the human sciences department at Marylhurst University. Natasha Niro and Jo Anne Long are faculty in the Department of Human Sciences. Niro earned an MA in Interdisciplinary Studies with a concentration in gerontology, and Long is nearing completion of the same program.

 

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