Academics

Sanford Center for Aging

Interdisciplinary courses developed by the center in gerontology (the study of aging) are taught at the University of Nevada, Reno. Scholarships and fellowships funded by the center encourage University of Nevada, Reno undergraduate and graduate students to specialize in aging-related fields. Training and continuing-education programs presented or co-sponsored by the center enhance the knowledge and skills of health-care professionals, volunteers and elders throughout the state.