Graduate Interdisciplinary Specialization in Aging

2015 - 2016 Academic Year


Updated as of April 2015.

Information related to specific course offerings was obtained directly from departments and course instructors and may change during the academic year. Please check with the departments or Office of Geriatrics and Gerontology at 293-8031 or mauger.10@osu.edu to be sure specific courses will be offered as indicated. 

Regarding Semester Conversion: Please contact Linda Mauger at 614-293-8031 or mauger.10@osu.edu if you have questions regarding your individual plan of study or more general questions regarding class schedules, etc.

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Core Courses

Course Name Semester(s) Faculty
Social Work 7610: Integrative Seminar I on Aging and Health G 3 (Required course) Autumn 2015 Faculty not yet assigned
HTHRHSC 7650S: Interdisciplinary Case Studies in Clinical Gerontology U G 2 (Required course) Pre-requisite: SW 7610 Spring 2016; Summer 2016 Faculty not yet assigned (Summer course is taught online as part of the SAGE series.)
MedColl 7700.04 Interprofessional Seminar in Clinical Practice G 2-3 (Students select either MedColl 7700.04 or Anthro 8193.07) Autumn 2015; Spring 2016; Summer 2016 James F. Lamb, M.D., james.lamb@osumc.edu (Contact Linda Mauger at 293-8031 or linda.mauger @osumc.edu at least one month prior to semester in which you plan to take course.)
Anthro 8193.07: Research Issues in Gerontology G 3 (Students may select either Anthro 8193.07 or MedColl 7700.04) Autumn 2015; Spring 2016; Summer 2016 Douglas E. Crews, Ph.D., crews.8@osu.edu (Contact Linda Mauger at 293-8031 or linda.mauger @osumc.edu with questions regarding this course)

Elective Courses

Elective Courses (Please note: Elective courses identified with an * are intended only for students within the college/school offering the course. All other electives are open to all students pursuing the Graduate Interdisciplinary Specialization in Aging.)

Course Name Semester(s) Faculty
*Anthropology 5193.07: Physical Anthropology, Independent Study
U G 1-4
Ongoing Douglas E. Crews, Ph.D., crews.8@osu.edu (Please contact Douglas Crews, Ph.D., at 292-1329 for appointment.)
Anthropology 5642: Growth, Development, & Aging U G 3 Spring 2016 (Offered every other year)
Douglas E. Crews, Ph.D., crews.8@osu.edu
Anthropology 5645: Biology of Senescence U G 3 Not offered 2015-2016 (Offered every other year) Douglas E. Crews, Ph.D., crews.8@osu.edu
Arts & Sciences 6110: Health Literacy (Cross Listed in Nursing, Medicine; Allied Med and Pharmacy) G 2 Autumn 2015; Summer 2016 Lorraine Wallace, Ph.D., lorraine.wallace@osumc.edu
DESIGN 6400: Graduate Design Studio: Future Aging and Social Engagement G 3 Not offered 2015-2016 Elizabeth Sanders, Ph.D., sanders.82@osu.edu
DESIGN 7193: Individual Studies Ongoing Elizabeth Sanders, Ph.D., sanders.82@osu.edu
EDUCST 5880.01: Interprofessional Education: Seminar on Interprofessional Care U G 2 Spring 2016 (May be combined with EDUCST 5880.04S for Spring 2016) Antoinette Miranda, Ph.D., miranda.2@osu.edu
EDUCST 5880.03: Interprofessional Education: Seminar on Ethical issues Common to the Helping Professions U G 2 Autumn 2015 Antoinette Miranda, Ph.D., miranda.2@osu.edu
EDUCST 5880.04S: Interprofessional Education: Collaboration in Urban CommunitiesU G 3 Spring 2016 (May be combined with EDUCST 5880.01 for Spring 2016) Antoinette Miranda, Ph.D., miranda.2@osu.edu
*ESCE 3193.40: Individual Studies U G 1-3 Ongoing With Faculty Direction
HDFS 5430: Adult Development and Aging U G 3 May Term 2016 Eugene Folden, Ph.D., folden.1@osu.edu
HDFS 993: Individual Studies G 1-5 Ongoing With Faculty direction
HTHRHSC 5600: Global Aging G 3 Not offered 2015-2016 (Offered every other year) Monica Robinson, O.T., M.S., monica.robinson@osumc.edu
HTHRHSC 5610: Death, Loss, and Grief From Multiple Perspectives G 2 Autumn 2015; Spring 2016 Monica Robinson, O.T., M.S., monica.robinson@osumc.edu
HTHRHSC 5620: Aging, Accessibility, and Design U G 3 Summer 2016 Monica Robinson, O.T., M.S., monica.robinson@osumc.edu
HTHRHSC 5650: Aging and Public Policy Issues G 3 Autumn 2015 Kathryn Maxwell, Ph.D., maxwell.3@osu.edu
HTHRHSC 5660: Longterm Care Services Across the Continuum G 4 Spring 2016 Kathryn Maxwell, Ph.D., maxwell.3@osu.edu
HTHRHSC 5880.01: Interprofessional Education Seminar on Interprofessional Care G 2 Spring 2016 Antoinette Miranda, Ph.D., miranda.2@osu.edu
HTHRHSC 5880.03: Interprofessional Education Seminar on Ethical Issues Common to Helping Professions UG and G 2 Autumn 2015 Antoinette Miranda, Ph.D., miranda.2@osu.edu
HTHRHSC 6193: Individual Studies G 1-3 Ongoing With Faculty Direction
HTHRHSC 7010: Health Literacy (Cross Listed in Nursing, Medicine, Arts & Sciences and Pharmacy) G 2 Autumn 2015; Summer 2016 Lorraine Wallace, Ph.D., lorraine.wallace@osumc.edu
HTHRHSC 7193: Individual Studies G 1-3 Ongoing With Faculty Direction
HTHRHSC 7600: Introduction to Aging (Cross listed with SW 7610) G 2 Not offered 2015-2016 Faculty Unassigned
Int Med 7795: Issues and Trends in Aging G 2 (web-based course) Autumn 2015 Diana Kubovcik, LISW
KNHES 5493: Fitness Program Development and Evaluation - Older Adult Exercise Prescription G 1 Autumn 2015; Spring 2016; Summer 2016 Steven T. Devor, Ph.D., FACSM, devor.3@osu.edu
*Law 7193: Individual Studies P 1-4 Autumn 2015; Spring 2016 With Faculty Direction
*Law 796.20: Estate Planning and Drafting L 2 Not offered 2015-2016
*Law 8400: Interprofessional Education: Care of Patient/Client L 2 Not offered 2015-2016
*Law 8403: Ethical Issues U P G 2 Autumn 2015 Stan Laughlin, JD, laughlin.1@osu.edu
Law 8709: Wills, Trusts and Estates L 3 Autumn 2015; Spring 2016 (Au) Ed Segelken, JD, segelken.3@osu.edu, (Spr) Allan Samansky, JD, samansky.1@osu.edu
Med Coll 6880.01: Interprofessional Education: Seminar on Interprofessional Care U G 2 Spring 2016 Antoinette Miranda, Ph.D., miranda.2@osu.edu
Med Coll 6880.03: Interprofessional Education: Seminar on Ethical issues Common to the Helping Professions U G 2 Autumn 2015 Antoinette Miranda, Ph.D., miranda.2@osu.edu
MedColl 7710: Health Literacy (Cross Listed in Nursing, Allied Medicine, Arts & Sciences, Pharmacy) G 2 Autumn 2015; Summer 2016 Lorraine Wallace, Ph.D., lorraine.wallace@osumc.edu
Music 6895: Music in Older Adulthood G 1 Not offered 2015-2016
Nursing 5111: Palliative and End of Life Care G 2 Spring 2016 Kathy Thompson, RN, Ph.D., thompson.2@osu.edu
Nursing 5880.01: Interprofessional Education: Seminar on Interprofessional Care G 2 Not offered 2015-2016
Nursing 5880.03: Interprofessional Education: Seminar on Ethical Issues Common to the Helping Professions G 2 Not offered 2015-2016
Nursing 6110: Health Literacy (Cross Listed in Medicine, Allied Medicine, Arts & Sciences and Pharmacy) G 2 Autumn 2015; Summer 2016 Lorraine Wallace, Ph.D., lorraine.wallace@osumc.edu
*Nursing 7193: Individual Studies in Nursing G 1-4 Ongoing With Faculty Direction
*Nursing 7228.01: Adult Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Practicum I G 3 Autumn 2015 Susan Bowman Burpee, bowman-burpee.1@osu.edu
*Nursing 7228.02: Adult Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Practicum II G 3 Spring 2016 Susan Bowman Burpee, bowman-burpee.1@osu.edu
*Nursing 7268.03: Advanced Practice Family Nurse Practitioner Clinical Practicum III G 4 Didactic Credits Spring 2016 Elizabeth Barker barker.203@osu.edu, Oralea Pittman pittman.54@osu.edu, Sherry Cooper-Dye cooper-dye.1@osu.edu, Ann Scarbrough scarbrough.5@osu.edu
Occ Therapy 6120: Occupation in Life and Community G 2 Autumn 2015 Monica Robinson, O.T., M.S., monica.robinson@osumc.edu
Occ Therapy 7260: Occupational Therapy for Older Adults G 2 Autumn 2015 --First Session Monica Robinson, MS, OTR/L, monica.robinson@osumc.edu
Occ Therapy 7280: Advanced Topics in Geriatrics G 2 Spring 2016 Monica Robinson, O.T., M.S., monica.robinson@osumc.edu and Kelly Tanner, M.O.T., O.T.R./L., kelly.tanner@osumc.edu
*Optometry 7450.06: Vision Rehabilitation P 1-5 Ongoing (on quarter basis) Roanne Flom, O.D., flom.3@osu.edu
*Optometry 7460: Low Vision Rehabilitation and Gerontology P 5 Spring 2016 Roanne Flom, O.D., flom.3@osu.edu
Pharmacy 6193 Independent Study Ongoing With Faculty Direction
Pharmacy 7090: Health Literacy (Cross Listed in Allied Med, Nursing, Medicine, Arts & Sciences) G P 1 Autumn 2015; Summer 2016 Lorraine Wallace, Ph.D., lorraine.wallace@osumc.edu
*Pharmacy 7170: Pain, Palliative Care and Geriatrics P 3 Spring 2016 Bridget Protus, PharmD, bprotus@hospiscript.com
*Physical Therapy 8050: Topics in Rehabilitation and Long Term Care G 1 Autumn 2015 Marka Gehrig, PT, DPT Marka.Gehrig@osumc.edu
*Physical Therapy 8270: Geriatric Management G 2 Autumn 2015 Deb Kegelmeyer DPT, MS, GCS, Deb.Kegelmeyer@osumc.edu
PUBHEPI 6435: Chronic Disease Epidemiology G 3 Autumn 2015 Randall Harris, M.D., Ph.D., harris.44@osu.edu
PUBHHMP 6610: Introduction to Health Care Organization G 3 Autumn 2015; Spring 2016 Sandra Tanenbaum, PhD, tanenbaum.1@osu.edu
PUBHHMP 7611: Law and Ethics in Health Care G 3 Spring 2016 Micah Berman, JD, berman.31@osu.edu
PUBHHMP 7624: Economic Evaluation of Health Care Programs and Services G 3 Spring 2016 Wendy Xu, PhD, xu.1636@osu.edu
PUBHHMP 7640: Mental Health and Disability Policy G 3 Not Offered 2015-2016
*Public Health Independent Studies PUBHBIO, PUBHEHS, PUBHHBP, PUBHEPI, PUBHHMP Individual Studies G 1-3 Ongoing With faculty Approval
Social Work 5009: Family Caregiving: Contemporary Issues, Programs & Policies G 3 (web-based course) Spring 2016 Shannon E. Jarrott, Ph.D.
Social Work 5010: Women and Aging: Int'l Perspectives U G 2 Not offered 2015-2016
Social Work 5011: Loss and Grief: A Social Work Practice Perspective U G 2 Autumn 2015; Spring 2016; May Term 2016; Summer 2016 Bob Ahern (Au, May, Summer) ahern.3@osu.edu, Katie Gorman-Ezell (Spr) gorman-ezell.1@osu.edu
Social Work 5880.01: Seminar on Interprofessional Care G 2 Not offered 2015-2016
Social Work 5880.03: Ethical Issues Common to the Helping Professions G 2 Not offered 2015-2016
*Social Work 7193: Individual Studies (Masters Students) G 1-3 Ongoing With Faculty Direction
Social Work 7523: Clinical Social Work Practice with Older Adults G 3 Spring 2016 Faculty not yet assigned
Social Work 7611: Integrative Seminar II on Aging and Health (Prereq: SW 7610) G 3 Autumn 2015, Spring 2016 (Au) Bette Speziale speziale.1@osu.edu, (Spr) Lisa Raiz, PH.D. raiz.1@osu.edu
*Social Work 8193: Individual Studies (PhD Students) G 1-3 Ongoing With Faculty Approval
Sociology 5629: Health Disparities in Social Context U G 3 Spring 2016 Cindy Colen, Ph.D., colen.3@osu.edu
Speech and Hearing Science 5605: Multicultural Aspects of Communication G 3 (Also 5605D, Distance Education) Autumn 2015, Spring 2016 Monique Mills, Ph.D., mills.298@osu.edu (Also 5605D, Distance Education)
*Speech and Hearing Science 5732: Introduction to Aural Rehabilitation U G 3 Autumn 2015; Spring 2016 (Au) Larry H. Small, small.121@osu.edu; (Spr) Julie Hazelbaker, Ph.D.,hazelbaker.22@osu.edu
Speech and Hearing Science 5760: Neurology of the Speech and Hearing Mechanism U G 3 Autumn 2015;Spring 2016 Bart Smith (Au) ;Eric Bielefeld, Ph.D., (Spr) bielefeld.6@gmail.com
Speech and Hearing Science 6733: Adult Audiologic Rehabilitation U G 3 Spring 2016 Christina M. Roup, Ph.D., roup.2@osu.edu
*Speech and Hearing Science 6735: Hearing Aids I U G 3 Spring 2016 Rachael Holt, Ph.D., holt.339@osu.edu
Speech and Hearing Science 6761:Cognitive Communication Disorders in Adults U G 3 Autumn 2015 Jennifer Brello, M.A., brello.1@osu.edu
Speech and Hearing Science 6762: Language Disorders in Adults U G 3 Autumn 2015 Stacy Harnish, Ph.D., harnish.18@osu.edu
Speech and Hearing Science 6763: Traumatic Brain Injury in Children and Adults U G 3 Spring 2016 Stacy Harnish, Ph.D., harnish.18@osu.edu
*Speech and Hearing Science 7806: Adult Hearing Disorders G 3 Autumn 2015 Christina M. Roup, Ph.D., roup.2@osu.edu
*Speech and Hearing Science 7835: Hearing Aids II G 3 Summer 2016 Melissa Kappes, M.A., kappes.8@osu.edu
Theater 5771.08: The Practice of Theatre and Aging U G 3 Offered as Independent Study Joy Reilly, Ph.D. (Contact Dr. Reilly at reilly.3@osu.edu to arrange.)
Theatre 5771.07: Crones, Curmudgeons, and Living Treasures U G 3 Offered as Independent Study Joy Reilly, Ph.D. (Contact Dr. Reilly at reilly.3@osu.edu to arrange.)

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