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Graduate Interdisciplinary Specialization in Aging

2016 - 2017 Academic Year


Updated as of May 2016.

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 Interprofessional Aging Studies at 293-8031 or cynthia.dougherty@osumc.edu to be sure specific courses will be offered as indicated. 

Regarding Semester Conversion: Please contact Cynthia Dougherty at 614-293-8031 or cynthia.dougherty@osumc.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 2016; Spring 2017 Andrea See (Au); Dr. Shantha Balaswamy, balaswamy.1@osu.edu (Spr)
HTHRHSC 7650S: Interdisciplinary Case Studies in Clinical Gerontology U G 2 (Required course) Pre-requisite: SW 7610 Spring 2017; Summer 2017 (Spr) Monica Robinson, OTD, OT/L, FAOTA monica.robinson@osumc.edu (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 2016; Spring 2017; Summer 2017 James F. Lamb, M.D., james.lamb@osumc.edu (Contact Cynthia Dougherty at 293-8031 or cynthia.dougherty@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 2016; Spring 2017; Summer 2017 Douglas E. Crews, Ph.D., crews.8@osu.edu (Contact Cynthia Dougherty at 293-8031 or cynthia.dougherty@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 Not offered 2016-2017 (Offered every other year) Douglas E. Crews, Ph.D., crews.8@osu.edu
Anthropology 5645: Biology of Senescence U G 3 Spring 2017 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 2016 Lorraine Wallace, Ph.D., lorraine.wallace@osumc.edu
DESIGN 6400: Graduate Design Studio: Future Aging and Social Engagement G 3 Spring 2017 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 2017 (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 2016 Antoinette Miranda, Ph.D., miranda.2@osu.edu
EDUCST 5880.04S: Interprofessional Education: Collaboration in Urban CommunitiesU G 3 Spring 2017 (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 Summer 2017 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 Summer 2017 Monica Robinson, OTD, OT/L, FAOTA monica.robinson@osumc.edu
HTHRHSC 5610: Death, Loss, and Grief From Multiple Perspectives G 2 Autumn 2016; Spring 2017 Monica Robinson, OTD, OT/L, FAOTA monica.robinson@osumc.edu
HTHRHSC 5620: Aging, Accessibility, and Design U G 3 Not offered 2016-2017 (Offered every other year) Monica Robinson, OTD, OT/L, FAOTA monica.robinson@osumc.edu
HTHRHSC 5650: Aging and Public Policy Issues G 3 Autumn 2016 Kathryn Maxwell, Ph.D., maxwell.3@osu.edu
HTHRHSC 5660: Longterm Care Services Across the Continuum G 4 Spring 2017 Kathryn Maxwell, Ph.D., maxwell.3@osu.edu
HTHRHSC 5880.01: Interprofessional Education Seminar on Interprofessional Care G 2 Spring 2017 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 2016 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 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 2016-2017 Faculty Unassigned
KNHES 5493: Fitness Program Development and Evaluation - Older Adult Exercise Prescription G 1 Autumn 2016; Spring 2017 Steven T. Devor, Ph.D., FACSM, devor.3@osu.edu
KNHES 8999: Independent Study Ongoing Steven T. Devor, Ph.D., FACSM, devor.3@osu.edu
*Law 7193: Individual Studies P 1-4 Autumn 2016; Spring 2017 With Faculty Direction
*Law 796.20: Estate Planning and Drafting L 2 Not offered 2016-2017
*Law 8400: Interprofessional Education: Care of Patient/Client L 2 Spring 2017 Marya Kolman, JD, kolman.3@osu.edu
*Law 8403: Ethical Issues U P G 2 Autumn 2016 Stan Laughlin, JD, laughlin.1@osu.edu
Law 8709: Wills, Trusts and Estates L 3 Autumn 2016; Spring 2017 (Au) Ed Segelken, JD, segelken.3@osu.edu, (Spr) Allan Samansky, JD, samansky.1@osu.edu
MedColl 6880.01: Interprofessional Education: Seminar on Interprofessional Care U G 2 Spring 2017 Antoinette Miranda, Ph.D., miranda.2@osu.edu
MedColl 6880.03: Interprofessional Education: Seminar on Ethical issues Common to the Helping Professions U G 2 Autumn 2016 Antoinette Miranda, Ph.D., miranda.2@osu.edu
MedColl 7710: Health Literacy (Cross Listed in Nursing, Allied Medicine, Arts & Sciences, Pharmacy) G 2 Autumn 2016 Lorraine Wallace, Ph.D., lorraine.wallace@osumc.edu
MedColl 7795-10: Issues and Trends in Aging G 2 (web-based course) Autumn 2016 Diana Kubovcik, LISW
Music 6895: Music in Older Adulthood G 1 Not offered 2016-2017
Nursing 5111: Palliative and End of Life Care G 2 Spring 2017 Kathy Thompson, RN, Ph.D., thompson.2@osu.edu
Nursing 5880.01: Interprofessional Education: Seminar on Interprofessional Care G 2 Not offered 2016-2017
Nursing 5880.03: Interprofessional Education: Seminar on Ethical Issues Common to the Helping Professions G 2 Not offered 2016-2017
Nursing 6110: Health Literacy (Cross Listed in Medicine, Allied Medicine, Arts & Sciences and Pharmacy) G 2 Autumn 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: Advance Practice Adult Nursing Clinical Practicum I G 3 Autumn 2016 Susan Bowman Burpee, bowman-burpee.1@osu.edu
*Nursing 7228.02: Advance Practice Adult Nursing Clinical Practicum II G 3 Spring 2017 Susan Bowman Burpee, bowman-burpee.1@osu.edu
*Nursing 7268.03: Advanced Practice Family Nurse Practitioner Clinical Practicum III G 4 Didactic Credits Spring 2017 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 Not offered 2016-2017
Occ Therapy 7260: Occupational Therapy for Older Adults G 2 Autumn 2016; Summer 2017 Monica Robinson, OTD, OT/L, FAOTA monica.robinson@osumc.edu
Occ Therapy 7280: Advanced Topics in Geriatrics G 2 Autumn 2016; Summer 2017 Monica Robinson, OTD, OT/L, FAOTA monica.robinson@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 2017 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 2016 Lorraine Wallace, Ph.D., lorraine.wallace@osumc.edu
*Pharmacy 7170: Pain, Palliative Care and Geriatrics P 3 Spring 2017 Bridget Protus, PharmD, bprotus@hospiscript.com
*Physical Therapy 8050: Topics in Rehabilitation and Long Term Care G 1 Autumn 2016 Marka Gehrig, PT, DPT Marka.Gehrig@osumc.edu
*Physical Therapy 8270: Geriatric Management G 2 Autumn 2016 Deb Kegelmeyer DPT, MS, GCS, Deb.Kegelmeyer@osumc.edu
PUBHEPI 6435: Chronic Disease Epidemiology G 3 Autumn 2016 Randall Harris, M.D., Ph.D., harris.44@osu.edu
PUBHHMP 6610: Introduction to Health Care Organization G 3 Autumn 2016; Spring 2017 Sandra Tanenbaum, PhD, tanenbaum.1@osu.edu
PUBHHMP 7611: Law and Ethics in Health Care G 3 Spring 2017 Micah Berman, JD, berman.31@osu.edu
PUBHHMP 7624: Health Economics for Experienced Professionals G 3 Spring 2017 Wendy Xu, PhD, xu.1636@osu.edu
PUBHHMP 7640: Mental Health and Disability Policy G 3 Not Offered 2016-2017
*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 (in class and web-based course offered) Spring 2017 Douglas E. Crews, Ph.D., crews.8@osu.edu, along with Shannon Jarrott, PhD (Online), Holly Dabelko-Schoeny, PhD(Online/In-class)
Social Work 5011: Loss and Grief: A Social Work Practice Perspective U G 2 Autumn 2016 Lynn Dobb
Social Work 5880.03: Ethical Issues Common to the Helping Professions G 2 Not offered 2016-2017
*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 2017 Dr. Shantha Balaswamy, balaswamy.1@osu.edu
Social Work 7611: Integrative Seminar II on Aging and Health (Prereq: SW 7610) G 3 Autumn 2016, Spring 2017 (Au) Lisa Raiz, PH.D. raiz.1@osu.edu , (Spr) Jeanette Foster
*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 2017 Cindy Colen, Ph.D., colen.3@osu.edu
Speech and Hearing Science 5605: Multicultural Aspects of Communication G 3 (Also 5605D, Distance Education) Autumn 2016, Spring 2017 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 2016; Spring 2017 (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 Spring 2017 bielefeld.6@gmail.com
Speech and Hearing Science 6733: Adult Audiologic Rehabilitation U G 3 Spring 2017 Christina M. Roup, Ph.D., roup.2@osu.edu
*Speech and Hearing Science 6735: Hearing Aids I U G 3 Spring 2017 Jodi Baxter, Au.D., baxter.216@osu.edu
Speech and Hearing Science 6761:Cognitive Communication Disorders in Adults U G 3 Autumn 2016 Jennifer Brello, M.A., brello.1@osu.edu
Speech and Hearing Science 6762: Language Disorders in Adults U G 3 Autumn 2016 Stacy Harnish, Ph.D., harnish.18@osu.edu
Speech and Hearing Science 6763: Traumatic Brain Injury in Children and Adults U G 3 Spring 2017 Stacy Harnish, Ph.D., harnish.18@osu.edu
*Speech and Hearing Science 7806: Adult Hearing Disorders G 3 Autumn 2016 Christina M. Roup, Ph.D., roup.2@osu.edu
*Speech and Hearing Science 7835: Hearing Aids II G 3 Summer 2017
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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