Graduate Interdisciplinary Specialization in Aging

2014 - 2015 Academic Year


Updated as of October 2014.

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 2014; Spring 2015 Virginia E. Richardson, Ph.D., richardson.2@osu.edu (Spr) John Gregory
HTHRHSC 7650S: Case Studies in Clinical Gerontology U G 2 (Required course) Pre-requisite: SW 7610 Spring 2015; Summer 2015 Margaret H. Teaford, Ph.D., teaford.1@osu.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 SW 7702) Autumn 2014; Spring 2015; Summer 2015 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.)
SW 7702: Research Issues in Gerontology G 3 (Students may select either SW 7702 or MedColl 7700.04) Not offered 2014-2015 (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 2015 (Offered every other year)
Douglas E. Crews, Ph.D., crews.8@osu.edu
Anthropology 5645: Biology of Senescence U G 3 Spring 2015 (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 Spring 2015--Second Session Lorraine Wallace, Ph.D., lorraine.wallace@osumc.edu and Maria Pruchnicki, Ph.D., pruchnick.1@osu.edu
DESIGN 6400: Graduate Design Studio: Future Aging and Social Engagement G 3 Spring 2015 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 2015 Michael Casto, Ph.D., casto.2@osu.edu
EDUCST 5880.03: Interprofessional Education: Seminar on Ethical issues Common to the Helping Professions U G 2 Autumn 2014 Michael Casto, Ph.D., casto.2@osu.edu
EDUCST 5880.04S: Interprofessional Education: Collaboration in Urban CommunitiesU G 3 Not offered 2014-2015 To Be Announced
*ESCE 3193.40: Individual Studies U G 1-3 Ongoing With Faculty Direction
ESCE 5634: Health Ed Counseling U G 3 Not offered 2014-2015 Kate King, Ph.D., king.118@osu.edu
HDFS 5430: Adult Development and Aging U G 3 May Term 2015 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 2015 (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 2014; Spring 2015 Monica Robinson, O.T., M.S., monica.robinson@osumc.edu
HTHRHSC 5650: Aging and Public Policy Issues G 3 Autumn 2014 Kathryn Maxwell, Ph.D., maxwell.3@osu.edu
HTHRHSC 5660: Longterm Care Services Across the Continuum G 4 Spring 2015 Kathryn Maxwell, Ph.D., maxwell.3@osu.edu
HTHRHSC 5880.01: Interprofessional Education Seminar on Interprofessional Care G 2 Spring 2015 Michael Casto, Ph.D., casto.2@osu.edu
HTHRHSC 5880.03: Interprofessional Education Seminar on Ethical Issues Common to Helping Professions UG and G 2 Autumn 2014 Michael Casto, Ph.D., casto.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 Spring 2015 Lorraine Wallace, Ph.D., lorraine.wallace@osumc.edu and Maria Pruchnicki, Ph.D., pruchnicki.1@osu.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 2014-2015 Faculty Unassigned
HTHRHSC 7620: Aging, Accessibility, and Design U G 3 Not Offered 2014-2015
Int Med 7795: Issues and Trends in Aging G 2 (web-based course) Autumn 2014 Diana Kubovcik, LISW
*KNHES 5493: Fitness Program Development and Evaluation - Older Adult Exercise Prescription G 1 Autumn 2014; Spring 2015; Summer 2015 Steven T. Devor, Ph.D., FACSM, devor.3@osu.edu
*Law 7193: Individual Studies P 1-4 Autumn 2014; Spring 2015 With Faculty Direction
*Law 796.20: Estate Planning and Drafting L 2 Not offered 2014-2015
*Law 8400: Interprofessional Education: Care of Patient/Client L 2 Spring 2015 Marya Kolman, JD, kolman.3@osu.edu
*Law 8403: Ethical Issues U P G 2 Autumn 2014 Stan Laughlin, JD, laughlin.1@osu.edu
Law 8709: Wills, Trusts and Estates L 3 Autumn 2014; Spring 2015 (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 Autumn 2014; Spring 2015
Med Coll 6880.03: Interprofessional Education: Seminar on Ethical issues Common to the Helping Professions U G 2 Autumn 2014; Spring 2015 Donald O. Mack, M.D., FAAFP, CMD, donald.mack@osumc.edu (Sp) Michael Casto, Ph.D., casto.2@osu.edu
MedColl 7710: Health Literacy (Cross Listed in Nursing, Allied Medicine, Arts & Sciences, Pharmacy) G 2 Spring 2015--Second Session Lorraine Wallace, Ph.D., lorraine.wallace@osumc.edu and Maria Pruchnicki, Ph.D., pruchnicki.1@osu.edu
Music 6895: Music in Older Adulthood G 1 Not offered 2014-2015
Nursing 5111: Palliative and End of Life Care G 2 Spring 2015 Kathy Thompson, RN, Ph.D., thompson.2@osu.edu
Nursing 5880.01: Interprofessional Education: Seminar on Interprofessional Care G 2 Not offered 2014-2015
Nursing 5880.03: Interprofessional Education: Seminar on Ethical Issues Common to the Helping Professions G 2 Not offered 2014-2015
Nursing 6110: Health Literacy (Cross Listed in Medicine, Allied Medicine, Arts & Sciences and Pharmacy) G 2 Spring 2015 Lorraine Wallace, Ph.D., lorraine.wallace@osumc.edu and Maria Pruchnicki, Ph.D., pruchnicki.1@osu.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 2014 Susan Bowman Burpee, bowman-burpee.1@osu.edu
*Nursing 7228.02: Adult Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Practicum II G 3 Spring 2015 Susan Bowman Burpee, bowman-burpee.1@osu.edu
*Nursing 7268.03: Advanced Practice Family Nurse Practitioner Clinical Practicum III G 4 Didactic Credits Spring 2015 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 2014 Monica Robinson, O.T., M.S., monica.robinson@osumc.edu
Occ Therapy 7260: Occupational Therapy for Older Adults G 2 Autumn 2014 --First Session Monica Robinson, MS, OTR/L, monica.robinson@osumc.edu
Occ Therapy 7280: Advanced Topics in Geriatrics G 2 Spring 2015 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 2015 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 Spring 2015 Lorraine Wallace, Ph.D., lorraine.wallace@osumc.edu and Maria Pruchnicki, Ph.D., pruchnicki.1@osu.edu
*Pharmacy 7170: Pain, Palliative Care and Geriatrics P 3 Spring 2015 Bridget Protus, PharmD, bprotus@hospiscript.com
*Physical Therapy 8050: Topics in Rehabilitation and Long Term Care G 1 Autumn 2014 Jessica Donovan, PT, DPT, GCS, Nelson.526@buckeyemail.osu.edu
*Physical Therapy 8270: Geriatric Management G 2 Autumn 2014 Deb Kegelmeyer DPT, MS, GCS, Deb.Kegelmeyer@osumc.edu
PUBHEPI 6435: Chronic Disease Epidemiology G 3 Autumn 2014 Randall Harris, M.D., Ph.D., harris.44@osu.edu
PUBHHMP 6610: Introduction to Health Care Organization G 3 Autumn 2014; Spring 2015 Sandra Tanenbaum, PhD, tanenbaum.1@osu.edu
PUBHHMP 7611: Law and Ethics in Health Care G 3 Spring 2015 Micah Berman, JD, berman.31@osu.edu
PUBHHMP 7624: Economic Evaluation of Health Care Programs and Services G 3 Spring 2015 Wendy Xu, PhD, xu.1636@osu.edu
PUBHHMP 7640: Mental Health and Disability Policy G 3 Autumn 2014 Sandra Tanenbaum, PhD, tanenbaum.1@osu.edu
*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 2015 Holly Dabelko Schoeny, Ph.D., dabelko-schoeny.1@osu.edu
Social Work 5010: Women and Aging: Int'l Perspectives U G 2 Not offered 2014-2015
Social Work 5011: Loss and Grief: A Social Work Practice Perspective U G 2 Spring 2015 Lara Palay, LISW-S
Social Work 5880.01: Seminar on Interprofessional Care G 2 Not offered 2014-2015
Social Work 5880.03: Ethical Issues Common to the Helping Professions G 2 Not offered 2014-2015
*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 2015 Virginia E. Richardson, Ph.D., richardson.2@osu.edu
Social Work 7611: Integrative Seminar II on Aging and Health (Prereq: SW 7610) G 3 Autumn 2014, Spring 2015 (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 2015 Cindy Colen, Ph.D.
Speech and Hearing Science 5605: Multicultural Aspects of Communication G 3 (Also 5605D, Distance Education) Autumn 2014, Spring 2015 Monique Mills, Ph.D., mills.298@osu.edu
*Speech and Hearing Science 5732: Introduction to Aural Rehabilitation U G 3 Autumn 2014; Spring 2015 (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 2015 Eric Bielefeld, Ph.D., bielefeld.6@gmail.com
Speech and Hearing Science 6733: Adult Audiologic Rehabilitation U G 3 Spring 2015 Christina M. Roup, Ph.D., roup.2@osu.edu
*Speech and Hearing Science 6735: Hearing Aids I U G 3 Spring 2015 Rachael Holt, Ph.D., holt.339@osu.edu
Speech and Hearing Science 6761:Cognitive Communication Disorders in Adults U G 3 Autumn 2014 Jennifer Brello, M.A., brello.1@osu.edu
Speech and Hearing Science 6762: Language Disorders in Adults U G 3 Autumn 2014 Stacy Harnish, Ph.D., harnish.18@osu.edu
Speech and Hearing Science 6763: Traumatic Brain Injury in Children and Adults U G 3 Spring 2015 Stacy Harnish, Ph.D., harnish.18@osu.edu
*Speech and Hearing Science 7806: Adult Hearing Disorders G 3 Autumn 2014 Christina M. Roup, Ph.D., roup.2@osu.edu
*Speech and Hearing Science 7835: Hearing Aids II G 3 Summer 2015 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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