Hartford Geriatric Social Work Doctoral Fellows Program


Gerontological Society of America

Project Title

Hartford Geriatric Social Work Doctoral Fellows Program

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An award to the Gerontological Society of America (GSA) launches the Hartford Geriatric SocialWork Doctoral Fellows program. Doctoral social work students will receive financial support for aging-related dissertation work, mentorship and workshops to develop their professional skills and create peer networks.This project is a key component of the Foundation"s Social Work Initiative, which is designed to improve the capacity of schools of social work to train future generations of social workers to meet the challenges of our aging society.

Primary Contact

James E. Lubben lubben@bc.edu



Program Officer

Nora OBrien-Suric

Priority Area

Legacy Strategy  

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