Sharon Koehn

Sharon Koehn, PhD, is a university research associate at Simon Fraser University's Department of Gerontology and Gerontology Research Centre. Trained as a medical anthropologist, she conducts interdisciplinary community-based research with immigrant older adults on dementia, health care access, chronic disease self-management support, quality of life, and mental health promotion. She currently teaches courses on culture migration and aging, health care issues for minority older adults, death and dying, and health and illness in later life.

Previously taught:

  • Explorations in Death and Dying: Issues in Later Life (55+)   PLUS197

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