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Simon Fraser University offers several comprehensive and innovative programs in Gerontology—the multidisciplinary study of physical, social, and psychological aspects of aging and older adults.






About SFU Gerontology

We are a community of faculty, researchers, and students looking at aging from an interdisciplinary perspective. Issues covered in courses and research include health & aging, aging & the built environment, technology & aging, and sociology. Read More →

Gerontology Research Centre

The Department of Gerontology has a synergistic relationship with the Gerontology Research Centre that provides students with an enriched educational and training experience. Read More →

Get In Touch

Anne Marie Barrett

Manager, Academic and Administrative Services geradmin@sfu.ca

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