Education

Aging Reimagined: Vital Discovery Aging Reimagined: Vital Discovery Education

Aging Reimagined: Vital Discovery

  • By Sally Parker
  • Nov. 1, 2022
Research at the University of Rochester Aging Institute ranges from basic science in the lab to data science and multidisciplinary aging studies. Scientific discoveries will be translated into ...
T. Franklin Williams: Geriatrics Visionary T. Franklin Williams: Geriatrics Visionary Education

T. Franklin Williams: Geriatrics Visionary

  • By Sally Parker
  • Nov. 1, 2022
Rochester’s reputation for aging expertise can be traced back to T. Franklin Williams, MD. Long before the specialty had a name, he trained a generation of geriatricians who went on to become leaders ...
Eastman Institute Ushers in New Era of Research Eastman Institute Ushers in New Era of Research Research

Eastman Institute Ushers in New Era of Research

  • By Karen Black
  • Sep. 16, 2022
Thomas Diekwisch, D.M.D., Ph.D., Ph.D., has been named the founding chair of the Department of Oral and Craniofacial Sciences, part of Eastman Institute for Oral Health at the University of Rochester ...
Using Improv to Address COVID Vaccine Hesitancy Using Improv to Address COVID Vaccine Hesitancy Education

Using Improv to Address COVID Vaccine Hesitancy

  • By Susanne Pallo
  • Sep. 1, 2022
URMC researchers have developed a program that combines improv theater with coaching on how to tap into patients’ inner motivations to help health care workers guide their patients to get a COVID ...
Breaking Barriers Breaking Barriers Education

Breaking Barriers

  • By Ivy Burruto
  • Aug. 2, 2022
Kristin Hocker, an assistant professor of clinical nursing at the University of Rochester School of Nursing, began teaching her Spirituality, Religion, and Health course to UR Nursing students in the ...