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Community Outreach


Community Lunch & Learns

HBEC is commited to teaching Detroit's seniors and their families about aging and health. Each FREE learning series includes two to three presentations by experts on various health topics, a brief overview of the HBEC and it's resources, and a question-and-answer segment. Participants especially appreciate being able to interact with doctors, health educators and HBEC staff in a relaxed setting.
FREE refreshments are served.

Lunch & Learns are held in the fall and spring at various metro locations. For details, or if your church or senior group would like to host a forum, please call 313-664-2616


Professional Education


Summer Training Workshop on African American Aging Research

The Michigan Center for African American Aging Research (MCUAAAR) is pleased to announce its 2019 Summer Training Workshop on African American Aging Research. The workshop will take place June 12-14, 2019 at the Institute of Gerontology, Wayne State University.  Drs. Peter A. Lichtenberg, Louis A. Penner and Keith E. Whitfield are the workshop facilitators. 
 
This workshop is for junior (non-tenured) faculty and advanced graduate students. The primary objective of this three day workshop is to provide participants with resources to enhance their skills in conducting research among older African Americans in order to improve the quality and quantity of research among this population group. 
 
Please see this flyer for more information on applying to the workshop. Application deadline:  Monday, April 8, 2019.
 
For questions, contact: Minti Henderson at 734-763-2489 or minti@umich.edu

For more information contact: Minti Henderson at 734-763-2489 or minti@umich.edu

MCUAAAR is a collaboration between the University of Michigan, Michigan State University and Wayne State University