Institute on Aging
The Institute on Aging enables Boston College to excel as a beacon for expertise addressing the challenges and exploiting the opportunities presented by individual and societal aging.
A distinguishing characteristic of the IOA is our holistic approach to the challenges and opportunities of aging in the 21st Century. We foster interdisciplinary education, research and knowledge dissemination regarding spiritual, physical, social, financial, and emotional dimensions of well-being of older adults and their families. The Institute builds upon the contributions of existing university centers whose primary focus is on older adults.
BC Talks Aging
Produced in conjunction with the Hartford Center of Excellence in Geriatric Social Work, the IOA is excited to offersfree access to a series of online learning modules provided by established scholars at Boston College. Learn more about BC Talks Aging »
IOA publishes CALL FOR PROPOSALS
The IOA is pleased to offer several opportunities for consideration of grant proposals for projects at Boston College that make contributions to the field of aging. CFP Details »