UNCG Gerontology Program

School of Health and Human Sciences

Sara Bailey has been awarded the 2019 George and Beatrice Goldman Fisher Gerontology Dissertation Award for her work, The Game of I am: Enhancing Empathy and Improving Attitudes Toward Older Adults in First-Year Master’s Students Training to Become Counselors and Student Support Professionals.  This award annually supports the best UNCG dissertation related to gerontology and which best advances improvement in the quality of life of the elderly. Sara received the PhD in Educational Counseling and the PBC in Gerontology in May 2018.