GRN Classes Taught

Participants in the UNCG Gerontology Research Network (GRN) instruct a wide variety of classes about aging studies and aging-related processes. Classes are listed below, alphabetically, including their instructor and contact information.

Adult Development and Aging
Sudha Shreeniwas , PhD 336-256-0269
mailto:s_shreen@uncg.edu


Advanced Health Policy and Ethics
Debra Wallace , PhD, RN 336-256-0572
mailto:dcwallac@uncg.edu


Bio 341 Invertebrate Zoology
Olav Rueppell , PhD 336-256-2591


Bio 541 Entomology
Olav Rueppell , PhD 336-256-2591


Bio 549 Biology of Aging
Olav Rueppell , PhD 336-256-2591


Boomers
Janice Wassel , PhD 336-256-1020
mailto:jiwassel@uncg.edu


Critical Issues in Aging
Janice Wassel , PhD 336-256-1020
mailto:jiwassel@uncg.edu


Cultural Geography
D. Gordon Bennett , PhD 336-334-3894
mailto:dgbennet@uncg.edu


Demography and Gender
Janice Wassel , PhD 336-256-1020
mailto:jiwassel@uncg.edu


ENT 607 Venture Feasibility and Business Plans
Dianne Welsh , PhD, SPHR 336-256-8507
mailto:dhwelsh@uncg.edu


ENT/BUS 300 Feasibility Analysis
Dianne Welsh , PhD, SPHR 336-256-8507
mailto:dhwelsh@uncg.edu


ENT/BUS 338 Family Business
Dianne Welsh , PhD, SPHR 336-256-8507
mailto:dhwelsh@uncg.edu


ESS 386 Motor Development and Learning
Kurt Kornatz , PhD 336-334-5548
mailto:kurt_kornatz@uncg.edu


ESS 648 Learning and Performance of Physical Skills
Kurt Kornatz , PhD 336-334-5548
mailto:kurt_kornatz@uncg.edu


ESS 661 Movement Theory
Kurt Kornatz , PhD 336-334-5548
mailto:kurt_kornatz@uncg.edu


ESS 730 Neural Aspects of Motor Control
Kurt Kornatz , PhD 336-334-5548
mailto:kurt_kornatz@uncg.edu


Families and Close Relationships
Daniel Perlman , PhD 336-334-9843
mailto:d_perlma@uncg.edu


Families in Middle and Later Life
Sudha Shreeniwas , PhD 336-256-0269
mailto:s_shreen@uncg.edu


Field Instruction and Seminar I (Graduate)
Jay Poole , MSW 336-334-4097
mailto:kjpoole@uncg.edu


Field Instruction and Seminar II (Graduate)
Jay Poole , MSW 336-334-4097
mailto:kjpoole@uncg.edu


Field Instruction and Seminar III (Graduate)
Jay Poole , MSW 336-334-4097
mailto:kjpoole@uncg.edu


Human Behavior and Social Functioning I (Graduate)
Jay Poole , MSW 336-334-4097
mailto:kjpoole@uncg.edu


KIN 388 Psychology of Physical Activity (Undergraduate)
Diane Gill , PhD 336-334-4683
mailto:dlgill@uncg.edu


KIN 579 Exercise and Older Adults
William Karper , Ed.D. 336-334-3035
mailto:wbkarper@uncg.edu


KIN 644 Psychology of Sport and Exercise (Graduate)KIN 388 Psychology of Physical Activity (Undergraduate)
Diane Gill , PhD 336-334-4683
mailto:dlgill@uncg.edu


KIN 745 Social Psychology and Physical Activity (Doctoral seminar)
Diane Gill , PhD 336-334-4683
mailto:dlgill@uncg.edu


KIN 748 Gender, Culture and Physical Activity
Diane Gill , PhD 336-334-4683
mailto:dlgill@uncg.edu


Lifespan Development
Sudha Shreeniwas , PhD 336-256-0269
mailto:s_shreen@uncg.edu


NTR 623 Current Trends in Nutrition: Nutrition and Aging.
Lynda Brown , PhD 336-256-0320
mailto:lmbrown6@uncg.edu


NUR 420: Nursing Care in the Community
Susan Letvak , PhD, RN 336-256-1024
mailto:susan_letvak@uncg.edu


NUR 471 Nursing Care of the Older Adult
Beth Barba , PhD, RN, FAGHE, FAAN 336-213-4982 Cell 336-334-4785 UNCG 336-334-3704 Project
mailto:bebarba@uncg.edu mailto:beth_barba@uncg.edu


NUR 498 Directed Research “Knowledge about aging & anxiety toward aging of nurse managers”
Beth Barba , PhD, RN, FAGHE, FAAN 336-213-4982 Cell 336-334-4785 UNCG 336-334-3704 Project
mailto:bebarba@uncg.edu mailto:beth_barba@uncg.edu


NUR 540
Patricia Crane , PhD, RN, FAHA 336-334-4896
mailto:pbcrane@uncg.edu


NUR 561 Scope of Gerontological Healthcare
Beth Barba , PhD, RN, FAGHE, FAAN 336-213-4982 Cell 336-334-4785 UNCG 336-334-3704 Project
mailto:bebarba@uncg.edu mailto:beth_barba@uncg.edu


NUR 581 End of Life Care
Beth Barba , PhD, RN, FAGHE, FAAN 336-213-4982 Cell 336-334-4785 UNCG 336-334-3704 Project
mailto:bebarba@uncg.edu mailto:beth_barba@uncg.edu


NUR 620: Law, Policy and Economics of Healthcare
Susan Letvak , PhD, RN 336-256-1024
mailto:susan_letvak@uncg.edu


NUR 651: Advanced Application of Nursing Concepts in Client Care
Susan Letvak , PhD, RN 336-256-1024
mailto:susan_letvak@uncg.edu


NUR 661 The Scope of Gerontological Nursing
Beth Barba , PhD, RN, FAGHE, FAAN 336-213-4982 Cell 336-334-4785 UNCG 336-334-3704 Project
mailto:bebarba@uncg.edu mailto:beth_barba@uncg.edu


NUR 662 Nursing Assessment of the Older Adult
Beth Barba , PhD, RN, FAGHE, FAAN 336-213-4982 Cell 336-334-4785 UNCG 336-334-3704 Project
mailto:bebarba@uncg.edu mailto:beth_barba@uncg.edu


NUR 663 Gerontological Nursing Practicum
Beth Barba , PhD, RN, FAGHE, FAAN 336-213-4982 Cell 336-334-4785 UNCG 336-334-3704 Project
mailto:bebarba@uncg.edu mailto:beth_barba@uncg.edu


NUR 710 Philosophy of Knowledge Development in Nursing
Beth Barba , PhD, RN, FAGHE, FAAN 336-213-4982 Cell 336-334-4785 UNCG 336-334-3704 Project
mailto:bebarba@uncg.edu mailto:beth_barba@uncg.edu


NUR 712 Theory Analysis in Nursing Science
Beth Barba , PhD, RN, FAGHE, FAAN 336-213-4982 Cell 336-334-4785 UNCG 336-334-3704 Project
mailto:bebarba@uncg.edu mailto:beth_barba@uncg.edu


NUR 782 Health Disparities and Outcomes
Beth Barba , PhD, RN, FAGHE, FAAN 336-213-4982 Cell 336-334-4785 UNCG 336-334-3704 Project
mailto:bebarba@uncg.edu mailto:beth_barba@uncg.edu


PSY 375 Psychology of Aging (available online)
Dayna Touron , PhD 336-256-0410
mailto:d_touron@uncg.edu


Relationships Across the Life Cycle
Daniel Perlman , PhD 336-334-9843
mailto:d_perlma@uncg.edu


Research Designs and Data Analysis for Social Work Practice (Graduate)
Jay Poole , MSW 336-334-4097
mailto:kjpoole@uncg.edu


Research Methodology
Janice Wassel , PhD 336-256-1020
mailto:jiwassel@uncg.edu


RPM 316: Leisure and Older Adults
Leandra Bedini , PhD, LRT/CTRS 336-334-3260
mailto:labedini@uncg.edu


Seminar in Population and Urban Studies
D. Gordon Bennett , PhD 336-334-3894
mailto:dgbennet@uncg.edu


Silver Industries
Janice Wassel , PhD 336-256-1020
mailto:jiwassel@uncg.edu


Social Gerontology
Janice Wassel , PhD 336-256-1020
mailto:jiwassel@uncg.edu


Social Services and Aging
John Rife , PhD, ACSW 336-256-0363
mailto:jcrife@uncg.edu


Social Welfare Policy and Analysis I (Graduate)
Jay Poole , MSW 336-334-4097
mailto:kjpoole@uncg.edu


Social Welfare Policy and Analysis I (Undergraduate)
Jay Poole , MSW 336-334-4097
mailto:kjpoole@uncg.edu


Social Welfare Policy and Analysis II (Graduate)
Jay Poole , MSW 336-334-4097
mailto:kjpoole@uncg.edu


Social Work in Health and Mental Health I (Graduate)
Jay Poole , MSW 336-334-4097
mailto:kjpoole@uncg.edu


Social Work in Health and Mental Health II (Graduate)
Jay Poole , MSW 336-334-4097
mailto:kjpoole@uncg.edu


Social Work Methods II (Macro Practice) (Undergraduate)
Jay Poole , MSW 336-334-4097
mailto:kjpoole@uncg.edu


Social Work Research Methods (Graduate)
Jay Poole , MSW 336-334-4097
mailto:kjpoole@uncg.edu


Social Work Research Methods (Undergraduate)
Jay Poole , MSW 336-334-4097
mailto:kjpoole@uncg.edu


Social Work with Groups (Graduate)
Jay Poole , MSW 336-334-4097
mailto:kjpoole@uncg.edu


Sociology of Aging
Janice Wassel , PhD 336-256-1020
mailto:jiwassel@uncg.edu


The United States and Canada
D. Gordon Bennett , PhD 336-334-3894
mailto:dgbennet@uncg.edu


World Population Problems
D. Gordon Bennett , PhD 336-334-3894
mailto:dgbennet@uncg.edu