The Huffington Center on Aging is committed to improving the quality of life for older people by training scientists and physicians to become leaders in the fields of gerontology and geriatrics.
As a leader in medical education for clinicians, the center is actively involved in training BCM medical students, residents, and geriatric fellows. For health care professionals, the center provides educational opportunities for care providers of all disciplines. The center also provides valuable educational programs for the community at large.
HCOA faculty and faculty associates are course directors as well as faculty in education and training activities offered by the medical and graduate schools of BCM and the postgraduate training programs of several clinical departments.