The Center on Aging is a research, service, and education center at the Medical University of South Carolina. The center was approved by the South Carolina Commission on Higher Education December 3, 1987, giving it the status of the oldest research center at the University. The fourth and most recent Director was Dr. Lotta Granholm who ran the Center from July 1, 2001 until the summer of 2016. Upon her resignation, Dr. Heather Boger was appointed by the Provost as Interim Director.
Dr. Boger and her team are committed to executing the Center on Aging's strategic plan to promote health, longevity and improving the quality of life for South Carolina's seniors.
This mission of education, research and service include these immediate goals:
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