What is Gero at FranU?

Welcome to the GeroAtFranU Blog created by Gerontology at Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady University, to provide the University community and larger Baton Rouge community with up-to-date information on healthy aging and University activities for gerontology.

Developed by a team dedicated to healthy aging and growing care for older adults gerontologyatfraunu.com content is based on valid, reliable resources from many leading aging organizations.

The Gero Blog is a great resource for:
•Information for and about students at FranU or elsewhere regarding opportunities in gerontology.
•Information for and about faculty at FranU regarding opportunities in gerontology.
• Older adults can find information about healthy aging tidbits.
• Resources tailored to specific health topics  which can help the general older adult community learn more about healthy aging:
–Ask a Geriatrician – a quarterly post.
– Healthy Aging Talk Around Series – a series that will provide older adults with     practical advice and tips that will help you age healthfully.
–Tip Sheets: easy to understand tips on managing your health.