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The Sealy Center on Aging at UTMB: Leading Aging Research Since 1995

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The Sealy Center on Aging focuses on improving the health and well-being of the elderly through interdisciplinary research, education, and community service by integrating the resources and activities relevant to aging at UTMB. The Center also implements our research findings in hospitals and clinics, bringing excellence and visibility to our health care system, and improving the health of our seniors.

Contact Us

University of Texas Medical Branch
Sealy Center on Aging (SCoA)
301 University Blvd.
Galveston, TX 77555-0177
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Phone: (409) 747-0008


Featured News

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    Caregiver Connection moves to Teleconferencing as of April 1, 2020

    April 2, 2020, 10:23 AM by Sealy Center on Aging
    The Caregiver Connection support group, led by Alice Williams, Community Education Specialist with SCOA, held its first teleconference meeting on April 1. The group will continue to meet virtually until further notice. Contact Alice Williams at for more info.
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    Dr. Ottenbacher Receives New NIH/NIA Grant

    April 1, 2020, 14:19 PM by Sealy Center on Aging
    Dr. Ottenbacher received a new 5-year grant from the NIH/NIA, titled “Academic Leadership Award in Data Science and Discovery” (K07AG064031)
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    Lefeber Winter Series Videos Now Available

    April 1, 2020, 08:15 AM by Sealy Center on Aging
    Announcing the availability of online videos from the 25th Annual Lefeber Winter Series on Aging at UTMB. Watch 5 one-hour videos from this year's selection of experts, and browse previous recordings.
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    Presentation on Navigating Resources for Local Providers

    March 31, 2020, 13:27 PM by Sealy Center on Aging
    Community Education Specialist Alice Williams, LBSW, MS and others visited HCA Houston Healthcare Mainland on February 27, 2020 where they presented “Navigating the Resource Jungle – Tips and resources for quickly finding care and services in our community” at the Community Assistance Providers of Galveston County (CAPGAL) monthly meeting.
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