Birgit Pianosi, Ph.D.
Associate Professor - Huntington U., Laurentian U., Laurentian Research Institute for Aging
Birgit Pianosi (Laurentian Research Institute for Aging)
I am currently working on three major aspects: 1) AFC with the City of Greater Sudbury – to improve the QoL of older adults, 2) Competencies in Gerontology – improve the employment possibilities for grads and care provided to older adults, and 3) Sexuality in later life – creating an on-line course for health professionals.
Areas of Interest
- Age-friendly communities
- Sexuality and intimacy
- Competencies in Gerontology
- Competencies (OICAH, RGP, AGHE)
- Sexual Expression -SELL (BSO)
Interested in supervising:
- Undergraduate students
- Master’s students
- PhD students
- Older adults pursuing higher education