Campus and Community

Graying of America: Opportunities for the Future Workforce – Nov. 7

grayingThe University of Houston-Downtown (UHD) Center for Public Service and Community Research invites the community to its final vitalvoices presentation for the fall 2017 semester, “The Graying of America: Opportunities for the Future Workforce” on Tuesday, Nov. 7 at 5:30 p.m. in the Commerce Street Building, Room C-100.

The event will explore the burgeoning number of aging adults and its impact on American systems including healthcare, caregiving, and criminal justice and  feature guest speaker, Dr. Carmel Dyer of The University of Texas Physicians Center For Healthy Aging, who will focus on emerging market opportunities based on the diversity of growing needs and specialized roles within this population.

The presentation will be followed by a Q&A with Dyer and light refreshments. For more event information, contact Steven Villano, director of UHD’s Center for Public Service and Community Research at villanos@uhd.edu.