Advances in Aging - 'Religion & Health in Later Life'

Mon, 3/12/2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Event Description: 

Advances in Aging Lecture Series

CME Credit Provided by the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson | Please note this month's event returns to Kiewit Auditorium.

TOPIC: “Religious Involvement and Health in Later Life”
SPEAKER: Terrence Hill, PhD, a UA Associate Professor of Sociology, UA College of Social & Behavioral Sciences, whose research examines social inequalities in health and human suffering—taking into account effects of religious involvement, neighborhood context, social relationships, and socioeconomic status. He has published over 90 peer-reviewed journal articles, book chapters, and encyclopedia entries. His publications appear in a range of journals, including the Journal of Health and Social BehaviorSocial Science & MedicineThe Journals of GerontologyThe GerontologistAmerican Journal of Public Health, Labour Economics, and Social Work. In addition, chapters he has authored have appeared in the Handbook of Sociology of AgingAnnual Review of Gerontology and Geriatrics, the Handbook of the Sociology of Mental Health, and the Handbook on Religion and Society.


Monday, March 12, 2018
Noon-1 p.m. | A light lunch will be served
Kiewit Auditorium, UA Cancer Center
Map of UA Health Sciences/Banner - University Medical Center Campus

To view, download, post or share the flyer for this event, click here:  advances-in-aging_cme-flyer_hill-lecture_march.2018.pdf

The Advances in Aging Lecture Series is hosted by the University of Arizona Center on Aging Geriatric Workforce Enhancement Program in conjunction with the Division of Geriatrics, General Internal Medicine and Palliative Medicine, Department of Medicine, UA College of Medicine - Tucson. It also serves as the grand rounds lectures for the division. For the full list of lectures in this series, please visit this webpage or click on the following PDF for a printable calendar:  advances-in-aging_full-calendar-2018_updated-flyer.pdf


  1. Describe the social epidemiology of religion and health in later life
  2. Explain common theories underlying the social epidemiology of religion and health in later life
  3. Discuss the limitations of religion and health research

Accreditation Statement:
The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Disclosure Statement(s):
All faculty, CME planning committee members, and the CME office reviewers have disclosed that they have no financial relationships with commercial interests that would constitute a conflict of interest concerning this CME activity.

CONTACT: Rachele L. Peterson, MPH, MA, or (520) 626-5808

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