We design and analyze online evaluative feedback surveys to meet accreditation standards of allied health|nursing and more.

We develop health care career camps for culturally diverse kids and create innovative health education.

We facilitate student-centered learning communities with faculty and provide best-practice research in teaching.

We conduct feasibility studies for new programs in health care and public policy issues in the fields of health and aging.

our mission

educating to enhance health professions and aging by...

focusing on informing four sectors on practice and strategy to effectively engage society's “Geriatric Mandate” in health care, workforce preparation, academe and public policy.  

Of the many projects of the Institute, Health Career Summer Camps for culturally diverse middle and high school youth at Mercyhurst University

is the most lively and gratifying! Pictured above is Dr. Linda Rhodes, Director of the Institute and Founder of the camps with a group of campers.