Meet Dr. Kerstin Gerst, Assistant Professor in the Institute of Gerontology and in the Department of Health Policy and Management. Her research interests include: minority aging; hispanic health and aging; health disparities among older adults; welfare and policy; and cross-national comparisons.
Serving the Citizens of Georgia
The Institute of Gerontology is the hub for coordinating and conducting The University of Georgia's education, research, and outreach services associated with the study of aging and older adults. Through its 30-plus member university-wide Faculty of Gerontology, the Institute collaborates with educators and researchers within Georgia, regionally, nationally, and internationally.