Biology of Aging

$9.00 | CE Hours:3.00 | Beginning

CEU Course Description
Biology of Aging describes some of the National Institute of Aging's exciting findings about the basic biology of aging and points to directions for future investigation.

CEU Course Objectives

1. Describe biological factors that influence lifespan, aging, and disease.

2. Discuss the necessary use of animal research as a means of understanding human aging and human physiology.

3. Identify scientific research into genetic factors that may influence longevity in humans, including the emerging area of epigenetics.

4. Evaluate ways that metabolism, stress, and changes in the immune system impact aging.

Social Work Approval

Social Work CE Credit for this course is offered with the following approvals. Many state boards of social work will accept the approvals listed. Provider Approvals by state and license type can be found here.

  • Quantum Units Education is approved by the California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists, CAMFT Provider #89970, to sponsor continuing education for LMFTs, LCSWs, LPCCs, and/or LEP. Quantum Units Education maintains responsibility for this program/course and its content.
  • Florida board for Social Workers (Quantum 'immediately' reports CE Credits to Florida licensees)
  • Texas Board of Social Workers
  • ACE credit is not offered for this course. A list of courses offering ACE credit can be found here.

To see other approvals in your state, see our state by state provider approval listings here.

 

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Added On: 2013-03-19

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