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View recent press releases and news stories that involve WyGEC/WyCOA staff and faculty associates!

July 2015:  WyGEC/WyCOA has been awarded a $2.5 million grant from HRSA to strengthen geriatric care and training throughout WY with the Geriatric Workforce Enhancement Program (GWEP). The Wyoming GWEP, one of 44 awards across 29 states, is a partnership with CRMC, The WY Department of Health Aging Division and the Cheyenne VA Medical Center, with additional collaborations around the state. The GWEP is an exciting opportunity, and we are busy diving in!  *WyGEC (Wyoming Geriatric Education Center) is now supported by the Geriatric Workforce Enhancement Program (GWEP) within the Wyoming Center on Aging.

Linda Gore-Martin named new Dean of Pharmacy School
Wyoming Pharmacy Association  December 3, 2012

Tonja Woods, PharmD, CGP, WyGEC Faculty Associate receives pharmacy award!
Wyoming Pharmacy Association

Gray Matters Wins National Awards!
GEC Pipeline September-October 2012

"Wyoming's Population is Getting Older Faster" featuring an interview with Christine McKibbin, WyGEC Director
Wyoming Tribune Eagle  September 6, 2012

"Senior Spelling Bee Champ Shares His Secrets for Staying Sharp" About the AARP National Spelling Bee, featuring an interview with Suzanna Penningroth, PhD, Assistant Professor of Psychology, UW  August 15, 2012

UW Press Release: Gray Matters documentary wins national awards
UW News August 6, 2012

UW Press Release: Jeffrey Cummings, M.D. speaking at Memory Disorders Workshop in Jackson
UW News  May 15, 2012

UW Press Release: WyGEC awarded $2.1 million consortium funding from HRSA
UW News  September 20, 2010   

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