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Other gerontologists in Georgia have degrees in health services such as doctors and nurses with a strong focus, either educationally or experientially, on the elderly. The College of Public Affairs and Community Service at the University of North Texas houses one of the nation's oldest and best-known career training programs for professionals in gerontology. The Academy congratulates Professor Janet Chan FASSA, on receiving the 2015 Australia and New Zealand Society of Criminology (ANZSOC) Distinguished Criminologist Award.

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Publisher: Blackwell Pub (October 1994)

ISBN: 1557864918

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