Women’s Health

Barbara Cochrane, PhD, RN, FAAN

de Tornyay Endowed Professor for Healthy Aging
Director, de Tornyay Center for Healthy Aging
School of Nursing
University of Washington

Learning Objectives


By the end of this lecture, you should be able to:

  • Describe the demographic trends and psychosocial contexts that impact older women’s health.
  • Identify key biological and age-related changes that women experience as they grow older.
  • Discuss health promotion considerations for older women.

[From the Spring 2015 Geriatric Healthcare Lecture Series]