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   LaKisha M. Johnson, M.A.
   Instructor of Gerontology

Contact Information:


Office: Dawson Hicks 257

Phone: (870) 575-8176

1200 North University Drive, Mail Slot 4988

Pine Bluff, AR 71601

Curriculum Vitae


ABD in Applied Gerontology: University of North Texas, Denton, TX

M. A. in Gerontology (2005): University of Arkansas at Little Rock, Little Rock, AR

B. A. in Sociology (2002): University of Arkansas at Little Rock, Little Rock, AR

Courses Taught:

Health Care and the Older Adult, Gerontology Community Services, Minority Aging, Intro to Gerontology, Death and Dying, Introduction to Social Science, Biology and Psychology of Aging, Case Management and Assessment, The Business of Gerontology, Introduction of Gerontology, Social Policy and Aging, Intro to Sociology, Sex Roles and Field Internship. 


Research Interests:

Ms. Johnson’s research interests are spirituality and health care compliance, Alzheimer disease in minority populations, cultural competency and health care. She is also interested in the correlation to community programs and sustainable living within an older population.