The ACT Lab is located in the Teaching Laboratory building (TL) on the third floor in room 3100.

ACT Lab Directors

Jeffrey P. Toth, Ph.D.

Karen A. Daniels, Ph.D.


Resources for Older Adults:
  • American Association of Retired Persons (AARP)
    The AARP is a non-profit membership organization for people age 50 and over, dedicated to enhancing the quality of life as we age.

  • Administration on Aging
    The AoA, part of the US Department of Health and Human Services, provides a range of programs, services, and opportunities for older Americans and their caregivers.

  • Alzheimer's Association
    The AA is a nonprofit organization dedicated to preventing, treating, and curing Alzheimer's Disease.

  • SeniorNet
    SeniorNet is a nonprofit organization designed to educate older adults about computers in order to enhance their lives and enable them to share their knowledge and wisdom..

  • ElderWeb
    This website provides information on long-term care for older adults as well as an expanding library of articles, news, and events about aging.
Resources for Researchers and Caregivers:
  • National Institute on Aging
    One of the National Institutes of Health, the NIA conducts and funds research on the nature of aging with the goal of improving the health and well-being of older adults.

  • National Council on Aging
    The NCOA comprises a network of organizations and individuals dedicated to improving the health and independence of older persons.

  • American Society on Aging
    The ASA provides resources, publications, and educational opportunities geared to enhance the knowledge and skills of people working with older adults and their families.

  • American Federation for Aging Research
    The mission of AFAR is to extend healthy life by funding biomedical research and increasing public awareness about aging research.

  • Aliiance for Aging Research
    The ARA is a nonprofit organization whose goal is to improve the health and independence of older Americans by developing research programs, health education, and public policy.
Resources for UNCW Researchers:
  • UNCW IRB Portal
    Use this link for IRB training or to submit and/or manage an IRB protocol.

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