Educational Material Suppliers  (Revised Fall 2017)
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Medical schools, hospitals, and university pathology departments - for specimens
Publishers of texts for anatomy and physiology and for general biology
    - for overhead transparencies, laser discs, CD-ROM discs, etc.
Association for Gerontology in Higher Education (AGHE) - for helpful publications
Carolina Biological Supply Company - for specimens, models, microscope slides, etc., etc.
Films Media Group - for video programs
Health Edco - for 2x2 slides of pathologies and for specimens, models, etc., etc.
The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation Library Video Project 
Terra Novas Films, Inc. - for video programs
Illustrations of Normal and Pathological Conditions



Association for Gerontology in Higher Education (AGHE)
- for a list of helpful publicationis
        https://www.aghe.org/publications

        AGHE offers many resources for its members and others in the field of aging education.
         I recommend these sections listed in the Online Directory.        
        Gerontology Competencies for Undergraduate and Graduate Education
        Online Directory of Educational Programs in Gerontology and Geriatrics
        Advertising Opportunities
        Consultation Program
        Careers in Aging
        AgeWork – Job Search
        Teaching Resources
        Student Recruitment Resources
        Gerontology/Geriatrics Education Definitions

        For AGHE's home page, go to
               https://www.aghe.org

Association for Gerontology in Higher Education (AGHE)
1220 L Street NW, Suite 901
Washington, District of Columbia 20005
United States
Phone: (202) 289-9806
Contact:  https://www.aghe.org/contact-us

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Carolina Biological Supply Company
 - for specimens, models, slides including human tissues from elders (#BA-31-6938) and pathologies, etc., etc.
 - order their science and math catalog at
     http://www.carolina.com/

            Carolina Biological Supply Company
            2700 York Road
            Burlington, NC  27215
            Phone: (800)334-5551
            FAX: (800)222-7112

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Films Media Group
- for video programs
        http://www.films.com/
            Use "search the catalog". Search for "aging", for "The Living Body", and for specific topics like "osteoporosis"
            See sldo - https://www.films.com/ecSearch.aspx?q=aging
Films media Group
132 West 31st Street, 16th Floor
New York, NY 10001
P: 800.322.8755 F: 800.678.3633
E-mail: custserv@films.com

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Health Edco (http://www.healthedco.com/)

For 2x2 slides of pathologies and for specimens, models, etc., etc. see the online catalog
    https://www.qgdigitalpublishing.com/publication/?i=409753#{%22issue_id%22:409753,%22page%22:0}

To order their catalog at http://www.healthedco.com/request-catalog

        This company is a division of WRS Group, Ltd.
               http://WWW.WRSGROUP.COM/

            Health Edco
            P.O. Box 21207
            Waco, TX 76702-1207
            Phone: 1-855-510-6720
            FAX: 1-888-977-7653
            E-mail:
sales@wrsgroup.com
                      
orders@healthedco.com

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The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation Library Video Project 

        For descriptions of films, click on the titles in the Title Index at http://librarymedia.org/aging/filmlist_age.html
        For film suppliers, go to  http://librarymedia.org/aging/Age_Distributors.html

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Terra Novas Films, Inc.
- for video programs
           http://www.terranova.org/

             Terra Novas Films, Inc.
            9848 South Winchester Avenue
            Chicago IL 60643
            Phone: 800-779-8491 or 773-881-8491
            Fax: 773-881-3368
            E-mail tnf@terranova.org

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Illustrations of Normal and Pathological Conditions
        http://www-medlib.med.utah.edu/WebPath/webpath.html
            This site has an extensive collection of photographs of human pathologies from the gross to the electron microscopic levels. Each illustration has a brief useful legend. The site also has tutorials and other pedagogical aids for many diseases including Alzheimer's disease, heart disease, cancers, and diabetes mellitus. Use the extensive index to find many "treasures". The contents of the site can be purchased on a CD-ROM and installed on institutional sites with a site license. Then selected illustrations can be incorporated conveniently into lectures, student activities, and assignments.

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