Working for the Greater Good

Partners in Healthy Aging

As one of the top 20 U.S. public research universities, with more than $734 million in research activity, the University of Arizona offers outstanding opportunities for partners who share our passion for innovation in understanding and improving aging for all.  

Read below to learn more about partnering around education and research, engaging UArizona experts and students, exchanging best practices, opportunities for collaboration, calls for proposals, funding opportunities and more.

How Can We Work Together?

Are you looking to hire enthusiastic workers with aging-related expertise? Do you have questions that experienced scientists in the field of aging could help you answer? As part of the Innovations in Healthy Aging (IHA) initiative, the University of Arizona is connecting with many organizations around a wide range of needs and opportunities. 

Contact IHA with your interest or questions.

Work with Students

Identify opportunities to mentor, hire, host internship placements or otherwise engage UArizona students.


Inform and participate in curricula by providing guest lecturers, presenting real-world scenarios and collaborating on other training opportunities. 


Exchange research ideas and develop collaborative applications around sharing data and funding, including proposals for seed grants.  

Network and Connections

Share best practices and pathways for putting new knowledge into practice and learning from industry experience.


The IHA initiative is evolving every day. Have another idea for collaboration? We'd love to talk.

Let us know your interest

Call for Proposals

What research would support your organization? 
Do you have questions about how to better serve your clients now or in the future?

Share your Ideas

Know someone doing great work in healthy aging?

Suggest a Partner

Current Partners

University Partners

Scholars and other professionals are joining together to study the many complex issues in healthy aging.

Community Partners

Organizations across Arizona are some of our most important collaborators.

[List coming soon…]

Industry & Government Partners

Industry and government partners in Arizona and across the country are critical for bringing innovation and new knowledge into everyday practice.

[List coming soon…]