The UMB Academy of Lifelong Learning’s mission is to create and present health and human services academic content to inspire, engage, and educate learners from primary school through retirement.
The UMB Academy of Lifelong Learning is built to engage our alumni and the broader community. Our online forums aim to create a direct exchange of ideas: You are invited to ask questions via an online form and receive answers from one of our many experts.
Welcome to the UMB Academy of Lifelong Learning Center – a place for you to pursue your interests, discover programs, and develop new skills to support your career goals while learning from UMB expert professors and researchers.
UMB Experts provide insights and answer your questions to improve the physical and behavioral health, psychological and social well-being of children in all phases of their development.
Ask questions of our experts on COVID-19-related topics including vaccines, infectious disease, virology, wellness, nutrition, stress management, public health, and the care of children and seniors.
Updated coronavirus boosters now available for children as young as 5
October 12, 2022
Updated coronavirus booster shots are now available for children as young as 5, following an emergency authorization Wednesday by the Food and Drug Administration.
'Striking' new study reveals long-term effects of lack of sleep in kids
August 31, 2022
During early adolescence, children experience rapid growth and development, and sleep plays a big role.
Building Systems of Care
July 25, 2022
Systems of Care across the country serve the needs of many defined populations of youth and children.