Restricted Operations Due to Coronavirus Outbreak

For the safety of our community, UWPCE has restricted operations due to the coronavirus outbreak.

For more information, see our FAQ

Meet the Instructors

Kevin Y. Kawamoto

Kevin Y. Kawamoto is the co-author of Aging Matters: An Introduction to Social Gerontology  and a contributing author to Social Gerontology: A Multidisciplinary Perspective (10th edition) with lead author Dr. Nancy Hooyman and the late Dr. H. Asuman Kiyak. He has held teaching positions at the University of Washington and the University of Hawaii and has worked with community organizations to help volunteers, caregivers and direct care workers better understand issues related to aging, person-focused care, dementia and effective communication with elders who are experiencing cognitive decline. 

Kawamoto has a master's degree in communication from the University of Hawaii, and a master's degree in social work and Ph.D. in communications from the University of Washington.

  Stay up to date with emails featuring career tips, event invitations and program updates.       Sign Up Now