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Lori Roscoe
Associate Professor

Lori  Roscoe

Aging, Communication at end-of-life

Office: CIS 3030
Phone: 813/974-7514

Dr. Roscoe joined the Department of Communication in 2006. Previously, Dr. Roscoe held faculty appointments in the School of Aging Studies, and in Geriatric Medicine and Medical Ethics and Humanities in the College of Medicine at USF. Her research interests include health communication, aging, ethics, and end-of-life. Current projects include investigating methods of improving communication between cancer patients, family members, and health care providers, and the ways in which spirituality and other resources give meaning to long-term caregiving for family caregivers.

Undergraduate Course Offerings



PhD, Aging Studies, University of South Florida, 2000.
MLIR, (Master’s degree in Labor & Industrial Relations), Michigan State University, 1981.
BA, Communication, Michigan State University, 1980.

Current Courses

RefCourseSecCourse TitleCRDayTimeLocation
95508COM 6025001Health Communication


CIS 3057

81721SPC 7980008Dissertation: Doctoral

TBA 100


Graduate Students

Jennifer Bender, Sean Swenson