Evelyn Fitzwater

Evelyn Fitzwater is Associate Professor Emerita, Adjunct Professor, and Associate Director of the Center for Aging with Dignity at the University of Cincinnati College of Nursing. As Associate Director of the Center, Dr. Fitzwater collaborates with College of Nursing faculty to enhance the gerontology content throughout the undergraduate and graduate curricula. A nurse for thirty-four years, she holds a doctorate in nursing science focused on education and consultation services and is an award-winning expert in the field of aging. She collaborates with the UC College of Design, Art, Architecture and Planning on health and wellness related projects focused on practical solutions to product design that promotes consumer dignity and independence.