HOME >> MEDICINE >> NEWS
Nine chosen to receive funding for geriatric social work research

Well-Being of Older Assisted Living Facility Residents

Richard Benoit Francouer, PhD
Columbia University
Research Topic: Comorbid Diabetes, Vascular Conditions, and Masked Depression in Older Adults

Chang-ming Hsieh, PhD
University of Illinois at Chicago
Research Topic: Using Client Satisfaction to Improve Case Management Services for the Elderly

Karen Lincoln, PhD
University of Washington
Research Topic: Race Differences in Social Relations Among Older Adults

Sandra Magana, PhD
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Research Topic: Latino and African American Aging Caregivers

Carmen Morano, PhD
University of Maryland
Research Topic: A Longitudinal Design Testing the Effectiveness of a Culturally Informed Psychoeducational Intervention with African American AD Caregivers

Mitsuko Nakashima, PhD
University of Maryland
Research Topic: Japanese and Koren Elders' Use of Traditional and Western Health Services in the US: Cultural Values, Beliefs and Behaviors in Health Maintenance

Philip Rozario, PhD
Adelphi University School of Social Work
Research topic: Successful Aging with Chronic Illness: Examining Activities and Strategies in Maintaining Well-Being and Personal Meaning in Later Life

The Scholars were selected by a National Program Committee of well-respected leaders in the field of social work: Dr. Amanda Barusch, University of Utah; Dr. David Biegel, Case Western Reserve University; Dr. Nancy Hooyman, University of Washington, Seattle; Dr. Amy Horowitz, The Lighthouse, International; Dr. Rosalie Kane, University of Minnesota; Dr. James Lubben, University of California, Los Angeles; Dr. Deborah Padgett, New York University; and Dr. Marsha Mallick Seltzer, University of Wisconsin-Madison.

It is estimated that there are over 600,000 practicing social workers in the United States. While most social workers report t
'"/>

Contact: Christina Leone
cleone@geron.org
202-842-1275
The Gerontological Society of America
12-May-2003


Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. Northwestern Memorial chosen to be featured in first-ever mini-med school TV airing on PBS
2. UCIs Brain Imaging Center chosen to help advance nations Roadmap for Medical Research
3. Rochester chosen to focus on rare neurological diseases
4. Regional consortium of universities chosen for biodefense initiative
5. U of MN Vet Diagnostic Lab chosen by CDC as monkeypox testing site
6. Sites chosen for public-private Osteoarthritis Initiative
7. Columbia dental students chosen for three out of nine NIH summer fellowships in national competition
8. UIC professor receives international humanitarian award
9. Mailman School of Public Health receives Manhattan Tobacco Cessation Center grant
10. Epidemiologist Trichopoulos receives $5.8 million Department of Defense Innovator Award
11. GlaxoSmithKline receives unanimous favorable recommendation by FDA Advisory Committee for Boostrix

Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
TAG: Nine chosen receive funding for geriatric social work research

(Date:7/29/2014)... Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) July 29, 2014 ... on the website of Time Magazine titled “From Kim’s ... Want,” Kim Kardashian’s butt is the celebrity ... celebrities and their features include Beyoncé’s butt, Jennifer ... and lips. This information is based on data collected ...
(Date:7/29/2014)... (July 29, 2014) Using quality improvement measures in ... England Cardiovascular Disease Study Group, researchers have found a ... procedure with contrast dye. , Currently, 7-15 percent of ... contrast-dye end up with kidney injury, which can result ... to temporary or permanent dialysis, says a study published ...
(Date:7/29/2014)... Gainesville, FL (PRWEB) July 29, 2014 Many ... very first thing they do each morning is put on ... the bathroom. These same individuals also may be dissatisfied ... cataracts. , Cataracts may cause difficulty driving, especially ... harder to follow or find one’s golf ball, see the ...
(Date:7/29/2014)... New high priced hepatitis C drugs will increase ... $2.9 to $5.8 billion next year, according to a ... by the Pharmaceutical Care Management Association (PCMA). Milliman projects ... much as 8.6 percent in 2015 as a result ... , The study finds that the majority of new ...
(Date:7/29/2014)... Alan Mozes HealthDay ... Treating certain adult autism patients with just a single dose ... facial expressions and emotions, Japanese researchers report. Known as ... role in emotional bonding between lovers, and between mothers and ... activity in a key area of the brain that has ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Celebrity Plastic Surgery: Kim Kardashian’s Butt Tops the List of Celebrity Plastic Surgery Requests 2Health News:Reducing kidney injury using a quality improvement method 2Health News:Cataract Surgery: New Technology for Reduced Dependence on Glasses 2Health News:New Milliman Study: Hepatitis C Drugs Could Increase Medicare Part D Spending by $2.9 to $5.8 Billion in 2015 2Health News:'Love Hormone' Oxytocin May Help Some With Autism 2Health News:'Love Hormone' Oxytocin May Help Some With Autism 3
(Date:7/29/2014)... YORK , July 29, 2014  Longtime industry ... Caremark Rx, Drew Crawford today announced the ... the leading independent media source dedicated to delivering fair, ... on the pharmacy benefit management (PBM) industry .  ... of, and context behind, industry news.   The outlet will ...
(Date:7/29/2014)... , July 29, 2014 McGraw-Hill Education Professional, ... the science, technical, and medical communities, has announced the ... off-line mobile application of the world-renowned medical education platform. ... AccessMedicine App , available for download onto all ... be able to gain access to valuable AccessMedicine ...
(Date:7/29/2014)... According to a new market ... Devices Market - Global Forecast, Market Share, Size, Growth ... trauma fixation devices market is estimated at USD 6.1 ... a CAGR of 7.2% from 2014 to 2019, to ... 2020. Browse the Orthopedic Trauma Fixation Devices ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Drew Crawford Announces Launch of PBM365 Media 2McGraw-Hill Education Professional's AccessMedicine App Delivers Instant Access to Essential Diagnostic Tools 2McGraw-Hill Education Professional's AccessMedicine App Delivers Instant Access to Essential Diagnostic Tools 3Orthopedic Trauma Fixation Devices Market is Expected to Reach USD 9.3 Billion Globally in 2020: Transparency Market Research 2Orthopedic Trauma Fixation Devices Market is Expected to Reach USD 9.3 Billion Globally in 2020: Transparency Market Research 3Orthopedic Trauma Fixation Devices Market is Expected to Reach USD 9.3 Billion Globally in 2020: Transparency Market Research 4
Cached News: