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:10/22/2014)... 22, 2014 On October 22, CBS ... featuring skin diseases both fictional and real. The ... nonprofit organization committed to advocacy and philanthropy in the ... take the opportunity to impart truth and clarity about ... There are many misconceptions about Morgellons Disease ...
(Date:10/22/2014)... Amy Norton HealthDay ... Headlines remain riveted on the three Ebola cases in Dallas. ... bigger health threat to Americans. President Barack Obama on ... to the virus, which has infected two Dallas nurses who ... month at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital. But the U.S. ...
(Date:10/22/2014)... (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 Hay House is ... Beyond Addiction and Upgrade Your Life (Paperback; $10.82) written by ... Yoga & Recovery. This book is meant to help ... a life of recovery. , Recovery 2.0 is not ... Steps; Recovery 2.0 is a guide for what comes next. ...
(Date:10/22/2014)... 22, 2014 Healthcare professionals who ... continuing education at home or on-the-go via laptops, ... 20 brand new, premium Seminar-on-Demand CE courses. The ... over 2,000 hours of CE course ... educational experience. With such a diverse library, there’s ...
(Date:10/22/2014)... 2014 Richard Carlson, Managing Partner of ... with over 25 years experience. Mr. Carlson is ... areas related to EDI, B2B Commerce, RFID and Internet/Intranet ... Advisory Board member for Pharmaceutical Commerce Magazine and a ... Group is a management and technology consulting firm focused ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:CBS’ Criminal Minds takes aim at skin disease with Morgellons in the Mix 2Health News:CBS’ Criminal Minds takes aim at skin disease with Morgellons in the Mix 3Health News:Ebola Anxiety: A Bigger Threat Now Than the Virus Itself 2Health News:Ebola Anxiety: A Bigger Threat Now Than the Virus Itself 3Health News:Hay House Announces The Official Release of Recovery 2.0: Move Beyond Addiction and Upgrade Your Life 2Health News:Hay House Announces The Official Release of Recovery 2.0: Move Beyond Addiction and Upgrade Your Life 3Health News:Top Provider of Continuing Education at Home Releases 20 New Online Courses 2Health News:Rich Carlson and Marc Duey to Hold Workshop at CBI’s Specialty Pharmacy and Distribution Networks Conference 2
(Date:10/22/2014)... -- AVACEN Medical announced today that its AVACEN 100 ... by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. This clearance ... Internet for: the temporary relief of joint pain ... sprains . Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141021/153513 ... a sophisticated medical device incorporating over 3,000 firmware instructions ...
(Date:10/22/2014)...   BioNano Genomics , the genome mapping ... to purchase an Irys™ System . Among them ... (NCI), NIH Intramural Sequencing Center (NISC) and Genoscope (The ... comprehensive view of a genome was a major ... deliver the scalability or reliability to detect and ...
(Date:10/22/2014)... , Oct. 22, 2014 InVivo Therapeutics ... MA is revolutionizing spinal cord injury (SCI) ... been shown to outperform in tissue regrowth in the ... scaffold.  Made from an FDA approved polymer, the scaffold ... it harmless to the human body. NVIV has recently ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:AVACEN Medical Announces FDA Clearance of First Medical Device with Internal Game Mode 2BioNano's Irys System Adopted by Leading Genomics Centers for Comprehensive Detection of Human Genome Structural Variation 2BioNano's Irys System Adopted by Leading Genomics Centers for Comprehensive Detection of Human Genome Structural Variation 3InVivo Therapeutics Analyst Coverage Initiated: Analyst Report by BrokerBank Securities, Inc. 2InVivo Therapeutics Analyst Coverage Initiated: Analyst Report by BrokerBank Securities, Inc. 3
Cached News: