en <a href="/blog/future-proof-racial-disparities-and-racist-reactions-covid-19-plus-aiming-equity-navajo-nation" hreflang="en">Future Proof: Racial Disparities and Racist Reactions to COVID-19, Plus Aiming for Equity in the Navajo Nation</a> Larry Curley is the Executive Director of the National Indian Council on Aging (NICOA) in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Curley, who along with members of… posted 08.04.2020 ASA Staff <a href="/blog/future-proof-where-research-meets-reality-african-american-elders-equality-equity-health" hreflang="en">Future Proof: Where Research Meets Reality: On African American Elders, Equality, Equity, Health, Environment, Alzheimer’s and the Pandemic</a> In this episode of Future Proof, Peter Kaldes, President and CEO of ASA, talks with Karen Lincoln, associate professor of Social Work and senior… posted 07.30.2020 ASA Staff <a href="/blog/national-blueprint-updates-malnutrition-care-strategies-new-decade" hreflang="en">National Blueprint Updates Malnutrition Care Strategies for the New Decade</a> By Kristi Mitchell The COVID-19 pandemic has changed many aspects of our daily lives. It also has brought into sharper focus ongoing issues that have… posted 07.17.2020 ASA Staff <a href="/blog/profiling-unsung-heroes-aps-staff-aging-services-volunteer-and-older-adults-sheltering-place" hreflang="en">Profiling the Unsung Heroes: APS Staff, Aging Services Volunteer, and Older Adults Sheltering in Place</a> There has been much written of the heroism of healthcare workers during the pandemic, and they are certainly to be lauded. But there’s less talk of… posted 06.26.2020 ASA Staff <a href="/blog/quashing-social-isolation-quimper-village-cohousing-project" hreflang="en">Quashing social isolation in the Quimper Village cohousing project</a> Recently the deleterious effects of social isolation and its exacerbation by stay-at-home orders have gotten a lot of press. The time is ripe to… posted 06.19.2020 ASA Staff <a href="/blog/nursing-home-deaths-are-predictable" hreflang="en">Nursing Home Deaths Are Predictable</a> By Joanne Lynn and Terry Fulmer A large number of nursing home residents will die of COVID-19, and no one can change that fact. This is hard to take… posted 06.03.2020 RLowe <a href="/blog/states-loosen-restrictions-lets-not-leave-older-adults-behind" hreflang="en">As States Loosen Restrictions, Let’s Not Leave Older Adults Behind </a> By Marie C. Gualtieri While many Americans are entering the first phase of loosened stay-at-home orders, there are homebound older adults for whom… posted 05.29.2020 ASA Staff <a href="/blog/navajo-nation-pre-existing-conditions-will-remain-long-past-pandemic" hreflang="en">​​​​​​​In the Navajo Nation, Pre-Existing Conditions Will Remain Long Past the Pandemic</a> Faced with the outsized impact of the COVID-19 virus upon the Navajo Nation, this past April the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), sent… posted 05.22.2020 <a href="/blog/caring-older-people-amid-covid-19-crisis" hreflang="en">Caring for Older People Amid the COVID-19 Crisis</a> By Matt Gontarchick On May 21, the Senate Special Committee on Aging held a hearing entitled, “Caring for Seniors Amid the COVID-19 Crisis” during… posted 05.21.2020 RLowe <a href="/blog/understanding-social-isolation-preview-upcoming-webinar-series" hreflang="en">Understanding Social Isolation: A Preview of the Upcoming Webinar Series</a> Editor's Note: This article previews a two-part webinar series sponsored by the AARP Foundation as part of Virtual AiA20. Register for Understanding… posted 05.12.2020