Leadership in Aging

posted Mon, 2019-07-15 14:39
The three major types of elder abuse are financial abuse, physical abuse, and emotional abuse.
posted Thu, 2019-06-27 18:41
Today’s older adults and people with disabilities rely on an interdependent, oftentimes complex system of formal and informal supports and healthcare to keep them as independent as possible in their own homes.
posted Tue, 2019-05-21 10:40
The healthcare community and general public increasingly acknowledge that “successful ag­ing” involves not only a focus on physical and mental health, but also on social well-be­ing and connectedness.
posted Tue, 2019-05-14 15:37
The May–June 2019 issue of Aging Today explores social isolation versus loneliness, polypharmacy run amok, LGBT prejudice in CCRCs; singing at the brink of death, and more
posted Tue, 2019-05-07 14:28
Through new care-delivery models, the affordable housing setting can address both the health and LTSS needs of low-income older adults.
posted Tue, 2019-04-16 18:40
What lies ahead for the burgeoning population of older adults that will need long-term care?
posted Mon, 2019-04-01 22:49
If you’re interested in the law and policy horizons for LGBT Elders, especially in the wake of the Masterpiece Cake Supreme Court decision, Aaron Tax (SAGE) and Murray Scheel (Whitman-Walker) have a panel session for you!  
posted Thu, 2019-03-14 14:27
ASA’s Healthcare and Aging Network (HAN) Leadership Council will celebrate OAM by offering a special series of presentations at the 2019 Aging in America Conference.
posted Tue, 2019-03-12 19:40
The ASA awards program annually recognizes deserving individuals for their leadership and contributions to ASA and to the field of aging.
posted Mon, 2019-03-11 23:21
Over the past several years as natural disasters have appeared to increase, NCBAM began to research how to help older adults be better prepared for emergencies.