Leadership in Aging

posted Wed, 2018-02-28 15:35
Intersecting inequalities influence how we age, through dimensions such as income and health.
posted Thu, 2018-02-22 23:25
Older women, who tend to live longer than men and face greater economic, health, and social challenges, will also likely be left behind by current policy decisions.
posted Thu, 2018-02-22 23:00
Our Guest Editor offers personal reflections on, and intellectual analysis of, issues around gender and aging in America.
posted Thu, 2018-02-22 15:14
The Winter 2017­–18 issue of Generations lays out the physical, psychological, cultural, and economic realities of aging as a woman in contemporary American society.
posted Mon, 2018-02-19 01:00
“It’s an interest group of ASA, my national association – called The Network for Environments, Services and Technologies.” Smiling, he stated “Well that covers a lot of territory doesn’t it?”
posted Fri, 2018-02-02 19:19
Following the Supreme Court’s 2015 marriage equality decision, many LGBT elders dared to believe that they could live out the remainder of their days in dignity, as full and equal citizens.
posted Fri, 2018-02-02 17:21
Hurri­canes and wildfires have tested communities’ emergency readiness and ability to respond. The failure of these providers to be prepared, or to effectively implement procedures that would protect their frail, vulnerable populations, has resulted in serious health consequences, even death.
posted Wed, 2018-01-24 19:34
Policies that limit immigration could worsen existing shortages of direct care workers across long-term-care settings.
posted Tue, 2018-01-16 14:35
We at the American Society on Aging mourn the passing of Dr. Joshua Wiener.
posted Wed, 2017-12-27 14:04
The Leadership Institute (LI), which includes an annual five-day leadership development intensive held during the Aging in America (AiA) Conference, in 2017 graduated 52 participants—a   diverse group of new leaders in the field of aging. Aging Today recently spoke with three of these graduates—up-a