March 13, 2012 | Human Capital Blog Post
Education and Training
June 28, 2012 | Story
Shelia Spurlock-White has developed a prep course for licensed practical nurses in the hope that better educated LPNs will lead to better elder care. RWJF, she says, inspires her in this mission.
July 14, 2011 | Human Capital Blog Post
July 15, 2008 | Program Results Report
The Alliance for Aging Research conceptualized, organized and laid the groundwork for a blue ribbon commission holding hearings throughout the United States to increase awareness about the growing challenges posed by an aging U.S. population.
December 7, 2011 | Story
Rita Barreras led a community partnership in Maui, Hawaii, to create an infrastructure that allowed older adults to "age in the community" by increasing the caregiver workforce and changing rules to expand long-term-care options.
March 1, 2003 | Program Results Report
In 2000, the National Council on the Aging conducted a survey among community service organizations concerning their health and social support programs for older adults.
Central New Jersey Gerontological Institute Created to Provide Research Opportunities, Training for Medical Students
January 31, 2008 | Program Results Report
Staff at the Foundation of the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey conducted a study of health needs of elderly residents in central New Jersey and then created the Central New Jersey Gerontological Institute.