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12/10/2018
Research co-authored by John Bowblis, economics professor and Scripps fellow, links nursing home staffing issues to economy
news-bowblis-200x250.jpgWASHINGTON — The low unemployment rate in the U.S. — which fell to a 49 year-low in September and October — is good news to many people, but perhaps not to residents of nursing homes.
12/03/2018
New Data Released Regarding Community-Based Organizations and Health Care Contracting
thumb-cbo-brief-210x270.jpgScripps Gerontology Center, in partnership with the National Association of Area Agencies on Aging (n4a), has released a brief report about contracts between community-based organization and health care entities.
11/27/2018
Gerontology faculty cited in Wall Street Journal article about 'Grace and Frankie'
kunkel-de-medeiros-300x185.jpgSuzanne Kunkel and Kate de Medeiros share their perspective on the show’s portrayal of aging.
11/20/2018
In Memoriam
robert-atchley-200x250.jpgThe Scripps Gerontology Center mourns the recent death of Robert C. Atchley. Bob led the center for more than two decades. He was a pioneer in the areas of retirement research, continuity theory, and spirituality and aging. He will be dearly missed by several generations of gerontology students and colleagues at Miami University and far beyond.
11/12/2018
GSA 2018 Miami Student, Faculty, and Staff Events and Presentations
Thirty-four Miami University Gerontology faculty, research staff, graduate students, and collaborating alumni will present at the GSA 2018 Annual Scientific Meeting in Boston, MA., November 14 – 18, 2018.
09/27/2018
Miami University Research Scholar provides financial planning insights for older adults
Heston-Jennifer-200x250.jpgIn the first episode of The Gray Q&A, Jennifer Heston, a researcher from the Scripps Gerontology Center at Miami University, answers Richland Source readers' questions about finances for senior citizens.
09/20/2018
Mentorship and collaboration: research making a difference in the lives of Ohio families
news-2018-survey-team-798x304.jpgThis summer Sara Stemen and Leah Janssen, PhD students in Social Gerontology, mentored five undergraduate students working on a statewide nursing home and residential care facility family satisfaction survey that provides data for Ohio's Long-term Care Consumer Guide.
09/19/2018
Miami's gerontology graduate programs host November open house
news-grad-open-house-9-2018-800x423.jpgYou are Invited to learn more about the Miami University graduate programs in gerontology! On-campus open house, Friday, November 9, 2018, 9:30 am – 4:30 pm
09/18/2018
Miami-Knolls partnership leads to state recognition
news-pal-cards-program-pic8.2018-350x250.jpgThe Knolls of Oxford, a continuing care retirement community in Oxford, is pleased to announce that their affiliation with Miami University has brought another innovative program to their residents.