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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.
09/19/2018
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.
09/04/2018
The 2018 P.K. Whelpton Memorial Lecture examines the long-term impact of military service
janet-wilmoth-200x250.jpgDr. Janet Wilmoth, Professor of Sociology and Director of the Aging Studies Institute at Syracuse University, will present the 2018 P.K. Whelpton Memorial Lecture. The talk will take place at 5:00 p.m., Tuesday, October 9, in 186 Marcum Center. The lecture, The Long-Term Impact of Military Service on Lives, is sponsored by Miami’s Scripps Gerontology Center. The event is free and open to the public.
08/22/2018
Lunchtime talk: The Good Fight: One Family's Courage, Sacrifice, and Hope in the Face of the Alzheimer's Pandemic
lunch-talk-niki-kapsambelis-200x250.jpgNiki Kapsambelis will give a talk at noon on Friday, September 14, in the Heritage Room of the Shriver Center. Her talk is titled The Good Fight: One Family's Courage, Sacrifice, and Hope in the Face of the Alzheimer's Pandemic.