News and Events RSS Feed

03/19/2018
Public Radio taps Scripps Gerontology and the Knolls for expertise on aging
WVXU-Scripps-03072018-logsdon-23-800x494.jpg“Cincinnati Edition,” an hour-long weekday program, went on the road March 7 for a show discussing the issues of aging. The program originated in the Athletic Performance Center adjacent to Miami’s Yager Stadium. The program is a production of Cincinnati Public Radio, which operates the Miami University station WMUB as well as WVXU.
03/12/2018
Phyllis Cummins on older workers
Cummins-Phyllis-200x250.jpgPhyllis Cummins (Scripps Gerontology Center) is quoted in a story about local employers struggle to find workers.
03/07/2018
Quanhong Qiu to receive alumni honor
Qiu-Quanhong-200x250.jpgWe are pleased to announce that Quanhong “Cho” Qiu is the recipient of the 2018 Cottrell Distinguished Alumni Award.
03/01/2018
Miami University welcomes "Cincinnati Edition" to campus
ce-in-oxford.jpgWVXU FM's popular show "Cincinnati Edition" is coming to Miami University for two special broadcasts on Wednesday, March 7.
02/04/2018
Scripps Gerontology Center and the Aging and Disability Business Institute partnership charts the role of community-based organizations in health care
In the January 2018 issue of Health Affairs, researchers from Yale University and the Scripps Gerontology Center at Miami University of Ohio published a study finding that AAA involvement in a broad variety of cross-sector collaborations with health care and social service organizations is associated with a reduction in hospital re-admission rates.
02/02/2018
Robert Applebaum to speak at Health Policy of Ohio (HPIO) forum
Applebaum-200x250.jpgAddressing the social drivers of healthy aging: Policy options to improve health and impact spending growth
01/25/2018
Helping Ohio chart a course for long-term care
oltcrp-cummins-applebaum-straker-kunkel-450x271.jpg“With more than 2.6 million people age 60 and older, Ohio ranks sixth nationally in the size of its aging population,” said Suzanne Kunkel, executive director of Scripps Gerontology Center. “While a growing older population is a marker of societal advancement, such increases present pressing challenges for the state, particularly in the provision of long-term services and supports.”
01/04/2018
Bob Applebaum on long-term care services in Indiana
Bob Applebaum (Scripps Gerontology Center) is quoted in a story about long-term care services in Indiana
01/03/2018
Miami students conducting age-friendly city research study
uptown-spring-800x347.jpgFirst Year Research Experience (FYRE) students are partnering with the Scripps Gerontology Center to complete a needs assessment for Oxford’s Age-Friendly City Project