Recent Highlights and News
Institute for Health Incoming Director’s Research Noted in New York Times “Elder Abuse: Sometimes It’s Self-Inflicted”. LINK
In the Chicago studies, involving more than 4,600 South Side residents over age 65, researchers who conducted in-home interviews found self-neglect unnervingly ...
Newly Appointed Director of the Institute for Health, Health Care Policy and Aging Research
Xin Qi Dong, MD, MPH, currently Professor of Internal Medicine, Behavioral Sciences and Nursing at Rush University Medical Center, has been named incoming ...
Michael Yedidia and Punam Ohri-Vachaspati Awarded NIH/NHLBI $2,950,000 for Examining Obesity Declines among School Children: The Role of Changes in the Food and Physical Activity Environments
Michael Yedidia and Punam Ohri-Vachaspati have been awarded funding to identify alterable factors in the food and physical activity (PA) environment ...
PCORI Pipeline Award to Improve Postpartum Depression Care in Central New Jersey
Jeanette Valentine, Director, Greater New Brunswick Community Health Collaborative, is Project Lead and Gloria Bachmann, MD, Professor and Chair, Department ...
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation awards Center for State Health Policy $3,020,000 to continue informing health policy in New Jersey
The Center for State Health Policy (CSHP) was awarded a $3,020,000 renewal to continue advancing its New Jersey mission in informing state health policy. ...
Stephen Crystal Receives NIH Subaward for Using Medicaid Data to Advance Care for People with Schizophrenia at Risk for HIV (Medicaid-DASH)
Utilizing a national retrospective longitudinal Medicaid cohort (including dual eligible beneficiaries), the research team proposes examination of HIV ...