Recent Highlights and News
Asian American Health: Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine Special Issue Published
Older Asian-American immigrants are healthier and happier if they are socially active, connected to their families and communities and are able to maintain ...
Stephen Crystal Available for Interviews on Study Showing High Risk of Dying Among Survivors of Opioid Overdoses
Rutgers Professor Stephen Crystal, who co-authored a pioneering study showing that U.S. survivors of opioid overdoses are highly likely to die within ...
Institute for Health 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
XinQi 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 ...