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posted 02.15.2013
EWA Member Activity: In an effort to draw more geriatrics- and gerontology-trained providers into the National Health Service Corps Loan Repayment Program, EWA—with guidance from HRSA staff—created a guide (PDF) specifically for geriatrics and gerontology providers. The application... Read More
posted 02.06.2013
Walmart Foundation Offers Tax Help for Older Adults Tax time can be stressful. Confusing forms and the ponderous tax code might mean a much-needed visit to a knowledgeable CPA. But for many older adults, paying for professional tax preparation help might be an expense too big to bear. But there is... Read More
posted 01.28.2013
ASA's Public Policy Committee works to bring policy resources to members for professional education and development, and to keep ASA's voice heard in national and regional policy circles. We'll be posting here to update ASA members on the activity of the Public Policy Committee's... Read More
posted 01.17.2013
A new online report from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) highlights recent progress in NIH-supported Alzheimer’s disease research. Prepared annually by the National Institute on Aging (NIA) at NIH, the latest report — 2011-2012 Alzheimer’s Disease Progress Report:... Read More
posted 12.07.2011
Debra Cherry By Debra Cherry Happy holidays to all members of the Healthcare and Aging Network. As we enter this period of holiday cheer and gift giving, the members of our Network may want to consider how fortunate we are to have the support and vision of our parent... Read More
posted 07.18.2011
This article is brought to you by the Editorial Board of ASA’s LGBT Aging Issues Network (LAIN) by Teri Worman LAIN Guiding Principles from Retreat (May 2010) The Aging Movement is the movement that: Gives dignity to aging lives; Sees differences as sources of strength,... Read More

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