The mission of the Center for Gerontology Research and Partnerships is to promote gerontological research and to facilitate collaborative relationships among interdisciplinary researchers that will advance knowledge and influence policy related to a diverse aging society.
Collaborative approaches to care transitions and/or avoidance of unnecessary emergency department use/hospitalizations
Use of technology to enhance health literacy and social engagement by older adults
Health and support of family caregivers who provide care to functionally impaired community-dwelling older adults for the purposes of enhancing quality of life and ability to provide informal care
Innovative models of interprofessional education
Innovative models and evaluation and intervention methods for developing positive patient-caregiver relationships in home healthcare
Collaborative primary care delivery models for older adults