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May 26, 2020

EP14: Having the COVID Conversation with Older Relatives

One thing to keep in mind during this pandemic is that we've seen a significant outbreak of ageism. Ageism is when you are prejudiced about someone or used to stereotype them because of their age alone. It's a major problem globally, and even younger people can...


May 19, 2020

Recognizing Risk Factors and Symptoms of COVID in Older Adults

Right now, there are multiple cases of COVID-19 in all 50 states, and COVID-19 is highly contagious. Older adults need to think about not only their “risk for exposure” but also their “risk for severe illness” – but what do these terms mean...


May 12, 2020

Aging with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities with Dr. Lieke van Heumen

Over the next decade, the size of the US population of adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities age 60 and over will increase considerably. By 2030, their numbers are expected to swell to an estimated 1.4 million due to...


May 5, 2020

2020: Year of the Nurse — An Interview with Dr. Jacqueline Campbell, PHD, RN, FAAN

“Every nurse has access to nursing research.” Dr. Jacqueline Campbell, PHD, RN, FAAN (44:30-44:34)

Are you excited to meet a nurse and mentor who has inspired new generations of nurse researchers? Check out this interview with...