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Dec 29, 2020

Getting Organized: Managing Your To-Do List 

"Make one year, three year, and five-year goals." — Melissa Batchelor, Ph.D, RN, FNP, FAAN 

The New Year is almost upon us; this means it’s time to start out new and fresh and make some New Year's resolutions. One resolution that many people make is to get organized - to...


Dec 22, 2020

How to Manage Repetitive Behaviors in Alzheimer's Disease

“Look for a reason behind the repetition.”— Melissa Batchelor, PhD, RN, FNP, FAAN 

Are you wondering why a person with dementia develops repetitive behaviors like asking you the same question, telling you the same story, or doing the same thing over and...


Dec 15, 2020

Bringing the Washington, DC Healthcare Policy Experience to Quinnipiac University

“A critical part of that has to be understanding how policies develop and the implications that both national and state policies have on the ability to deliver high-quality care.”— Dr. Matthew O’Connor, Dean & Professor of Finance


Dec 8, 2020

Role of Place in Healthy Aging with Ryan Frederick

“This pandemic has been a great reminder that place matters a lot.”— Ryan Frederick, CEO of SmartLiving 360

Have you ever wondered why the long-term care housing industry segregated itself when there's so much benefit to having intergenerational housing? Have you...


Dec 1, 2020

Towards an Age-Friendly World with Wendy Miller

“As we get older, we use both sides of our brain, not in a compensatory way, but in a synthetic way.”— Wendy Miller, Ph.D. ATR-BC, LCPAT, REAT, LPC, BCPC

Thank you for joining us for
This is Getting Old: Moving Towards an Age-Friendly World podcast. This special...