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05/13/2021
Scripps Staff Updates
Robert Graham, Ph.D., joined Scripps Gerontology Center as a Research Scholar on May 1.
05/04/2021
The Art of Aging Podcast: Episode 11 - Long Term Care Planning
Scripps Fellow and Director of the Long Term Care Research Project, Dr. Robert Applebaum, discusses long term care planning.
04/27/2021
Robert Applebaum, Ph.D. and Jennifer Heston-Mullins, Ph.D. Guest-Editors of the Spring 2021 Issue of Generations
Guest-editors Robert Applebaum and Jennifer Heston-Mullins, of Miami University’s Scripps Gerontology Center have curated an issue that examines the core, the practice, and the future of care management, thirty years after Rosalie A. Kane edited an issue on the then-new practice of case management.
04/19/2021
Dr. Elizabeth 'Like' Lokon Selected to Fulbright Scholars Program
Since 2008, Dr. Lokon has directed Miami's service-learning program Opening Minds through Art (OMA.) OMA puts college students in direct contact with elders living with dementia as they support the elders in art-making. The Fulbright Scholars grant will allow her to bring OMA to Indonesia.
03/11/2021
Miami recognized as Age-Friendly University
Joins a global network of 70 universities committed to age-friendly principles.
03/05/2021
The Art of Aging Podcast: Opening Minds Through Art - Using Art to Bring Joy to People with Dementia
In this podcast episode, The Art of Aging interviews Elizabeth "Like" Lokon, founder of Opening Minds Through Art (OMA).
02/19/2021
Scripps Staff Updates
This month Courtney Parker joined us as our Communications Specialist and Meghan Young will continue with Scripps in a new role as Associate Director of Opening Minds through Art.
02/19/2021
Understanding our Ohio population: Expanding our research findings throughout Ohio
The Ohio Population website and downloadable resources were established to help users understand the demographic changes and trends taking place at the county and state level. The newest version of the website is now available and provides an enhanced user experience through an interactive data center, printable versions of all content, and expanded information about the older population.
01/21/2021
Phyllis Cummins, Ph.D. leads efforts in adult learning and age-inclusive education
Senior Research Scholar, Phyllis Cummins, Ph.D. has been heavily involved in efforts to improve adult learning and age-inclusive education. Through numerous grants, partnerships outside of Miami University, and serving on work groups and committees, Cummins is making a difference at Scripps and beyond.