Scripps Gerontology Center Publications
The Scripps Gerontology Center promotes the interests of older adults, families and an aging society and serves students, faculty, professionals, agencies, and professional organizations in the field of aging. The Center's research efforts include generating, organizing, and disseminating high quality multidisciplinary aging related knowledge that will make a difference in the lives of older adults. The education efforts focus on supporting undergraduate and graduate gerontology education at Miami University and promoting public awareness of aging issues.
(2015-01-22)This report provides brief highlights from a study of leadership in nursing homes with a person-centered or traditional approach to care.
(2015-01-08)Using a mixed methods approach, this study sought to identify innovative and promising practices in providing employment and training services to older workers. Given current economic and demographic realities, understanding ...
(2014-10-13)Maps of Ohio showing the change in the 85 plus population (reported and projected) from 1990 through 2050.
(2014-10-13)Maps of Ohio showing the change in the 60 plus population (reported and projected) from 1990 through 2050.
Ohio's Nursing Homes and Residential Care Facilities in the Economic Downturn: How have they adjusted? (2014-05-13)Long-term care facilities have been impacted by the economic downturn and other changes in the long-term care system. This research brief describes strategies most often implemented by Ohio's nursing homes and residential ...