Minnesota Northstar GWEP News
Listen to a podcast on the Dementia Friends Program: Teresa McCarthy Voices of Aging with ASIG, featuring MN GWEP expert Teresa McCarthy, MD, MS
The quality, cost and and future of long-term care in Minnesota
Featuring MN GWEP expert Dr. Rajean Moone, the faculty director of the Long-Term Care Administration for Professionals in CCAPS
Los requisitos de pruebas para visitar las residencias de ancianos dejan a las familias atrapadas en ‘otro confinamiento’
MN GWEP expertise in the News: Joe Gaugler, PhD, co-investigator in the Minnesota Northstar GWEP.
Congratulations to Dr. Kristine Talley, who led a project included in the journal Innovation in Aging, Dec. 2021: "An Inter-University Virtual Geriatric Case Competition to Build Interprofessional Collaboration Skills"
Understanding Ageism: Prejudice Against Our Future Self, by Dawn Simonson, MPA, CEO of Trellis and a member of the Community Advisory Board for the Minnesota Northstar Geriatrics Workforce Enhancement Program
Northland Diversity in Aging Series Launches with First Event Focusing on Caregivers
MN GWEP expertise in the News: Rajean Moone PhD, in the Minnesota Northstar GWEP.
Get Your Dental Care Back on Track: What’s also suffered during the pandemic? Our teeth. Dentists share what you must know now
MN GWEP expertise in the news: Stephen Shuman, DDS, in the Minnesota Northstar GWEP.
How to deal with dry mouth, featuring Dr. Stephen Schuman, professor & director, Oral Health Services for Older Adults Program, School of Dentistry - University of Minnesota, and member of the Interprofessional Geriatrics Coordinating Council, Minnesota Northstar Geriatrics Workforce Enhancement Program.
Gratitude for the legacy of Dr. Jean Wyman and congratulations on her retirement: Jean Wyman, PhD, RN, GNP, FGSA, FAAN, a former leader of the Minnesota Northstar GWEP, retired from the University of Minnesota School of Nursing in August 2021. Dr. Wyman offered 24 years of service to the University as professor and Cora Meidl Siehl Chair in Nursing Research, including serving as a co-director for the Minnesota Northstar Geriatrics Workforce Enhancement Program (MN GWEP).
Working Together to Improve Geriatric Health: The Minnesota Northstar Geriatric Enhancement Program (MN GWEP) is a leader in collaboration and outreach with GWEPs across the country
What's In Biden's $400 Billion Plan To Support Families' Long-Term Health Needs
MN GWEP expertise in the news: Joe Gaugler, PhD, co-investigator in the Minnesota Northstar GWEP.
Biden Seeks $400 Billion to Buttress Long-Term Care. A Look at What’s at Stake.
Joe Gaugler, PhD, co-investigator in the Minnesota Northstar GWEP, lends his expertise to this article as well.
Pill-Dispensing Tech Makes the Medicine Go Down...With Human Help, That Is - The Wall Street Journal
Pandemic-Driven Disruptions in Oral Health: 10 Transformative Trends in Care for Older Adults
MN GWEP expert publication: Stephen Shuman, DDS, in the Minnesota Northstar GWEP.
Seeking LGBTQ Needs Assessment Survey Participants - LeadingAge Minnesota
Special Feature in the Star Tribune Featuring Jim Pacala, MD, MS: Preparing Minnesota for a "Silver Tsunami"
Dr. Joe Gaugler, Co-Director of the Minnesota Northstar GWEP, facilitated "Aging on the Farm" in collaboration with UMASH (Upper Midwest Agricultural Safety and Health Center) on June 15, 2020. They hosted a forum to engage community and health-related organizations and community members on the topic of aging in place for the agricultural workforce and their communities. Download the forum slides and view the videos and other materials here.
Making Dental Care Dementia Friendly (U of M School of Dentistry)