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The Winter 2017−18 of Generations explores how is it to age as a woman in America, looking at the strengths, resiliencies, and resistance women bring to bear in... Learn More


posted 03.22.2018
In the United States, older adults have the highest rates of diabetes of any age group; one-quarter of all adults over the age of 65 have diabetes. Read More
posted 03.22.2018
Appreciative Inquiry provides a method to have these conversations with our feet firmly planted on positive ground and our eyes turned toward the future. Read More


posted 12.21.2017
ASA is considering a return to using our online forum as a hub for news, discussions on policy and continued networking among the membership community. Read More
posted 11.07.2017
One strategy hospitals use to achieve better care is to form Patient and Family Advisory Councils to engage consumers in identifying what has gone well and what can be improved during a hospital stay. Read the new paper by AARP Public Policy Institute’s Lynn Friss Feinberg to learn how these... Read More

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The SCAN Foundation is an independent public charity devoted to transforming care for older adults in ways that preserve dignity and encourage independence. ASA is pleased to collaborate with the SCAN Foundation and other partners to support a new national integrated care initiative. View upcoming web seminars.


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ASA Chicagoland Roundtable - Jolt, Stories of Trauma and Transformation Event Details
ASA Washington, DC Roundtable - Ending Ageism & Reframing Aging - Your Role as an Advocate Event Details
2018 NASW National Conference Event Details

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Nursing Solutions: Improving Caregiver Strain through Science and Model Interventions Web Seminar Details
Healthy Nutrition for Older Patients Web Seminar Details
Trauma Informed Care for People Living with Dementia Web Seminar Details