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  • CLTC Advisory Board Members Bruce Jennings, MA, and Carol Levine, MA, were featured participants in “Where Medicine, Market and Meaning Meet,” the 6th Interdisciplinary and Interfaith Conference about Palliative and End of Life Care, held by the Westchester/NYS Southern Region Collaborative for Palliative Care on April 3-4 2014. Ms. Levine was a keynote speaker at the conference, and Mr. Jennings was both a presenter and recipient of the Mary Ann Quaranta Award.

  • On Friday, June 20, 2014, The “Aging in Place” Conference, sponsored by Touro College Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center, New York, NY will feature keynote speakers Chuck Fuschillo, Chief Executive Officer, Alzheimers Foundation of America; and Carol Levine, MA, Director, Families and Health Care Project, United Hospital Fund, and Advisory Board Member, The Center for Long Term Care Research & Policy at New York Medical College.

  • Save the Date! October 15, 2014. Our 2014 Colloquium will be presented on the morning of October 15 through the Partners for Global Health and Justice initiative that we are implementing within our Center.  We are excited that our keynote speaker for this event will be Ernest Drucker, PhD.  Colloquium panelists will include Nora O'Brien-Suric, PhD, senior program officer, John A. Hartford Foundation; and Tina Maschi, PhD, associate professor, Fordham University Graduate School of Social Service, and recently appointed research scholar of our Center.  A representative from the United Nations will also serve on the panel.


In the News

American Journal of Public Health

The Irony of Prison Health Care Viola, D, Maschi, T, & Shi, Q. Letter to the editor, American Journal of Public Health, epub ahead of print, September 12, 2013. doi: 10/2105/AJPH.2013.301552.


Discovering the True Cost Of At-Home Caregiving, by Marilyn Geewax. Part of the Family Matters series. May 1, 2012.


Center for Long Term Care Research and Policy tackles tough issues of aging, Vol.17 No.9, (Nov. 2011), p.3

The Bioethics Forum of The Hastings Center

The 15 Percent: Misinformation about U.S. Poverty, by Michael Gusmano, October 28, 2011.

Solving Social Security’s fiscal dilemma, by Peter S. Arno and Deborah Viola, September 20, 2011.

MetLife Mature Market Institute Releases Financial Planning Tips for Working Caregivers, July 12, 2011.

Los Angeles Times

AARP ready to deal on Social Security benefit cuts -- what does research show?, by Amina Khan, June 17, 2011.

Wall Street Journal

Toll of Caring for Elderly Increases, by Kelly Greene, June 14, 2011, Business Section.


Caregiving Costs Americans $3 Trillion in Lost Wages, Pension and Social Security Benefits, June 14, 2011.


Public Health Faculty Examine Startling Effects of Social Security on Life Span, May 2011 (p.2)


The Social Security Sacrifice, by Peter Arno and Deborah Viola, April 12, 2011.

National Committee To Preserve Social Security and Medicine

Briefing: Social Security and Improved Health, NCPSSM, March 11, 2011

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

RWJF Investigators Link Social Security to Improved Health, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, March 9, 2011

The Behavioral Medicine Report

Study Links Social Security Improvements To Longer Life Span, The Behavioral Medicine Report, February 22, 2011

Science Daily

Study Links US Social Security Improvements to Longer Life Span, ScienceDaily, February 17, 2011

The New York Times

When Poor Families Spend Unwisely, The New York Times, May 24, 2010

National Committee to Preserve Social Security and Medicine