PCL People in the News

2015

  • 2013 Practice Change Leader Suzanne Landis creates $500,000 endowment to support geriatric care in her rural care system. Amy Berman from the John A. Hartford Foundation wrote a blog highlighting the ongoing dedication of Suzanne in her blog titled Dr. Suzanne Landis Demonstrates True Meaning of Leading Practice Change.

  • 2015 Practice Change Leader Lisa Walke was awarded the HRSA Geriatrics Workforce Enhancement Program award to improve care for older adults.

  • Senior Leader Robert Schreiber authored an article published in HealthAffairs titled How Community-Based Organizations Can Support Value-Driven Health Care.

  • MinnPost highlighted the work of 2013 Practice Change Leader Jennifer DeCubellis in the article A ‘whole-person’ approach helps people stay healthier longer

  • Commonwealth Care Alliance published an article titled Addressing Senior Depression Through Creativity and Group Interaction based on the Busy Hands, Healing Minds program lead by 2014 Practice Change Leader Rosa Palacious.

  • 2014

  • Business Wire published a press release from SCAN Health Plan on 2015 Practice Change Leader Sarah Bellefleur's acceptance into the Practice Change Leaders for Aging and Health.

  • The Hudson Hub Times published a press release from Summa Health on 2015 Practice Change Leader Kathy Blake's acceptance into the Practice Change Leaders for Aging and Health.

  • We are proud to announce that Danielle Butin, former Practice Change Fellows Advisory Board Member and Mentor was awarded 2014 Woman of Distinction by Democratic Conference Leader Andrea Stewart-Cousins click here to read more.

  • 2013

  • Our very own Nancy Wilson has been selected as the recipient of the 2013 Maxwell A. Pollack Award. This award is funded by the New York Community Trust through a generous gift from Maxwell A. Pollack Fund and is offered on behalf of The Gerontological Society of America (GSA).

    The Maxwell A. Pollack Award for Productive Aging recognizes instances of practice informed by research and analysis, research that directly improved policy or practice, and distinction in bridging the worlds of research and practice. Please join us in congratulating Nancy Wilson!

  • We would like to congratulate Susan Gilster for being named one of the
    "13 Women to Watch in 2013" by The Cincinnati Enquirer. The Cincinnati Enquirer chose Susan because of her pioneering work in Alzheimer's disease and dementia.

  • Please join us in congratulating our influential leader and champion Nancy Whitelaw for being named one of the distinguished "50 Over 50" Americans. Nancy's selection was recognized as one who provides national leadership in Changing Our Views on Aging.

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    Please join us in congratulating the 2018 cohort of Practice Change Leaders for Aging and Health. To learn more about our new Change Leaders, Click Here.


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