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Venture Out to Venture Café

May 28, 2015

Venture Café is a weekly gathering of St. Louis innovators working in all kinds of fields. Anyone is welcome.

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Home Modifications to Prevent Falls

Falls are a serious health risk for older adults. The Participation, Environment, and Performance Laboratory works to lessen the risk and incidence of falls, allowing older adults to successfully “age in place” in their own homes.

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2015 Kopolow and Friedman Award Winners

April 28, 2015

On April 22, 2015, the Harvey A. Friedman Center for Aging at the Institute for Public Health at Washington University recognized three individuals for their service to older adults in St. Louis at the center’s annual lecture.

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Aging with HIV

March 19, 2015
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Profile of Nancy Morrow-Howell

March 16, 2015

Nancy Morrow-Howell, the director of the Harvey A. Friedman Center for Aging, was recently profiled in the Washington University Record, and discussed her work in aging research, the impact of the field, her background, and her current perspectives.

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Friedman Center Expands Award Criteria for 2015

January 26, 2015

The 2015 Harvey A. and Dorismae Hacker Friedman Award for Excellence in Service to Older Adults is newly offered to anyone within the St. Louis Metro region who has made outstanding contributions in service to older adults.

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Next Age International Collaboration Established

January 20, 2015

In 2014, Washington University announced it was partnering with the National University of Singapore to establish the Next Age Institute, an international collaboration to design, study, and test social innovations.

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I-70 Network Corridor on Aging

January 6, 2015

A network developing along the I-70 corridor in Missouri and Kansas will facilitate research and teaching teams on topics related to aging.