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  • Laura N. Gitlin, PhD, distinguished University professor and dean

    Newly Funded Research Incubator

    September 27, 2019

    The College of Nursing and Health Professions at Drexel University will receive $1.5M of the $54.3M grant given by the National Institute on Aging to Brown University and Harvard University to move the needle on dementia care.

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  • $4 Million National Institute on Aging Grant to Drexel Will Test Platform Aimed at Helping Caregivers Manage Dementia Symptoms

    September 26, 2019

    Laura N. Gitlin, Distinguished Professor and dean of Drexel University's College of Nursing and Health Professions, and Helen Kales, MD, chair of the University of California, Davis Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, were awarded a nearly $4 million grant from the National Institute on Aging to study the impact of an easy to use, online platform, called the WeCareAdvisor to help caregivers manage dementia symptoms.

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    Cell2Society Aging Research

    September 20, 2019

    Rose Ann DiMaria-Ghalili, PhD, RN, CNSC, FASPEN, FAAN, FGSA, an assistant dean for Interprofessional and Collaborative Research and professor of Nursing and Nutrition Sciences and principal investigator, and interdisciplinary collaborators have been awarded a $250,000 grant from Drexel University.

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