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  • NIHSeniorHealth.gov marks 10 years as health resource for older adults
    May 14, 2014

    Website was early model for senior-friendly design NIHSeniorHealth, a senior-friendly website from the National Institute on Aging and the National Library of Medicine, offers health and wellness information for older...

  • Inside NIA: A Blog for Researchers—Three popular posts of 2014
    May 13, 2014

    Did you miss these? Now is your chance to catch up on the most popular posts from the NIA blog for researchers. The easiest way to get the blog regularly is to subscribe. We invite you to join the conversation! NIA budget update February 12...

  • NIA Supports Research on Pain in Older People
    May 13, 2014

    Pain in Older Adults According to a new report from the National Health and Aging Trends Study, more than half of older adults reported experiencing bothersome pain, with back, knee, and shoulder as the most prevalent...

  • NIA welcomes Studenski as chief of the Longitudinal Studies Section
    May 13, 2014

    Dr. Stephanie Studenski joins NIA as BLSA director and chief of the Longitudinal Studies Section in the Translational Gerontology Branch of NIA’s Intramural Research Program. On January 24, 2014, NIA...

  • Leadership changes in NIA’s Division of Neuroscience
    May 13, 2014

    Phelps, Ryan appointed to new roles NIA’s Division of Neuroscience recently announced the appointment of two long-serving staff members to new leadership positions. Dr. Creighton (Tony) Phelps recently appointed...

  • Women of Color Research Network receives health information award
    May 13, 2014

    The Women of Color Research Network (WoCRn), an online community to help women succeed in research, with a special focus on enhancing diversity in biomedical science, has received the Health Improvement Institute’s Aesculapius Award of...

  • Disparities research network connects members with LinkedIn
    May 13, 2014

    Members can now join NIA’s Health Disparities Research Persons Network (HDPRN) group on LinkedIn. NIA’s Health Disparities Research Persons Network (HDRPN) has a new home with LinkedIn, the popular...

  • Longevity gene may boost brain power
    May 9, 2014

    Scientists showed that people who have a variant of a longevity gene, called KLOTHO, have improved brain skills such as thinking, learning and memory regardless of their age, sex, or whether they have a genetic risk factor for Alzheimer's...

  • JOB OPPORTUNITY at the National Institute on Aging, Division of Behavioral and Social Research
    May 5, 2014

    The National Institute on Aging (NIA) is recruiting a dynamic and experienced psychological or behavioral scientist with academic training and expertise related to behavioral medicine, mechanisms of behavior change, and the design and conduct of...

  • USA.gov features NIA publications
    May 5, 2014

    A new NIA guest post on the USA.gov blog describes how to plan ahead before a medical emergency: "No one ever plans to be sick or disabled. But being prepared for all kinds of health situations can make all the difference in an emergency....

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