Category: Aging and Gerontology

CADER Launches Two-Year Clergy Training Program Responding to Older Adult Mental Health Needs

On March 21, the Center for Aging and Disability Education and Research (CADER) officially launched a two-year grant-funded program aimed at building the capacity of clergy to address the behavioral health needs of older adults by developing a training program for diverse faith-based leaders throughout Massachusetts. This program, funded by the MA Department of Public […]

Center for Aging & Disability Education and Research to Participate in PCORI Grant; Partnership with Massachusetts General Hospital

BUSSW’s Center for Aging & Disability Education and Research (CADER) will work in partnership with Massachusetts General Hospital on a three-year, $1.9 million PCORI grant.  The grant focuses on “Acute Community Care to Avoid Unnecessary Emergency Department Visits,” and examines a new Massachusetts acute community care program–a collaboration between the EasCare ambulance service provider and […]

Fall Faculty Updates: Bronwyn Keefe, Research Assistant Professor & Associate Director of CADER

Professor Bronwyn Keefe recently received a $250,000 grant from the Commonwealth Corporation to support health care providers’ understanding of Massachusetts’ health care law Chapter 224. This project will provide workforce development training to address the operational change Commonwealth Care Alliance (CCA) is undertaking in an effort to strengthen the capacity to provide team based, person-centered […]