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July 21, 2017

CAAR – US National Institutes of Health Funding Opportunities – July 21, 2017

Filed under: Employment/Funding Opportunities — Tags: — admin @ 4:55 pm

A. “Central Neural Mechanisms of Age-Related Hearing Loss (R01),” (RFA-AG-18-017, National Institute on Aging, in conjunction with other agencies, deadline for application November 8, 2017).

grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-AG-18-017.html

B. “BRAIN Initiative: New Concepts and Early – Stage Research for Large – Scale Recording and Modulation in the Nervous System (R21),” (RFA-EY-17-002, National Institute on Aging, in conjunction with other agencies, deadline for application October 26, 2017).

grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-EY-17-002.html

C. “Administrative Supplements for the U.S.-Japan Brain Research Cooperative Program (BRCP) – U.S. Entity (Admin Supplement),” (PA-17-326, National Institute on Aging, in conjunction with other agencies, application deadline September 18, 2017; September 18, 2018; September 18, 2019).

grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PA-17-326.html

CAAR – Center for Retirement Research at Boston College Working Paper – July 21, 2017

Filed under: Working Papers — Tags: , — admin @ 4:54 pm

“The Relative Effects of Economic and Non-Economic Factors on Taxpayers’ Preferences Between Front-Loaded and Back-Loaded Retirement Savings Plans,” by Andrew D. Cuccia, Marcus M. Doxey, and Shane R. Stinson (WP 2017-7, July 2017, .pdf format, 46p.). Note: Links to the abstract and the full text of the paper available at:

crr.bc.edu/working-papers/the-relative-effects-of-economic-and-non-economic-factors-on-taxpayers-preferences-between-front-loaded-and-back-loaded-retirement-savings-plans/

CAAR – Center for Retirement Research at Boston College Issue Brief – July 21, 2017

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 4:52 pm

“Social Security’s Financial Outlook: The 2017 Update in Perspective,” by Alicia H. Munnell (IB No. 17-13, July 2017, .pdf format, 9p.).

crr.bc.edu/briefs/social-securitys-financial-outlook-the-2017-update-in-perspective/

CAAR – Kaiser Family Foundation Issue Brief – July 21, 2017

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 4:51 pm

The Facts on Medicare Spending and Financing,” by Juliette Cubanski and Tricia Neuman (July 2017, .pdf and HTML format, 8p.).

www.kff.org/medicare/issue-brief/the-facts-on-medicare-spending-and-financing/

CAAR – Center for State and Local Government Excellence Report – July 21, 2017

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 4:50 pm

“State and Local Pension Plans Funding Sputters in FY 2016,” by Jean-Pierre Aubry, Caroline V. Crawford, and Alicia H. Munnell (July 2017, .pdf format, 16p.).

slge.org/publications/state-and-local-pension-plans-funding-sputters-in-fy-2016

CAAR – New England Journal of Medicine Article Abstract – July 21, 2017

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: , — admin @ 4:49 pm

Implementation of Medical Homes in Federally Qualified Health Centers,” by Justin W. Timbie, Claude M. Setodji, Amii Kress, Tara A. Lavelle, Mark W. Friedberg, Peter J. Mendel, Emily K. Chen, Beverly A. Weidmer, Christine Buttorff, Rosalie Malsberger, Mallika Kommareddi, Afshin Rastegar, Aaron Kofner, Lisa Hiatt, Ammarah Mahmud, Katherine Giuriceo, and Katherine L. Kahn (Vol. 377, No. 3, July 20, 2017, p. 246-256).

www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMsa1616041#t=abstract

July 20, 2017

CAAR – US House Committee on Energy and Commerce, Subcommittee on Health Hearing Testimony – July 20, 2017

Filed under: Legislation Information Updates — Tags: — admin @ 5:07 pm

Examining Bipartisan Legislation to Improve the Medicare Program,” a hearing held July 20, 2017 (witness statements available in .pdf format, video of the full hearing available at the site, running time 3 hours 10 minutes). Note: The hearing begins at the 10:55 mark and ends at the 3:21:41 mark).

energycommerce.house.gov/hearings-and-votes/hearings/examining-bipartisan-legislation-improve-medicare-program

CAAR – US Government Accountability Office Report – July 20, 2017

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 5:06 pm

Older Workers: Phased Retirement Programs, Although Uncommon, Provide Flexibility for Workers and Employers,” (GAO-17-536, June 2017, .pdf format, 57p.).

www.gao.gov/products/GAO-17-536

CAAR – UK Department of Work and Pensions Report – July 20, 2017

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 5:05 pm

State Pension age review: final report,” (July 2017, .pdf format, 36p.).

www.gov.uk/government/publications/state-pension-age-review-final-report

CAAR – Tables of Contents – July 20, 2017

Filed under: Journal Table of Contents — Tags: , , — admin @ 5:03 pm

Journal of Aging and Physical Activity (Vol. 25, No. 3, July 2017).

journals.humankinetics.com/toc/japa/25/3

Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease (Vol. 59, No. 1, 2017).

content.iospress.com/journals/journal-of-alzheimers-disease/59/1

July 19, 2017

CAAR – US House Committee on Ways and Means, Oversight Subcommittee Hearing Testimony – July 19, 2017

Filed under: Legislation Information Updates — Tags: — admin @ 4:52 pm

Hearing on Efforts to Combat Waste, Fraud, and Abuse in the Medicare Program,” a hearing held July 19, 2017 (witness statements available in .pdf format, video of the full hearing available at the site, running time 1 hour 5 minutes). Note: Hearing begins at the 4:29 mark.

waysandmeans.house.gov/event/hearing-efforts-combat-waste-fraud-abuse-medicare-program/

CAAR – Journal of the American Medical Association Articles – July 19, 2017

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: , , , , , — admin @ 4:51 pm

Note: The link below is to the table of contents for the current issue of JAMA (Vol. 318, No. 3, July 18, 2017). Check with your organization’s information center for availability.

jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/issue/318/3

A. “Association of Changing Hospital Readmission Rates With Mortality Rates After Hospital Discharge,” by Kumar Dharmarajan, Yongfei Wang, Zhenqiu Lin, Sharon-Lise T. Normand, Joseph S. Ross, Leora I. Horwitz, Nihar R. Desai, Lisa G. Suter, Elizabeth E. Drye, Susannah M. Bernheim, and Harlan M. Krumholz (p. 270-278).

B. “Associations of Weight Gain From Early to Middle Adulthood With Major Health Outcomes Later in Life,” by Yan Zheng, JoAnn E. Manson, Changzheng Yuan, Matthew H. Liang, Francine Grodstein, Meir J. Stampfer, Walter C. Willett, and Frank B. Hu (p. 255-269).

jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/article-abstract/2643761

CAAR – AARP Public Policy Institute Report – July 19, 2017

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: , — admin @ 4:49 pm

Housing Policy Solutions to Support Aging with Options,” by Shannon Guzman, Janet Viveiros, and Emily Salomon (July 2017, .pdf format, 9p.).

www.aarp.org/ppi/info-2017/housing-policy-solutions-to-support-aging-with-options.html

CAAR – Tables of Contents – July 19, 2017

Filed under: Journal Table of Contents — Tags: , — admin @ 4:48 pm

American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry (Vol. 25, No. 8, August 2017).

www.ajgponline.org/issue/S1064-7481(16)X0022-X

Experimental Aging Research (Vol. 43, No. 4, 2017).

www.tandfonline.com/toc/uear20/43/4?nav=tocList

Gerontologist (Vol. 56, Supplement 2, August 2017).

academic.oup.com/gerontologist/issue/57/suppl_2

July 18, 2017

CAAR – Population Reference Bureau Periodical – July 18, 2017

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 5:05 pm

Today’s Research on Aging (Vol. 36, July 2017, .pdf format, 11p.). The title of this issue is “Dementia Trends: Implications for an Aging America.”

www.prb.org/Publications/Reports/2017/Todays-Research-Aging-Dementia-Trends.aspx

CAAR – Kaiser Family Foundation Report – July 18, 2017

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 5:04 pm

Nursing Facilities, Staffing, Residents and Facility Deficiencies, 2009 Through 2015,” by Charlene Harrington, Helen Carrillo, and Rachel Garfield (July 2017, .pdf and HTML format, 42p.).

www.kff.org/medicaid/report/nursing-facilities-staffing-residents-and-facility-deficiencies-2009-through-2015/

CAAR – Health and Retirement Study Data Release – July 18, 2017

Filed under: Data Files — Tags: , — admin @ 5:02 pm

HRS Tracker 2014 (Final, Version 1.0 (July 13, 2017).

hrs.isr.umich.edu/news/hrs-tracker-2014-final-version-10

CAAR – Public Library of Science (PLoS) Article – July 18, 2017

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: , — admin @ 5:02 pm

Effects of glucose, insulin, and insulin resistance on cerebral 18F-FDG distribution in cognitively normal older,” by Kenji Ishibashi, Airin Onishi, Yoshinori Fujiwara, Kiichi Ishiwata, and Kenji Ishii (PLoS ONE 12(7): e0181400. doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0181400, XML, HTML, and .pdf format, 12p.).

journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0181400

CAAR – US Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Website of Interest – July 18, 2017

Filed under: Websites of Interest — Tags: — admin @ 5:01 pm

Medicare Enrollment Dashboard,” (July 2017). “The CMS Office of Enterprise Data and Analytics has developed a new interactive Medicare Enrollment Dashboard, which provides current information on the number of Medicare beneficiaries with hospital/medical coverage and prescription drug coverage, available for several geographical areas including national, state/territory, and county.” To access the dashboard go to:

www.cms.gov/Research-Statistics-Data-and-Systems/Statistics-Trends-and-Reports/Dashboard/Medicare-Enrollment/Enrollment%20Dashboard.html

To download the data used for the dashboard go to (zipped Excel format):

www.cms.gov/Research-Statistics-Data-and-Systems/Statistics-Trends-and-Reports/CMSProgramStatistics/Downloads/Enrollment_Dashboard_Data_File.zip

July 17, 2017

CAAR – US Government Accountability Office Report – July 17, 2017

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 5:05 pm

Medicare: CMS Should Evaluate Providing Coverage for Disposable Medical Devices That Could Substitute for Durable Medical Equipment,” (GAO-17-600, July 2017, .pdf format, 39p.).

www.gao.gov/products/GAO-17-600

CAAR – Center for Disease Control Articles – July 17, 2017

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: , , — admin @ 5:04 pm

A. “Mortality from Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis and Parkinson’s Disease Among Different Occupation Groups — United States, 1985–2011,” by John D. Beard, Andrea L. Steege, Jun Ju, John Lu,Sara E. Luckhaupt, and Mary K. Schubauer-Berigan (Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report, Vol. 66, No. 27, July 14, 2017, .pdf and HTML format, p. 718-722).

www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/66/wr/mm6627a2.htm

B. “Pneumococcal Vaccination Among Medicare Beneficiaries Occurring After the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices Recommendation for Routine Use Of 13-Valent Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine and 23-Valent Pneumococcal Polysaccharide Vaccine for Adults Aged {gt}=65 Years,” by Carla L. Black, Walter W. Williams, Rob Warnock Tamara Pilishvili, David Kim, and Jeffrey A. Kelman (Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report, Vol. 66, No. 27, July 14, 2017, .pdf and HTML format, p. 728-733).

www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/66/wr/mm6627a4.htm

CAAR – National Bureau of Economic Research Working Paper – July 17, 2017

Filed under: Working Papers — Tags: — admin @ 5:02 pm

Links to an abstract are available. For full text availability check your organization’s library. “The Methuselah Effect: The Pernicious Impact of Unreported Deaths on Old Age Mortality Estimates,” by Dan A. Black, Yu-Chieh Hsu, Seth G. Sanders, Lynne Steuerle Schofield, and Lowell J. Taylor (w23574, July 2017, .pdf format, 45p.).

www.nber.org/papers/w23574

CAAR – National Academy of Social Insurance Brief – July 17, 2017

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 5:01 pm

Social Security Finances: Findings of the 2017 Trustees Report,” by Elliot Schreur and Benjamin Veghte (Social Security Brief No. 50, July 2017, .pdf format, 12p.).

www.nasi.org/research/2017/social-security-finances-findings-2017-trustees-report

CAAR – Standing Senate Committee on National Finance [Canada] Report – July 17, 2017

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 5:00 pm

Getting Ready: For a new generation of active seniors,” (June 2017, .pdf format, 21p.).

sencanada.ca/en/committees/report/42679

CAAR – Family Caregiver Alliance Funding Periodical – July 17, 2017

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 4:58 pm

Caregiving PolicyDigest (Vol. 17, No. 6, July 13, 2017).

myemail.constantcontact.com/Caregiving-Policy-Digest—Vol–17–No–6.html

July 14, 2017

CAAR – US Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Report – July 14, 2017

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 4:49 pm

2017 Annual Report of the Boards of Trustees of the Federal Hospital Insurance and Federal Supplementary Medical Insurance Trust Funds,” (July 2017, .pdf format, 257p.).

www.cms.gov/Research-Statistics-Data-and-Systems/Statistics-Trends-and-Reports/ReportsTrustFunds/index.html

CAAR – US Social Security Administration, Research, Statistics, & Policy Analysis Report – July 14, 2017

Earnings and Employment Data for Workers Covered Under Social Security and Medicare, by State and County, 2014,” (Publication No. 13-11784, July 2017, .pdf and Excel format, 455p.).

www.ssa.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/eedata_sc/2014/index.html

CAAR – US House Committee on Ways and Means, Subcommittee on Social Security Hearing Testimony – July 14, 2017

Filed under: Legislation Information Updates — Tags: — admin @ 4:47 pm

Social Security’s Solvency Challenge: Status of the Social Security Trust Funds,” a hearing held July 14, 2017, (witness statements available in .pdf format, video of the full hearing available at the site, running time 46 minutes 17 seconds).

waysandmeans.house.gov/event/hearing-social-securitys-solvency-challenge-status-social-security-trust-funds/

CAAR – Statistics Canada/Statistique Canada Article

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: , — admin @ 4:46 pm

Mortality: Overview, 2012 and 2013,” by Andre Lebel and Stacey Hallman (Report on the Demographic Situation in Canada, July 2017, .pdf and HTML format, 15p.).

www.statcan.gc.ca/pub/91-209-x/2017001/article/14793-eng.htm

CAAR – Lancet Article Abstract – July 14, 2017

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 4:45 pm

Intraoperative ketamine for prevention of postoperative delirium or pain after major surgery in older adults: an international, multicentre, double-blind, randomised clinical trial,” by Michael S. Avidan, Hannah R. Maybrier, Arbi Ben Abdallah, Eric Jacobsohn, Phillip E. Vlisides, Kane O. Pryor, Robert A. Veselis, Hilary P. Grocott, Daniel A. Emmert, Emma M. Rogers, Robert J. Downey, Heidi Yulico, Gyu-Jeong Noh, Yonghun H. Lee, Christine M. Waszynski, Virendra K. Arya, Paul S. Pagel, Judith A. Hudetz, Maxwell R. Muench, Bradley A. Fritz, Witold Waberski, Sharon K. Inouye, and George A. Mashour on behalf of the PODCAST Research Group (Vol. 390, No. 10091, July 14, 2017, p. 267-275).

www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736(17)31467-8/abstract

CAAR – International Longevity Centre [UK] Report – July 14, 2017

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 4:44 pm

The Value of Financial Advice,” by Cesira Urzi Brancati, Ben Franklin and Brian Beach (July 2017, .pdf format, 44p.).

www.ilcuk.org.uk/index.php/publications/publication_details/the_value_of_financial_advice

July 13, 2017

CAAR – US Social Security Administration Report – July 13, 2017

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 5:21 pm

The 2017 Annual Report of the Board of Trustees of the Federal Old-Age and Survivors Insurance and Federal Disability Insurance Trust Funds,” (July 2017, .pdf format, 261p.).

www.ssa.gov/OACT/TR/2017/

CAAR – US Department of Health and Human Services Brief – July 13, 2017

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: , — admin @ 5:20 pm

Opioids in Medicare Part D: Concerns about Extreme Use and Questionable Prescribing,” (OEI-02-17-00250, July 2017, .pdf format, 16p.).

oig.hhs.gov/oei/reports/oei-02-17-00250.asp

CAAR – Central Statistics Office/An Phriomh-Oifig Staidrimh [Ireland] Statistical Release – July 13, 2017

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: , — admin @ 5:19 pm

Census of Population 2016 – Profile 3 An Age Profile of Ireland,” (July 2017, HTML format).

www.cso.ie/en/releasesandpublications/ep/p-cp3oy/cp3/

CAAR – Lancet Neurology Article Abstract – July 13, 2017

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 5:18 pm

Prediction of cognition in Parkinson’s disease with a clinical–genetic score: a longitudinal analysis of nine cohorts,” by Ganqiang Liu, Joseph J. Locascio, Jean-Christophe Corvol, Brendon Boot, Zhixiang Liao, Kara Page, Daly Franco, Kyle Burke, Iris E. Jansen, Ana Trisini-Lipsanopoulos, Sophie Winder-Rhodes, Caroline M. Tanner, Anthony E. Lang, Shirley Eberly, Alexis Elbaz, Alexis Brice, Graziella Mangone, Bernard Ravina, Ira Shoulson, Florence Cormier-Dequaire, Peter Heutink, Jacobus J. van Hilten, Roger A. Barker, Caroline H. Williams-Gray, Johan Marinus, and Clemens R. Scherzer (Vol. 16, No. 8, August 2017, p. 620-629).

www.thelancet.com/journals/laneur/article/PIIS1474-4422(17)30122-9/abstract

CAAR – AARP Public Policy Institute Report – July 13, 2017

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: , , — admin @ 5:17 pm

Major Threat: How the Better Care Reconciliation Act Jeopardizes Medicaid Home- and Community-Based Services,” by Susan Reinhard, Jean Accius, Brendan Flinn, and Ari Houser (July 2017, .pdf format, 6p.).

www.aarp.org/ppi/info-2017/how-the-better-care-reconciliation-act-jeopardizes-medicaid-home-and-community-based-services.html

CAAR – American Bar Association Periodical – July 13, 2017

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 5:16 pm

Bifocal (Vol. 38, No. 5, June 2017, .pdf and HTML format, 19p.).

www.americanbar.org/publications/bifocal/vol_38/issue-5–june-2017-.html

CAAR – Tables of Contents – July 13, 2017

Filed under: Journal Table of Contents — Tags: , , , — admin @ 5:15 pm

American Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease & Other Dementias (Vol. 32, No. 5, August 2017).

journals.sagepub.com/toc/ajae/32/5

Gerontologist (Vol. 57, No. 4, August 2017).

academic.oup.com/gerontologist/issue/57/4

Journal of the American Geriatrics Society (Vol. 65, No. 7, July 2017).

onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/jgs.2017.65.issue-7/issuetoc

Journals of Gerontology (A): Biological Sciences (Vol. 72A, No. 8, August 2017).

academic.oup.com/biomedgerontology/issue/72/8

Journal of Women and Aging (Vol. 29, No. 4, 2017).

www.tandfonline.com/toc/wjwa20/29/4?nav=tocList&

Research on Aging (Vol. 39, No. 7, August 2017).

journals.sagepub.com/toc/roaa/39/7

July 12, 2017

CAAR – US Senate Special Committee on Aging Hearing Testimony – July 12, 2017

Filed under: Legislation Information Updates — Tags: — admin @ 4:51 pm

Nourishing our Golden Years: How Proper and Adequate Nutrition Promotes Healthy Aging and Positive Outcomes,” a hearing held July 12, 2017 (witness statements available in .pdf format, video of the full hearing available at the site, running time 1 hour 33 minutes). Note: Hearing begins at the 14:10 mark.

www.aging.senate.gov/hearings/nourishing-our-golden-years-how-proper-and-adequate-nutrition-promotes-healthy-aging-and-positive-outcomes

CAAR – Family Caregiver Alliance Funding Opportunity – July 12, 2017

Filed under: Employment/Funding Opportunities — Tags: — admin @ 4:50 pm

2017 Rosalinde Gilbert Innovations in Alzheimer’s Disease Caregiving Legacy Awards,” (deadline for applications is September 11, 2017).

www.caregiver.org/gilbert-awards

CAAR – Nature Article Abstract – July 12, 2017

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: , — admin @ 4:49 pm

Cryo-EM structures of tau filaments from Alzheimer’s disease,” by Anthony W. P. Fitzpatrick, Benjamin Falcon, Shaoda He, Holly J. Garringer, R. Anthony Crowther, Bernardino Ghetti, Michel Goedert & Sjors H. W. Scheres (Vol. 547, No. 7662, July 12, 2017, p. 185-190).

www.nature.com/nature/journal/v547/n7662/abs/nature23002.html

CAAR – Journal of the American Medical Association Article – July 12, 2017

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: , — admin @ 4:48 pm

Note: The link below is to the table of contents for the current issue of JAMA (Vol. 318, No. 2, July 11, 2017). Check with your organization’s information center for availability.

jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/issue/318/2

Association Between Alendronate Use and Hip Fracture Risk in Older Patients Using Oral Prednisolone,” by Kristian F. Axelsson, Anna G. Nilsson, Hans Wedel, Dan Lundh, and Mattias Lorentzon (p. 146-155).

CAAR – AARP Public Policy Institute Report – July 12, 2017

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 4:44 pm

Expanding Implementation of Universal Design and Visitability Features in the Housing Stock,” by Shannon Guzman (July 2017, .pdf format, 6p.).

www.aarp.org/ppi/info-2017/expanding-implementation-of-universal-design-and-visitability-features-in-the-housing-stock.html

CAAR – National Center for Policy Analysis Issue Brief – July 12, 2017

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 4:43 pm

How Do Seniors in the Northeast Spend Their Money?” by Pamela Villarreal (Brief No. 210, June 2017, .pdf format, 4p.).

www.ncpa.org/pub/how-do-seniors-in-the-northeast-spend-their-money

CAAR – Public Library of Science (PLoS) Article – July 12, 2017

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 4:42 pm

Age dependent differences in the kinetics of {gamma-delta} T cells after influenza vaccination,” by Ulrik Stervbo, Dominika Pohlmann, Udo Baron, Cecilia Bozzetti, Karsten Jurchott, Julia Nora Malzer, Mikalai Nienen, Sven Olek, Toralf Roch, Axel Ronald Schulz, Sarah Warth, Avidan Neumann, Andreas Thiel, Andreas Grutzkau, and Nina Babel (PLoS ONE 12(7): e0181161. doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0181161, .pdf, HTML, and XML format, 14p.).

journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0181161

July 11, 2017

CAAR – US National Institutes of Health Funding Opportunities – July 11, 2017

Filed under: Employment/Funding Opportunities — Tags: — admin @ 5:13 pm

Ethical, Legal, and Social Implications (ELSI) of Genomics Research Project Grant Program (R01),” (PA-17-325, a reissue of PA-14-276, National Institute on Aging, in conjunction with other agencies, application deadlines Feb. 5, June 5, and Oct. 5). Note: There are two companion funding agreements (see links to the announcements under “Companion Funding Opportunity”) related to this announcement: “Ethical, Legal, and Social Implications (ELSI) of Genomics Exploratory/Developmental Research Grant Program,” (PA-17-323); and, “Ethical, Legal, and Social Implications (ELSI) of Genomics Small Research Grant Program (R03),” (PA-17-324).

grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PA-17-325.html

CAAR – Center for Retirement Research at Boston College Issue Brief – July 11, 2017

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 5:12 pm

A First Look at Alternative Investments and Public Pensions,” by Jean-Pierre Aubry, Anqi Chen, and Alicia H. Munnell (SLP No. 55, July 2017, .pdf format, 18p.).

crr.bc.edu/briefs/a-first-look-at-alternative-investments-and-public-pensions/

CAAR – Proceedings of the National Academies of Sciences Article Abstracts – July 11, 2017

A. “Poor caregiver mental health predicts mortality of patients with neurodegenerative disease,” by Sandy J. Lwi, Brett Q. Ford, James J. Casey, Bruce L. Miller, and Robert W. Levenson (Vol. 118, No. 28, July 11, 2017, p. 7319-7324).

www.pnas.org/content/114/28/7319.abstract

B. “Protein homeostasis of a metastable subproteome associated with Alzheimer’s disease,” by Rishika Kundra, Prajwal Ciryam, Richard I. Morimoto, Christopher M. Dobson, and Michele Vendruscolo (Vol. 118, No. 28, July 11, 2017, p. E5703-E5711).

www.pnas.org/content/114/28/E5703.abstract

CAAR – Kaiser Family Foundation Issue Brief – July 11, 2017

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: , , — admin @ 5:04 pm

What Are the Implications for Medicare of the American Health Care Act and the Better Care Reconciliation Act?” by Juliette Cubanski and Tricia Neuman (July 2017, .pdf format, 2p.).

www.kff.org/medicare/issue-brief/what-are-the-implications-for-medicare-of-the-american-health-care-act-and-the-better-care-reconciliation-act/

CAAR – Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) [University of Bonn, Germany] Working Paper – July 11, 2017

Filed under: Working Papers — Tags: — admin @ 5:03 pm

Caregivers in the Family: Daughters, Sons and Social Norms,” by Francesca Barigozzi, Helmuth Cremer, and Kerstin Roeder (Discussion Paper No. 10862, June 2017, .pdf format, 30p.). Note: Links to the abstract and the full text of the paper available at:

legacy.iza.org/en/webcontent/publications/papers/viewAbstract?dp_id=10862

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