CDHA CAAR

October 28, 2016

CAAR – US National Institutes of Health Funding Opportunities – October 28, 2016

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A. “Comparative Biology of Neurodegeneration (R21),” (PAR-17-039, National Institute on Aging, deadlines for applications Feb. 16, June 16, and Oct. 16).

grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-17-039.html

B. “Exosomes: From Biogenesis and Secretion to the Early Pathogenesis of Alzheimer’s Disease (R01),” (RFA-AG-17-051, National Institute on Aging, deadlines for applications Feb. 5, June 5, and Oct. 5).

C. “Understanding the Effects of ApoE2 on the Interaction between Aging and Alzheimer’s Disease (R01),” (RFA-AG-17-056, National Institute on Aging, deadline for applications February 10, 2017).

grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-AG-17-056.html

D. “Multimorbidity in Alzheimer’s Disease Impacts Choice of Ancillary Treatments (R21/R33),” (RFA-AG-17-059, National Institute on Aging, deadline for applications January 12, 2017). Note: There is a another funding opportunity listed under “Companion Funding Opportunity” with this announcement: “Multimorbidity in Alzheimer’s Disease Impacts Choice of Ancillary Treatments (R33),” (RFA-AG-17-060).

grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-AG-17-059.html

October 27, 2016

CAAR – US National Institutes of Health Funding Opportunities – October 27, 2016

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A. “Role of Age-Associated Metabolic Changes in Alzheimer’s Disease (AD) (R01),” (PAR-17-031, National Institute on Aging, deadlines for applications Feb. 5, June 5, and Oct. 5).

grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-17-031.html

B. “Translational Bioinformatics Approaches to Advance Drug Repositioning and Combination Therapy Development for Alzheimer’s Disease (R01),” (PAR-17-032, National Institute on Aging, deadlines for applications Feb. 5, June 5, and Oct. 5).

grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-17-032.html

C. “Integrative Research to Understand the Impact of Sex Differences on the Molecular Determinants of AD Risk and Responsiveness to Treatment (R01),” (PAR-17-033, National Institute on Aging, deadlines for applications Feb. 5, June 5, and Oct. 5).

grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-17-033.html

D. “Clarifying the Relationship between Delirium and Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Dementias (R01),” (PAR-17-038, National Institute on Aging, deadlines for applications Feb. 5, June 5, and Oct. 5). Note: There is a another funding opportunity listed under “Companion Funding Opportunity” with this announcement: “Clarifying the Relationship between Delirium and Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Dementias (R21/R33),” (PAR-17-037).

grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-17-038.html

CAAR – Irish Longitudinal Study on Ageing/Staidear Fadaimseartha na hEireann um Dhul in Aois [TILDA] (Trinity College, Ireland] Report – October 27, 2016

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Changes in Public Healthcare Entitlement and Healthcare Utilisation among the Older Population in Ireland,” by Anne Nolan, Yuanyuan Ma, and Patrick Moore (October 2016, .pdf format, 19p.).

tilda.tcd.ie/assets/pdf/Changes%20in%20public%20healthcare%20entitlement.pdf

CAAR – Federal Statistical Office of Germany Report – October 27, 2016

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Older People in Germany and the EU,” (October 2016, .pdf format, 99p.).

www.destatis.de/EN/Publications/Specialized/Population/BrochureOlderPeopleEU0010021169004.pdf?__blob=publicationFile

CAAR – Australian Bureau of Statistics Data Tables – October 27, 2016

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Life Tables, States, Territories and Australia, 2013-2015,” (October 2016, Excel format).

www.abs.gov.au/AUSSTATS/abs@.nsf/Lookup/3302.0.55.001Main+Features12013-2015?OpenDocument

CAAR – Center for Economic Studies/Ifo Institute for Economic Research (CESifo) [Munich, Bavaria, Germany] Working Paper – October 27, 2016

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Using Fees to Reduce Bed-Blocking: A Game between Hospitals and Care Providers,” by Snorre Kverndokk and Hans Olav Melberg (CESifo Working Paper No. 6146, October 2016, .pdf format, p.). Note: Links to the abstract and the full text of the paper available at:

www.cesifo-group.de/ifoHome/publications/working-papers/CESifoWP/CESifoWPdetails?wp_id=19255838

CAAR – Michigan Retirement Research Center Newsletter – October 27, 2016

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MRRC Newsletter (Vol. 16, No. 3, October 2016, .pdf format, 8p.).

www.mrrc.isr.umich.edu/publications/newsletters/pdf/1031.pdf

CAAR – Table of Contents – October 27, 2016

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Annual Review of Gerontology and Geriatrics (Vol. 37, No. 1, 2017).

www.ingentaconnect.com/content/springer/argg/2017/00000037/00000001

October 26, 2016

CAAR – Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences Article Abstracts – October 26, 2016

A. “Functional connectivity with the retrosplenial cortex predicts cognitive aging in rats,” by Jessica A. Ash, Hanbing Lu, Lisa R. Taxier, Jeffrey M. Long, Yihong Yang, Elliot A. Stein, and Peter R. Rapp (Vol. 113, No. 43, October 26, 2016, p. 12286-12291).

www.pnas.org/content/113/43/12286.abstract

B. “PPAR{gamma}-coactivator-1{alpha} gene transfer reduces neuronal loss and amyloid-{beta| generation by reducing {beta}-secretase in an Alzheimer’s disease model,” by Loukia Katsouri, Yau M. Lim, Katrin Blondrath, Ioanna Eleftheriadou, Laura Lombardero, Amy M. Birch, Nazanin Mirzaei, Elaine E. Irvine, Nicholas D. Mazarakis, and Magdalena Sastre (Vol. 113, No. 43, October 26, 2016, p. 12292–12297).

www.pnas.org/content/113/43/12292.abstract.html?etoc

CAAR – Australian Parliamentary Library Brief – October 26, 2016

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Aged Care: a quick guide,” by Alex Grove (October 2016, .pdf format, 5p.).

www.aph.gov.au/About_Parliament/Parliamentary_Departments/Parliamentary_Library/pubs/rp/rp1617/Quick_Guides/Aged_Care_a_quick_guide

CAAR – Center on Budget on Policy and Policy Priorities Brief – October 26, 2016

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

Social Security Keeps 22 Million Americans Out of Poverty: A State-By-State Analysis,” by Kathleen Romig and Arloc Sherman (October 2016, .pdf format, 9p.).

www.cbpp.org/research/social-security/social-security-keeps-22-million-americans-out-of-poverty-a-state-by-state

October 24, 2016

CAAR – National Bureau of Economic Research Working Paper – October 24, 2016

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Links to an abstract are available. For full text availability check your organization’s library.

A. “Inattention and Switching Costs as Sources of Inertia in Medicare Part D,” by Florian Heiss, Daniel McFadden, Joachim Winter, Amelie Wuppermann, and Bo Zhou (w22765, October 2016, .pdf format, 68p.).

www.nber.org/papers/w22765

B. “Local Government and Old-Age Support in the New Deal,” by Daniel K. Fetter (w22760, October 2016, .pdf format, 34p.).

www.nber.org/papers/w22760

CAAR – Table of Contents – October 24, 2016

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Public Policy & Aging Report (Vol. 26, No. 4, 2016).

ppar.oxfordjournals.org/content/26/4.toc

October 21, 2016

CAAR – Public Library of Science (PLoS) Article – October 21, 2016

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Effects of Neurotrophic Support and Amyloid-Targeted Combined Therapy on Adult Hippocampal Neurogenesis in a Transgenic Model of Alzheimer’s Disease,” by Christopher D. Morrone, Lynsie A. M. Thomason, Mary E. Brown, Isabelle Aubert, and JoAnne McLaurin (PLoS ONE 11(10): e0165393. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0165393, XML, HTML, and .pdf format, 21p.).

journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0165393

CAAR – US National Institutes of Health Funding Opportunities – October 21, 2016

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A. “Common Mechanisms and Interactions Among Neurodegenerative Diseases (R01),” (PAS-17-028, National Institute on Aging, application deadlines Feb. 5, June 5, and Oct. 5).

grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAS-17-028.html

B. “Improving Quality of Care and Quality of Life for Persons with Alzheimers Disease and Related Dementias at the End of Life (R01),” (PAS-17-027, National Institute on Aging, in conjunction with other agencies, application deadlines Feb. 5, June 5, and Oct. 5). Note: There is a another funding opportunity listed under “Companion Funding Opportunity” with this announcement: “Improving Quality of Care and Quality of Life for Persons with Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Dementias at the End of Life (R03),” (PAS-17-026).

grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAS-17-027.html

C. “Dynamic Interactions between Systemic or Non-Neuronal Systems and the Brain in Aging and in Alzheimers Disease (R01),” (PAR-17-029, National Institute on Aging, application deadlines Feb. 5, June 5, and Oct. 5).

grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-17-029.html

D. “Aging Research Dissertation Awards to Increase Diversity (R36),” (PAR-17-025, National Institute on Aging, a reissue of PAR-13-152, application deadlines Feb. 16, June 16, and Oct. 16).

grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-17-025.html

E. “Revision Requests for Active Alzheimer’s Disease Core Centers (P30),” (PAR-17-019, National Institute on Aging, a reissue of PAR-13-342, application deadlines Jan. 25, May 25, and Sept. 25).

grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-17-019.html

F. “Revision Requests for Active Alzheimer’s Disease Research Centers (P50),” (PAR-17-020, National Institute on Aging, a reissue of PAR-13-353, application deadlines Jan. 25, May 25, and Sept. 25).

grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-17-020.html

G. “Limited Competition: Renewal of the Longevity Consortium (U19),” (PAR-17-024, National Institute on Aging, application deadlines Jan. 25, May 25, and Sept. 25).

grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-17-024.html

H. “BRAIN Initiative Cell Census Network (BICCN) Comprehensive Center on Mouse Brain Cell Atlas (U19),” (RFA-MH-17-225, National Institute on Aging, in conjunction with other agencies, application deadlines Jan. 25, May 25, and Sept. 25).

grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-MH-17-225.html

I. “BRAIN Initiative Cell Census Network (BICCN) – Specialized Center on Mouse Brain Cell Atlas (U01),” (RFA-MH-17-230, National Institute on Aging, in conjunction with other agencies, application deadlines Jan. 25, May 25, and Sept. 25).

grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-MH-17-230.html

J. “BRAIN Initiative Cell Census Network (BICCN) Brain Cell Data Center (U24),” (RFA-MH-17-215, National Institute on Aging, in conjunction with other agencies, application deadlines Jan. 25, May 25, and Sept. 25).

grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-MH-17-215.html

K. “BRAIN Initiative Cell Census Network (BICCN) – Specialized Center on Human and Non-Human Primate Brain Cell Atlases (U01),” (RFA-MH-17-210, National Institute on Aging, in conjunction with other agencies, application deadlines Jan. 25, May 25, and Sept. 25).

grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-MH-17-210.html

L. “BRAIN Initiative: Proof of Concept Development of Early Stage Next Generation Human Brain Imaging (R01),” (RFA-EB-17-001, National Institute on Aging, in conjunction with other agencies, application deadlines Feb. 5, June 5, and Oct. 5). Note: There is a another funding opportunity listed under “Companion Funding Opportunity” with this announcement: “BRAIN Initiative: Development of Next Generation Human Brain Imaging Tools and Technologies (U01),” (RFA-EB-17-002).

grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-EB-17-001.html

M. “Brain Lymphatic System in Aging and Alzheimer’s Disease (R01),” (RFA-AG-17-055, National Institute on Aging, application deadlines Feb. 9, 2017).

grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-AG-17-055.html

N. “Systems Biology Approaches to Alzheimers Disease Using Non-mammalian Laboratory Animals (R01),” (RFA-AG-17-057, National Institute on Aging, application deadline Jan. 18, 2017).

grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-AG-17-057.html

O. “Role of Peripheral Proteostasis on Brain Aging and on Alzheimers Disease (R01),” (RFA-AG-17-050, National Institute on Aging, application deadline Jan. 12, 2017).

grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-AG-17-050.html

P. “Human Cell Biology of Genetic Variants in Alzheimer’s Disease (R01),” (RFA-AG-17-053, National Institute on Aging, application deadline Feb. 10, 2017).

grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-AG-17-053.html

October 20, 2016

CAAR – US National Institutes of Health Funding Opportunities – October 20, 2016

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A. “Limited Competition: Renewal of the Longevity Consortium (U19),” (PAR-17-024, National Institute on Aging, deadline for applications Jan. 25, May 25, and Sept. 25).

grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-17-024.html

B. “Addressing Unmet Needs in Persons with Dementia to Decrease Behavioral Symptoms and Improve Quality of Life (R01),” (PA-17-014, National Institute of Nursing Research, application deadlines Feb. 5, June 5, and Oct. 5). Note: Note: There is a another funding opportunity listed under “Companion Funding Opportunity” with this announcement: “Addressing Unmet Needs in Persons with Dementia to Decrease Behavioral Symptoms and Improve Quality of Life (R21),” (PA-17-013).

grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PA-17-014.html

CAAR – New England Journal of Medicine Article Abstract – October 20, 2016

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Romosozumab Treatment in Postmenopausal Women with Osteoporosis,” by Felicia Cosman, Daria B. Crittenden,Jonathan D. Adachi, Neil Binkley, Edward Czerwinski, Serge Ferrari, Lorenz C. Hofbauer, Edith Lau, E. Michael Lewiecki, Akimitsu Miyauchi, Cristiano A.F. Zerbini, Cassandra E. Milmont, Li Chen, Judy Maddox, Paul D. Meisner, Cesar Libanati, and Andreas Grauer (Vol. 375, No. 16, October 20, 2016, p. 1532-1543).

www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMoa1607948#t=abstract

CAAR – Public Library of Science (PLoS) Article – October 20, 2016

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Association between Knee Osteoarthritis, Cardiovascular Risk Factors, and the Framingham Risk Score in South Koreans: A Cross-Sectional Study,” by Ho Sun Kim, Joon-Shik Shin, Jinho Lee, Yoon Jae Lee, Me-riong Kim, Young-Hyeon Bae, Ki Byung Park, Eun-Jung Lee, Joo-Hee Kim, and In-Hyuk Ha (PLoS ONE 11(10): e0165325. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0165325, XML, HTML, and .pdf format, 13p.).

journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0165325

CAAR – Center for Economic Studies/Ifo Institute for Economic Research (CESifo) [Munich, Bavaria, Germany] Working Paper – October 20, 2016

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Does the Expansion of Public Long-Term Care Funding Affect Savings Behaviour?” by Joan Costa-i-Font and Cristina Vilaplana (CESifo Working Paper No. 6135, October 2016, .pdf format, 34p.). Note: Links to the abstract and the full text of the paper available at:

www.cesifo-group.de/ifoHome/publications/working-papers/CESifoWP/CESifoWPdetails?wp_id=19255826

CAAR – American Bar Association Periodical – October 20, 2016

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Bifocal (Vol. 37, No. 6, August 2016, .pdf and HTML format, 20p.).

www.americanbar.org/publications/bifocal/vol_37/issue_6_august2016.html

CAAR – Tables of Contents – October 20, 2016

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Aging & Mental Health (Vol. 20, No. 12, 2016).

www.tandfonline.com/toc/camh20/20/12?nav=tocList

International Journal of Aging and Human Development (Vol. 84, No. 1, December 2016).

ahd.sagepub.com/content/84/1.toc

Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease (Vol. 54, No. 4, 2016).

content.iospress.com/journals/journal-of-alzheimers-disease/54/4

Journal of the American Geriatrics Society (Vol. 64, No. 10, October 2016).

onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/jgs.2016.64.issue-10/issuetoc

October 19, 2016

CAAR – US Department of Health and Human Services, Office of Inspector General Report – October 19, 2016

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Hundreds of Millions in Medicare Payments for Chiropractic Services Did Not Comply With Medicare Requirements,” (A-09-14-02033, October 2016, .pdf format, 21p.).

oig.hhs.gov/oas/reports/region9/91402033.asp

CAAR – Statistics Canada/Statistique Canada Periodical – October 19, 2016

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Health Reports (Vol. 27, No. 10, October 2016, .pdf and HTML format). The articles in this issue are: “Grip strength reference values for Canadians aged 6 to 79: Canadian Health Measures Survey, 2007 to 2013,” by Suzy L. Wong; “Reduced muscular strength among Canadians aged 60 to 79: Canadian Health Measures Survey, 2007 to 2013,” by Suzy L. Wong.

www.statcan.gc.ca/pub/82-003-x/82-003-x2016010-eng.htm

CAAR – Ageing and Society Conference Call for Papers – October 19, 2016

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Aging & Society: Seventh Interdisciplinary Conference,” (University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, California, November 3-4, 2017). Note: Deadline for proposals November 7, 2016.

agingandsociety.com/2017-conference

October 18, 2016

CAAR – Proceedings of the National Academy Sciences Article Abstracts – October 18, 2016

A. “Exploring the aggregation free energy landscape of the amyloid-{beta} protein (1–40),” by Weihua Zheng, Min-Yeh Tsai, Mingchen Chen, and Peter G. Wolynes (Vol. 113, No. 42, October 18, 2016, p. 11835–11840).

www.pnas.org/content/113/42/11835.abstract.html?etoc

B. “Lifespan adversity and later adulthood telomere length in the nationally representative US Health and Retirement Study,” by Eli Puterman, Alison Gemmill, Deborah Karasek, David Weir, Nancy E. Adler, Aric A. Prather, and Elissa S. Epel (Vol. 113, No. 42, October 18, 2016, p. E6335–E6342).

www.pnas.org/content/113/42/11835.abstract.html?etoc

C. “Stimulating S-adenosyl-l-methionine synthesis extends lifespan via activation of AMPK,” by Takafumi Ogawa, Ryohei Tsubakiyama, Muneyoshi Kanai, Tetsuya Koyama, Tsutomu Fujii, Haruyuki Iefuji, Tomoyoshi Soga, Kazunori Kume, Tokichi Miyakawa, Dai Hirata, and Masaki Mizunuma (Vol. 113, No. 42, October 18, 2016, p. 11913–11918).

www.pnas.org/content/113/42/11913.abstract.html?etoc

D. “Amyloid-{beta} effects on synapses and memory require AMPA receptor subunit GluA3,” by Niels R. Reinders, Yvonne Pao, Maria C. Renner, Carla M. da Silva-Matos, Tessa R. Lodder, Roberto Malinow, and Helmut W. Kessels (Vol. 113, No. 42, October 18, 2016, p. E6526–E6534).

www.pnas.org/content/113/42/E6526.abstract.html?etoc

E. “Bayesian model reveals latent atrophy factors with dissociable cognitive trajectories in Alzheimer’s disease,” by Xiuming Zhang, Elizabeth C. Mormino, Nanbo Sun, Reisa A. Sperling, Mert R. Sabuncu, B. T. Thomas Yeo, and the Alzheimer’s Disease Neuroimaging Initiative (Vol. 113, No. 42, October 18, 2016, p. E6535–E6544).

www.pnas.org/content/113/42/E6535.abstract.html?etoc

CAAR – UK House of Commons Library Briefing Report, Brief – October 18, 2016

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A. “Dementia: policy, services and statistics overview,” by Elizabeth Parkin and Carl Baker (SN07007, October 2016, .pdf format, 27p.).

researchbriefings.parliament.uk/ResearchBriefing/Summary/SN07007

B. “Creating age-friendly cities,” by Caroline Kenny and Joanna Hale (POST-PN-0539, October 2016, .pdf format, 6p.).

researchbriefings.parliament.uk/ResearchBriefing/Summary/POST-PN-0539

CAAR – Australian Bureau of Statistics Data Tables – October 18, 2016

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Disability, Ageing and Carers, Australia: Summary of Findings, 2015,” (October 2016, HTML, .pdf and Excel format).

www.abs.gov.au/AUSSTATS/abs@.nsf/Latestproducts/4430.0Main%20Features302015?opendocument&tabname=Summary&prodno=4430.0&issue=2015&num=&view=

October 17, 2016

CAAR – US Government Accountability Office Report – October 17, 2016

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Medicare: CMS’s Round 2 Durable Medical Equipment and National Mail-order Diabetes Testing Supplies Competitive Bidding Programs,” (GAO-16-570, September 2016, .pdf format, 56p.).

www.gao.gov/products/GAO-16-570

CAAR – National Bureau of Economic Research Working Paper – October 17, 2016

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Links to an abstract are available. For full text availability check your organization’s library.

A. “Changes in Marriage and Divorce as Drivers of Employment and Retirement of Older Women,” by Claudia Olivetti and Dana E. Rotz (w22738, October 2016, .pdf format, 48p.).

www.nber.org/papers/w22738

B. “Estimating the Heterogeneous Welfare Effects of Choice Architecture: An Application to the Medicare Prescription Drug Insurance Market,” by Jonathan D. Ketcham, Nicolai V. Kuminoff, and Christopher A. Powers (w22732, October 2016, .pdf format, 57p.).

www.nber.org/papers/w22732

CAAR – Rand Corporation Labor and Population Center Working Paper – October 17, 2016

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How Increasing Medical Access to Opioids Contributes to the Opioid Epidemic: Evidence from Medicare Part D,” by David Powell, Rosalie Liccardo Pacula, and Erin Audrey Taylor (WR-1169, September 2016, .pdf format, 52p.). Note: Links to the abstract and the full text of the paper available at:

www.rand.org/pubs/working_papers/WR1169.html

CAAR – Tables of Contents – October 17, 2016

Filed under: Journal Table of Contents — Tags: , , , , — admin @ 4:58 pm

Ageing and Society (Vol. 36, Nos. 9 and 10, September/October 2016).

No. 9:

www.cambridge.org/core/journals/ageing-and-society/issue/1F25040D7A87CFDE1FF054736966139C

No. 10:

www.cambridge.org/core/journals/ageing-and-society/issue/5D6795527D9C2DF23039368F86716B0E

Alzheimer’s and Dementia: The Journal of the Alzheimer’s Association (Vol. 12, No. 10, October 2016).

www.alzheimersanddementia.com/issue/S1552-5260(16)X0010-6

American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry (Vol. 24, No. 11, November 2016).

www.ajgponline.org/issue/S1064-7481(16)X0012-7

Experimental Aging Research (Vol. 42, No. 5, 2016).

www.tandfonline.com/toc/uear20/42/5

Journals of Gerontology (B): Psychological Sciences (Vol. 71B, No. 6, November 2016).

psychsocgerontology.oxfordjournals.org/content/71/6.toc

Journal of Gerontological Social Work (Vol. 59, No. 4, 2016).

www.tandfonline.com/toc/wger20/59/4

Journal of Women & Aging (Vol. 28, No. 6, 2016).

www.tandfonline.com/toc/wjwa20/28/6

October 14, 2016

CAAR – Lancet Article Abstract – October 14, 2016

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Dexmedetomidine for prevention of delirium in elderly patients after non-cardiac surgery: a randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial,” by Xian Su, Zhao-Ting Meng, Xin-Hai Wu, Fan Cui, Hong-Liang Li, Dong-Xin Wang, Xi Zhu, Sai-Nan Zhu, Mervyn Maze, and Daqing Ma (Vol. 388, No. 10054, October 15, 2016, p. 1893-1902).

www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736(16)30580-3/abstract

October 13, 2016

CAAR – Irish Longitudinal Study on Ageing/Staidear Fadaimseartha na hEireann um Dhul in Aois [TILDA] (Trinity College, Ireland] Report – October 13, 2016

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Housing conditions of Ireland’s older population: Implications for physical and mental health,” by Joanna Orr, Siobhan Scarlett, Orna Donoghue, and Christine McGarrigle (September 2016, .pdf format, 18p.).

tilda.tcd.ie/assets/pdf/2016_Roe%20et%20al_Frailty%20&%20Public%20Health%20Nursing.pdf

CAAR – UK Department of Work and Pensions Report – October 13, 2016

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 4:40 pm

Workplace pensions: update of analysis on automatic enrolment 2016,” (October 2016, .pdf and Excel format, 12p.).

www.gov.uk/government/statistics/workplace-pensions-update-of-analysis-on-automatic-enrolment

CAAR – UK Care Quality Commission Report – October 13, 2016

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The state of health care and adult social care in England 2015/16,” (October 2016, .pdf format, 146p.).

www.cqc.org.uk/content/state-of-care

CAAR – Center for Retirement Research at Boston College Funding Opportunities – October 13, 2016

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A. “Steven H. Sandell Grant Program,” (application deadline January 31, 2017).

crr.bc.edu/about-us/grant-programs/steven-h-sandell-grant-program-2/

B. “Dissertation Fellowship Program.” “The Center for Retirement Research at Boston College is accepting proposals for the Dissertation Fellowship Program in retirement research and policy. The program is funded by the U.S. Social Security Administration and provides funding opportunities for doctoral candidates to pursue cutting-edge research on retirement issues.” Application due date is Jan. 31, 2017. For more information see:

crr.bc.edu/about-us/grant-programs/dissertation-fellowship-program-2/

CAAR – Scripps Gerontology Center [Miami University] Lecture – October 13, 2016

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The 2016 P.K. Whelpton Memorial Lecture Examines Immigration and Longevity,” (November 1, 2016, Oxford, Ohio).

miamioh.edu/cas/academics/centers/scripps/news-events/2016/10/whelpton-lecture-2016.html

CAAR – Tables of Contents – October 13, 2016

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American Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease and Other Dementias (Vol. 31, No. 7, November 2016).

aja.sagepub.com/content/31/7.toc

Journal of Pensions Economics and Finance (Vol. 15, No. 4, October 2016).

www.cambridge.org/core/journals/journal-of-pension-economics-and-finance/issue/EE52E208D84A4B77E6B9DD5D4733A9EA

October 12, 2016

CAAR – Nature Letter Abstracts – October 12, 2016

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: , , , — admin @ 5:15 pm

A. “Evidence for a limit to human lifespan,” by Xiao Dong, Brandon Milholland & Jan Vijg (Vol. 538, No. 7624, October 13, 2016, p. 257-259).

www.nature.com/nature/journal/v538/n7624/abs/nature19793.html

B. “Tissue-specific mutation accumulation in human adult stem cells during life,” by Francis Blokzijl, Joep de Ligt, Myrthe Jager, Valentina Sasselli, Sophie Roerink, Nobuo Sasaki, Meritxell Huch, Sander Boymans, Ewart Kuijk, Pjotr Prins, Isaac J. Nijman, Inigo Martincorena, Michal Mokry, Caroline L. Wiegerinck, Sabine Middendorp, Toshiro Sato, Gerald Schwank, Edward E. S. Nieuwenhuis, Monique M. A. Verstegen, Luc J. W. van der Laan, Jeroen de Jonge, Jan N. M. IJzermans, Robert G. Vries, Marc van de Wetering, Michael R. Stratton, Hans Clevers, Edwin Cuppen & Ruben van Boxtel (Vol. 538, No. 7624, October 13, 2016, p. 260-264).

www.nature.com/nature/journal/v538/n7624/abs/nature19768.html

CAAR – Swiss Statistics Brief – October 12, 2016

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Cause of death statistics 2014: Assisted suicide and suicide in Switzerland,” (October 2016, .pdf format, 4p.).

www.bfs.admin.ch/bfs/portal/en/index/news/publikationen.html?publicationID=7166

October 11, 2016

CAAR – Journal of the American Medical Association Article – October 11, 2016

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Note: The link below is to the table of contents for the current issue of JAMA (Vol. 316, No. 14, October 11, 2016). Check with your organization’s information center for availability.

jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/issue/316/14

Close Contact Casting vs Surgery for Initial Treatment of Unstable Ankle Fractures in Older Adults: A Randomized Clinical Trial,” by Keith Willett, David J. Keene, Dipesh Mistry, Julian Nam, Elizabeth Tutton, Robert Handley, Lesley Morgan, Emma Roberts, Andrew Briggs, Ranjit Lall, Timothy J. S. Chesser, Ian Pallister, and Sarah E. Lamb, for the Ankle Injury Management (AIM) Trial Collaborators (p. 1455-1463).

CAAR – UK Office for National Statistics Statistical Bulletin – October 11, 2016

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Health expectancies at birth and at age 65 in the UK, based on 2011 Census health and disability prevalence data: 2010 to 2012,” (October 2016, .pdf and HTML format, 24p.).

www.ons.gov.uk/peoplepopulationandcommunity/healthandsocialcare/healthandlifeexpectancies/bulletins/healthexpectanciesatbirthandatage65intheukbasedon2011censushealthanddisabilityprevalencedata/2010to2012

CAAR – HelpAge International Report – October 11, 2016

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Ageing and the city: making urban spaces work for older people,” (October 2016, .pdf format, 27p.).

www.helpage.org/download/57fb5db5e475e

October 10, 2016

CAAR – US Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Data Release – October 10, 2016

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Medicare Provider Utilization and Payment Data: Hospice Providers,” (October 2016, Excel format).

www.cms.gov/Research-Statistics-Data-and-Systems/Statistics-Trends-and-Reports/Medicare-Provider-Charge-Data/Hospice.html

CAAR – National Bureau of Economic Research Working Paper – October 10, 2016

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Links to an abstract are available. For full text availability check your organization’s library.

A. “Putting the Pension Back in 401(k) Plans: Optimal versus Default Longevity Income Annuities,” by Vanya Horneff, Raimond Maurer, and Olivia S. Mitchell (w22717, October 2016, .pdf format, 36p.).

www.nber.org/papers/w22717

B. “Late-in-Life Risks and the Under-Insurance Puzzle,” by John Ameriks, Joseph Briggs, Andrew Caplin, Matthew D. Shapiro, and Christopher Tonetti (w22726, October 2016, .pdf format, 58p.).

www.nber.org/papers/w22726

CAAR – University of Pennsylvania, Wharton School, Pension Research Council Working Papers – October 10, 2016

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Note: Free registration is required to access any content.

A. “Removing the Legal Impediments to Offering Lifetime Annuities in Pension Plans,” by Jonathan Barry Forman (WP2016-6, August 2016, .pdf format, 54p.). Note: Links to the abstract and the full text of the paper available at:

www.pensionresearchcouncil.org/publications/document.php?file=1347

B. “Research Report from the INPARR Conference on Research Challenges for Global Pensions: Trends and Heterogeneity,” by Julie Agnew, Olivia S. Mitchell, John Piggott, James Nazroo, Monika Butler, Theo Nijman, Jessica Mosher, Phyllis Borzi, Agar Brugiavini, Satoshi Shimizutani, and David McCarthy (WP2016-08, August 2016, .pdf format, 15p.). Note: Links to the abstract and the full text of the paper available at:

www.pensionresearchcouncil.org/publications/document.php?file=1348

CAAR – Family Caregiver Alliance Funding Periodical – October 10, 2016

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Caregiving PolicyDigest (Vol. 16, Nos. 8 & 9, Sept. 8/Oct. 6, 2016).

No. 8:

myemail.constantcontact.com/Caregiving-Policy-Digest—Vol–16–No–8.html

No. 9:

myemail.constantcontact.com/Caregiving-Policy-Digest—Vol–16–No–9.html

CAAR – Table of Contents – October 10, 2016

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Journals of Gerontology (A): Biological Sciences (Vol. 71A, No. 11, November 2016).

biomedgerontology.oxfordjournals.org/content/vol71/issue11/index.dtl

October 7, 2016

CAAR – US National Institutes of Health Funding Opportunities – October 7, 2016

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A. “BD2K Support for Meetings of Data Science Related Organizations (U13),” (RFA-CA-16-020, National Institute on Aging, in conjunction with other agencies, deadlines for applications Dec. 15, 2016 and Nov. 31, 2018).

grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-CA-16-020.html

B. “BRAIN Initiative: Research Career Enhancement Award for Investigators to Build Skills in a Cross-Disciplinary Area (K18),” (RFA-DA-17-022, National Institute on Aging, in conjunction with other agencies, deadline for applications April 14, 2017).

grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-DA-17-022.html

CAAR – Public Library of Science (PLoS) Article – October 7, 2016

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Neighborhood Characteristics and Cardiovascular Risk among Older People in Japan: Findings from the JAGES Project,” by Yosuke Inoue, Andrew Stickley, Aki Yazawa, Kokoro Shirai, Airi Amemiya, Naoki Kondo, Katsunori Kondo, Toshiyuki Ojima, Masamichi Hanazato, Norimichi Suzuki, and Takeo Fujiwara (PLoS ONE 11(10): e0164525. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0164525, XML, HTML, and .pdf format, 16p.).

journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0164525

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