Scholar in Residence at Jewish Geriatric Services

The UMass Amherst College of Nursing provides onsite services for Jewish Geriatric Services (JGS), Inc. The current scholar-in-residence is Dr. Cynthia Jacelon, Associate Professor, who provides advanced geriatric nursing [resident care] consultation, faculty expertise, enhanced scholarly productivity of JGS staff, facilitated UMass student research opportunities and experience in geriatric care; leadership for several JGS councils and research conferences, and general liaison activities between JGS and UMass Amherst.

Program Type: 

Impact Area: 

Program Impact Region: 

Program Participation: 

Neither applies

Program Start (and End Dates): 

September 1, 2006 to December 12, 2014

Partner(s): 

Martin Baicker
Jewish Geriatric Services, Inc
770 Converse St.
Longmeadow, MA 01106
United States

Program Director: 

Cynthia Jacelon

Program Director's Email Address: 

Program Contact: 

Cynthia Jacelon

Contact Email: 

UNIT: Colleges, Schools, Departments, Centers, and Institutes: 

College of Nursing

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Student Involvement: 

No

This Project Receives External Funding: 

No

Assessment Mechanism: 

No