Scholar in Residence at Jewish Geriatric Services, Inc.

Cynthia Jacelon, associate professor in the College of Nursing will be on site at Jewish Geriatric Services, Inc., to provide advanced geriatric nursing consultation with respect to resident care; provide faculty expertise in the promotion of excellence; enhance scholarly productivity of JGS staff, including conducting and participating in research; facilitate undergraduate and graduate student research opportunities and experience in geriatric care at JGS; chair the JGS Research Council; coordinate the annual research conference at JGS; create opportunities for faculty and student research, research translation, and scholarly publication; and conduct a program of research involving older adults.

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Program Participation: 

Program identifies community participants.

Program Start (and End Dates): 

January 1, 2004

Partner(s): 

Jewish Geriatric Services, Inc.
Springfield, MA 01001
United States

Program Director: 

Cynthia Jacelon

Program Director's Email Address: 

Program Contact: 

Cynthia Jacelon

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

College of Nursing

Student Involvement: 

No

This Project Receives External Funding: 

Yes

Assessment Mechanism: 

No