From the National Resource Center on Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Aging:

October 30, 2004: Biweekly Highlights
This notice provides announcements and links to new nutrition and aging information.



 

Of Special Interest
 

HHS Weekly Report available online. Topics include osteoporosis and low bone mass, flu shot price gouging & others.

Senior Grants Program. Program provides funding to implement health promotion and disease prevention programs for older adults at state and local levels. Applications due by November 23, 2004. The Chronic Disease Directors with support from the CDC and AoA and National Association of State Units on Aging (NASUA).

Agency for Healthcare Research & Quality along with CDC, AoA, NIA, & CMS; conducting a workshop for stat & local policymakers December 6-7, 2004 at the Allegro Hotel, Chicago, IL on promting disease prevention approaches in community programs for the elderly. For info call (207) 874-6506.

4th Annual Family Life Electronic Seminar! Grandparents raising grandchildren: New opportunities for new relationships. Attend EITHER January 24-28, 2005 OR February 21-25, 2005.
 
 

Resources and Web links

Research and Reports

National Policy and Resource Center on Nutrition and Aging Highlights notices archive is at:
http://www.fiu.edu/~nutreldr/Highlights/Highlights_Archives.htm

National Policy and Resource Center on Nutrition and Aging website is at: www.fiu.edu/~nutreldr

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