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Editorial Board

Rachel Pruchno, PhD, Editor-in-Chief
Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine
42 East Laurel Road, Suite 2300
Stratford, NJ 08084-1504
E-mail: pruchnra@rowan.edu

Megan McCutcheon, MA, Managing Editor
The Gerontological Society of America
1220 L Street NW, Suite 901
Washington, DC 20005
Email: tg@geron.org

Barbara J. Bowers, PhD, RN, FAAN, Editor: Qualitative Research
University of Wisconsin-Madison

Suzanne Meeks, PhD, Editor: Practice Concepts
University of Louisville

Nicholas G. Castle, PhD, Editor: International Research
University of Pittsburgh

Judith G. Gonyea, PhD, Editor: Book Reviews
Boston University

Helen Q. Kivnick, PhD, Editor: Humanities & Arts
University of Minnesota

Rick J. Scheidt, PhD, Associate Editor: On Film and Digital Media
Kansas State University

Jim Vanden Bosch, MA, Associate Editor: On Film and Digital Media
Terra Nova Films

John B. Williamson, PhD, Editor: Policy Studies
Boston College

EDITORIAL BOARD

Steven M. Albert, PhD*
University of Pittsburgh

Georgia J. Anetzberger, PhD, ACSW*
Case Western Reserve University

Jacqueline L. Angel, PhD*
The University of Texas at Austin

Katherine P. Anthony, MA
Oregon State University

Özgür Arun, PhD
Akdeniz University, Turkey

Myra A. Aud, PhD, RN
University of Missouri-Columbia

Tamara A. Baker, PhD*
University of Kansas

Mary M. Ball, PhD*
Emory University

Shoshana H. Bardach, PhD
Lexington VA Medical Center

Kristin Baughman, PhD
Northeast Ohio Medical University

Daniel Béland, PhD
Johnson-Shoyama Graduate School of Public Policy

Mercedes Bern-Klug, PhD, MSW*
The University of Iowa

Richard Birkel, PhD
National Council on Aging

Jamila Bookwala, PhD
Lafayette College

Hayden Bosworth, PhD*
Durham VA Medical Center and Duke University Medical Center

Margaret P. Calkins, PhD*
IDEAS Consulting, Inc.

Francis Caro, PhD*
University of Massachusetts Boston

Dawn C. Carr, PhD
Stanford Center on Longevity

Grace I. L. Caskie, PhD
Lehigh University

Namkee G. Choi, PhD*
The University of Texas at Austin

Barbara B. Cochrane, PhD, RN, FAAN*
University of Washington

Constance L. Coogle, PhD*
Virginia Commonwealth University

Teresa Cooney, PhD*
University of Colorado Denver

Sara J. Czaja, PhD*
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine

Jeanette M. Daly, RN, PhD
The University of Iowa

Kara Bottiggi Dassel, PhD
University of Utah

Adam Davey, PhD*
Temple University

Kate de Medeiros, PhD
Miami University

Howard B. Degenholtz, PhD*
University of Pittsburgh

Charles A. Emlet, Ph.D, MSW*
University of Washington Tacoma

Karen Fingerman, PhD*
The University of Texas at Austin

Richard H. Fortinsky, PhD*
University of Connecticut Health Center

Helene H. Fung, PhD*
Chinese University of Hong Kong

Andrea Gilmore-Bykovskyi, PhD, RN
Claire M. Fagin Fellow, Faculty Associate
University of Wisconsin-Madison

Laura N. Gitlin, PhD*
Johns Hopkins University

R. Turner Goins, PhD*
Western Carolina University

Stephen M. Golant, PhD*
University of Florida

Kathy E. Green, PhD
University of Denver

Emily A. Greenfield, PhD
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey

William E. Haley, PhD*
University of South Florida

Leslie K. Hasche, PhD, MSW
University of Denver

Allison R. Heid, PhD
Rowan University

Gregory A Hinrichsen, PhD*
Mount Sinai School of Medicine

Faith Pratt Hopp, PhD
Wayne State University School of Social Work

Kathryn Hyer, PhD, MPP*
University of South Florida

Shannon Jarrott, PhD*
The Ohio State University

Brian Kaskie, PhD
The University of Iowa

Nancy Kelley-Gillespie, PhD
University of Nebraska at Omaha

Barbara King, PhD, APRN-BC
University of Wisconsin-Madison

Mary Ann Kluge, PhD
University of Colorado, Colorado Springs

Peter A. Lichtenberg, PhD, ABPP*
Wayne State University

Rebecca G. Logsdon, PhD*
University of Washington

Ronald J. Manheimer, PhD
The Manheimer Group

Graham J. McDougall Jr., PhD, RN, FAAN, FGSA*
The University of Alabama

Lisa C. McGuire, PhD*
Center for Disease Control and Prevention

Claudia Meyer, MPH
National Ageing Research Institute

Edward Alan Miller, PhD, MPA*
University of Massachusetts Boston

Nancy Morrow-Howell, PhD, MSW, ACSW*
Washington University in St. Louis

Naoko Muramatsu, PhD, MHSA*
University of Illinois at Chicago

Robert Newcomer, PhD*
University of California

Frank Oswald, PhD*
Goethe University, Frankfurt, Germany

Patricia A. Parmelee, PhD*
The University of Alabama

Julie Hicks Patrick, PhD*
West Virginia University

Loretta Pecchioni, PhD
Louisiana State University

Carl F. Pieper, DrPH
Duke University Medical Center

Karl Pillemer, PhD*
Cornell University

Larry Polivka, PhD*
Claude Pepper Center

Thomas R. Prohaska, PhD*
George Mason University

Anna Rahman, PhD, MSW
University of Southern California

Ruth E. Ray, PhD
Wayne State University

Sara E. Rix, PhD*
Senior Fellow, National Academy of Social Insurance

Karen A. Roberto, PhD*
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Tonya J. Roberts, PhD, RN
William S. Middleton Memorial Veterans Hospital, Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center, Madison, WI
University of Wisconsin-Madison

Miriam S. Rose, MEd
Benjamin Rose Institute on Aging

Michael J. Rovine, PhD
The Pennsylvania State University

Debra Saliba, MD, MPH
University of California Borun, Center Los Angeles VA Geriatrics Research and Clinical Care

Markus Schafer, PhD
University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Andrew Scharlach, PhD*
University of California-Berkeley

Rick J. Scheidt, PhD*
Kansas State University

John F. Schnelle, PhD
Vanderbilt University

Nancy Schoenberg, PhD*
University of Kentucky

Richard Schulz, PhD*
University of Pittsburgh

Debra Sheets, PhD, MSN, RN
University of Victoria, British Columbia, Canada

Nina M. Silverstein, PhD*
University of Massachusetts Boston

Sandra F. Simmons, PhD
Vanderbilt University

Kimberly A. Skarupski, PhD, MPH
Johns Hopkins Medicine

Silvia Sörensen, PhD*
University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry

J. Jill Suitor, PhD*
Purdue University

Machiko R. Tomita, PhD
University at Buffalo, SUNY

Jennifer L. Troyer, PhD
University of North Carolina at Charlotte

Jim Vanden Bosch, MA
Terra Nova Films

Kimberly Van Haitsma, PhD*
Abramson Center for Jewish Life

Hans-Werner Wahl, PhD*
University of Heidelberg, Germany

Maureen Wilson-Genderson, PhD
Virginia Commonwealth University

Ning Zhang, MD, PhD, MPH*
Seton Hall University

HONORARY EDITORS-IN-CHIEF

Oscar J. Kaplan, PhD
1961-1966 (deceased)

Donald P. Kent, PhD
1967-1969 (deceased)

Jerome Kaplan, PhD
1970-1975

Elias S. Cohen, MPA, JD
1976-1981

Hiram J. Friedsam, PhD
1982-1984 (deceased)

Sheldon S. Tobin, PhD
1985-1988

Rosalie A. Kane, PhD
1989-1992

Rose C. Gibson, PhD
1993-1996

Vernon L. Greene, PhD
1997-1999

Laurence G. Branch, PhD
2000-2001

Linda S. Noelker, PhD
2002-2006

William J. (Jim) McAuley, PhD
2007-2010

PUBLICATIONS COMMITTEE

Peter Lichtenberg, PhD, Chair*
Wayne State University

Noah J. Webster, PhD, Chair-Elect
University of Michigan

Mercedes E. Bern-Klug, PhD*
The University of Iowa

Abraham Brody, PhD, RN
New York University College of Nursing

Deborah Carr, PhD*
Rutgers University

Rafael de Cabo, PhD
National Institute on Aging

Abimbola Farinde, PharmD, MS
Walden University

Victoria Gibbs, PhD
University of Alabama at Birmingham

Judith L. Howe, PhD, DSW*
Mount Sanai School of Medicine

Robert B. Hudson, PhD*
Boston University

Bob G. Knight, PhD*
University of Southern Queensland, Australia

Stephen Kritchevsky, PhD*
Wake Forest University

Tony Kuo, MD, MSHS
University of California, Los Angeles

Margie E. Lachman, PhD*
Brandeis University

Kelly Niles-Yokum, PhD, MPA
University of La Verne

Steven J. Prior, PhD
University of Maryland School of Medicine

Rachel A. Pruchno, PhD*
Rowan University

Laura P. Sands, PhD*
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Gregory C. Smith, PhD*
Kent State University

Panayiotis Tsitouras, MD
University of Oklahoma

David J. Waters, DVM, PhD*
Gerald P. Murphy Cancer Foundation

*GSA Fellow

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5-Yr impact factor: 3.490

Editor-in-Chief

Rachel Pruchno, PhD



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