Research, Publications and Media
- UMass Boston Gerontology Professor Jeffrey Burr Named Editor-in-Chief of Research on Aging. Check out a sneak peak of the table of contents for the March 2013 issue.
Recent Publications by Faculty and Students
NEW! Burr, J., Lowenstein, A., Tavares, J., Coyle, C., Mutchler, J., Katz, R., & Khatusky, G. (2012-forthcoming). Living
Arrangements of Older Immigrants from the Former Soviet Union: Comparing Israel and the United States. Journal of
Aging Studies. [in press]
NEW! Day, R. & Nadash, P.(2012). New State Insurance Exchanges Should Follow the Example of Massachusetts By Simplifying
Choices Among Health Plans. Health Affairs 31(5).
NEW! Miller, E.A., Rosenheck, R., and Schneider, L. (2012). Caregiver Burden, Health Utilities and Institutional Service Use
in Alzheimer’s Disease. International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry. 27(4):382-93.
NEW! Miller, E.A. (2012). The Affordable Care Act and Long-Term Care: Meaningful Reform or Just Tinkering Around the
Edges? Journal of Aging & Social Policy, 24(2):101-117.
Gottlieb, A.S., Martin, L.A., & Bruce, E.A. (September 2011). Massachusetts Senior Legal Assistance Project Needs Evaluation: Current Demand for Legal Services. Internal document written for the Legal Advocacy and Resource Center (LARC) of Boston, MA and the Massachusetts Executive Office of
Elder Affairs, Boston, MA.
Burr, J., Mutchler, J., & Gerst, K. (2011). Homeownership among Mexican Americans in later life. Research on Aging.
Burr, J., Tavares, J., & Mutchler, J. (2011). Volunteering and hypertension in later life. Journal of Aging and Health .
Burr, J., Mutchler, J., & Gerst, K. (2010). Patterns of residential crowding among Hispanics in later life: Immigration, assimilation, and housing market factors. Journals of Gerontology: Social Sciences, 65B, 772-782.
Miller, E.A., Schneider, L., & Rosenheck, R.. (2011). Predictors of Nursing Home Admission among Alzheimer’s Disease Patients with Psychosis and/or Agitation in CATIE-AD. International Psychogeriatrics. 23(1):44-53.
Miller, E.A., Trivedi, A., Kuo, S., & Mor, V. (2011). Small Group Health Insurance Reform in Rhode Island: Promises & Pitfalls of the HEALTHpact Plan. Health Services Research. 46(1, Part II):285-297.
Miller, E.A., L. Schneider, & R. Rosenheck. (2010). Caregiver Burden, Health Utilities and Institutional Service Costs among Community Dwelling Patients with Alzheimer’s Disease. Alzheimer’s Disease and Associated Disorders. 24(4):280-289.