Tag: Institute for Sustainable Health and Optimal Aging

UofL launches renovation of downtown building for optimal aging institute

With the ceremonial swing of sledgehammers, renovation has begun on the new home of the University of Louisville Trager Institute at 204 E. Market...

Optimal Aging Institute receives MediStar award

Selected for its excellence in creating innovative methods to reduce health care costs and improve quality of life for older adults, the Institute for...

UofL tackling opioid misuse among older adults

The majority of older adults take at least one prescription medication daily, and according to 2016 data from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health...

Professor Emeritus among honorees of optimal aging awards

At age 96, Seymour “Sy” Slavin still actively speaks to groups in the community. A professor emeritus of the University of Louisville Kent School...

UofL Institute for Sustainable Health & Optimal Aging receives nearly $2...

Older adults are often burdened with a variety of health conditions, sometimes coupled with loneliness, anxiety and depression. A strategy to engage primary care...

Nominate an older adult living life to the fullest for Gold...

Do you know someone 85 years or older who is an outstanding example of what it means to age well? Nominate them for the...

Compassionate measures: Mayor announces UofL Compassionate Cities Index Louisville to be...

Research has shown compassion and social connectedness can positively influence personal health as predictors of longer life, faster recovery from disease and higher levels...

UofL a part of Spirit of ’45 event commemorating end of...

Several University of Louisville entities will join together with groups from throughout Louisville and the United States to commemorate the end of World War...