MS, Drexel University; MSW, Boston College
Social capital and health among older adults; global aging and health; civic engagement and employment among older adults
Gerontological Association of America
Mechanisms relating social capital and health among older adults
Hartford Geriatric Social Work pre-dissertation award
Lombe, M., Ochumbo, A.J., Norstrand, J.A. (2008). Attainment of Basic Needs as a Predictor of Civic Engagement in Sub-Saharan Africa: Some Implications. Journal of Comparative Social Welfare, 24(2), 103-117.
Shen, C., Smyer, M.A., Mahoney, K.J., Simon-Rusinowitz, L., Shinogle, J., Norstrand, J., Schauer, C., del Vecchio, P. (2008). Consumer direction, personal care, and well-being for Medicaid beneficiaries with mental health diagnoses: Lessons from the New Jersey Cash & Counseling Program. Psychiatric Services, 59(11), 1299-1307.