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Jacquelyn James, Director of the Sloan Research Network on Aging & Work, will present a paper, Beyond the Livelong Work Day: The New Face of Retirement, at the T.H. Chan School of Public Health at Harvard University on Friday, March 9, 2018.
For the next several months, the Sloan Research Network on Aging & Work will host a blog series, Translating Research on Aging & Work into Practice: Effective Strategies for Communicating with Employers.
The blogs are all derived from papers presented at a pre-conference workshop developed for the 21st IAGG World Congress of Gerontology and Geriatics in San Francisco, July, 2017.
More Than 100 Aging and Work Experts Call on Congress to Address the Nation’s Caregiving Crisis With a Strong Paid Leave Plan
WASHINGTON, D.C. – For National Family Caregivers Month, 113 of the nation’s leading researchers on aging, work and family issues sent a first-of-its-kind letter to Congress today urging lawmakers to address rapidly growing demand for care by establishing a national paid family and medical leave policy. (read more)
Center research faculty member Tina Matz-Costa collaborated on a policy brief and working paper for the Grand Challenges for Social Work Initiative.

Jackie James and Tina Matz-Costa are new co-leads on the Social Work Grand Challenge: Advancing Long and Productive Lives