Encore Public Voices Fellowship, Encore.org & The OpEd Project
Presidential Citation as a “Citizen Psychologist”, American Psychological Association
M. Powell Lawton Award, Society of Clinical Geropsychology, American Psychological Association
Civic Innovation Fellow, The Hasso Plattner Institute of Design (the d.school), Stanford University
Fellow, Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University
Endeavour Executive Fellowship, Australian National University, Canberra, Australia
Senior Fellow in Social Innovation, The Lewis Institute, Babson College, Wellesley, MA
Lifetime Contribution to the Psychology of Aging, Committee on Aging, American Psychological Association
Fulbright, IEA Fellowship (India)
M. Powell Lawton Award for Distinguished Contribution in Applied Gerontology, Retirement Research Foundation and Division of Adult Development & Aging, American Psychological Association.
Fulbright, IEA Fellowship (Japan).
Evan G. and Helen G. Pattishall Award for Outstanding Research Achievement, College of Health and Human Development, The Pennsylvania State University.
Visiting Distinguished Gerontologist, The College of Saint Scholastica, Duluth, MN. June 8-26
American Council on Education Fellow in Academic Administration, The Pennsylvania State University and Cornell University.
Elected to Sigma Xi.
Kellogg National Fellowship, W. K. Kellogg Foundation.
Research Fellowship, The Gerontological Society.
Public Health Service Predoctoral Research Fellowship.
Duke University Graduate School Research Award.
Bridge to Retirement/Bridge to Diversity. Andrew Mellon Foundation
Student Entrepreneurship. Accenture
Engineering Success Alliance. Hearst Foundation
Environmental Programming. Andrew W. Mellon Foundation
Diversity Collaboration (with Dickinson & Lafayette). Teagle Foundation
Sloan Center on Flexible Work Options and Older Workers: Adoption, Implementation, and Utilization. Alfred P. Sloan Foundation (with Marcie Pitt-Catsouphes and a total of 14 investigators).
Consumer Directed Care for Mentally Ill Recipients of Long Term Care . Retirement Research Foundation (with C. Shen, D. Loughlin, and L. Simon-Rusinowitz).
The Science and Ethics of Aging Well. The National Institute on Aging (with R. Pruchno and P. Byrne).
Use of Long-Term Care Services by Mentally Ill Persons. Health Care Financing Administration (with D. Shea).
Improving Treatment of Older Adults’ Depression by Improving Primary Care Physicians’ Knowledge and Skills. The Pennsylvania Department of Aging and the Pennsylvania Department of Health (with P. Fink and P. Stiles).
Training in Research on Mental Health and Aging. Public Health Service (with S. Zarit), supporting two pre-docs and three post-docs.
Field Testing Competence Assessments in Long-Term Care. The Cleveland Foundation (with R. Pruchno).
A Test of Transfer of Training Effects in Nursing Homes. The National Institute on Aging (with D. Brannon, M. Cohn, and M. Rovine).
Stress, Adaptation & Successful Aging. Public Health Service (with J. Reid, E. Susman and S. Zarit).
An Analysis of the Impact of Prescription Drug Coverage for Aged Medicare Beneficiaries. Health Care Financing Administration (with F. Ahern and B. Stuart).
Alcohol and Prescription Drug Interaction in the Elderly. The National Institute on Aging (with F. Ahern and D. Lago).
Training in Research on Mental Health and Aging. The National Institute of Mental Health (with S. Zarit).
Prescription Drugs and Elderly Americans: An Analysis of the Effects of Pharmaceutical Coverage on Health Status, Medicare Covered Service Utilization, and Health Care Expenditures. The Pew Charitable Trusts (with F. Ahern and B. Stuart).
Stress, Adaptation, and Successful Aging. Biomedical Research Support Grant, The Pennsylvania State University (with S. Zarit and E. Susman).
A Study of Caregiver Interventions in Nursing Homes. The Retirement Research Foundation (with D. Brannon and M. Cohn).
Reducing the Risk of Prescription Drug Interactions and Estimating Risk Prevalence of Prescription Drug Interactions in Pennsylvania’s Pharmaceutical Assistance Contract for the Elderly (PACE) Program. The AARP Andrus Foundation (with F. Ahern and D. Lago).
A Research Program on the Long-Term Impact of Prescription Drug Use and Pharmaceutical Assistance Programs for the Elderly. The Pew Charitable Trusts (with F. Ahern and D. Lago).
A Diagnostic Survey of Nursing Home Caregiver Staff. College of Health and Human Development Interdisciplinary Research Initiation Award (with D. Brannon).
Health Status, Demographic, and Personal Characteristics Related to Participation in a Pharmaceutical Assistance Program for the Elderly: Initial Analysis of Pennsylvania’s PACE Program. The Pew Charitable Trusts (with D. Lago and F. Ahern).
Caribbean Basin Seminar. W. K. Kellogg Foundation.
Clinical/Community Gerontology and the Family. Grant No. 1 T24 MH17422-01 from the National Institute on Mental Health (with K. W. Schaie).
Interdisciplinary Training in Aging. Grant No. 2 T32 AG00048-06 from the National Institute on Aging, Director.
Depression in the Elderly: An Educational Approach. Alumni Society Sponsored Grant, College of Human Development, The Pennsylvania State University.
Interdisciplinary Training in Aging. Grant No. 5T 32 AG0-048 from the National Institute on Aging, Co-Director (with J. Britton).
Late Life Divorce. Grant-In-Aid, Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues (with G. Hagestad).
Multidisciplinary Training for Specialized Careers in Aging Services. Grant No. 03AT101/02 from the Administration on Aging, Co-Director (with J. Britton).
Continuing Education for Mental Health Personnel. Developmental Grant, Penn State Gerontology Center.
Late Life Divorce. Graduate School Research Initiation Grant, The Pennsylvania State University (with G. Hagestad).