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Healthy Aging Committee

Working Group on Healthy Aging
Lotta Granholm-Bentley, DDS, Ph.D., Chair

David Bachman, M.D.

William Bennett

Ken Bergmann, M.D., FAAN

Paul Bush, Pharm.D.

Dennis Cope. M.D.

Judy Dubno, Ph.D.

Esther Forti, Ph.D, R.N.

Barbara Haight, R.N., Dr.PH
Perry Halushka, M.D., Ph.D
Allen Johnson, M.D.
Beth Kennedy, M.S.
Lina Obeid, M.D.
Baerbel Rohrer, Ph.D.
Jack Sanders, DDS
Bill Spring , R.N., M.S.
Edward D. Sumner, Ph.D.
Kathy Turrisi, R.N.

Healthy Senior playing Chess

This working group, chaired by Dr. Granholm-Bentley, was charged with establishing a plan that addresses MUSC’s role in promoting the health, increasing longevity, and improving the quality of life of senior South Carolinians.

The Workgroup has  adopted the following goals:

Establish a nationally prominent research program in aging with emphasis on translational research.

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Develop a comprehensive and coordinated system of health care delivery for older individuals.

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Provide health promotion, education, and outreach in aging for students, health providers and the public.

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 Full Text Report of the Working Group
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 Full Text Report of the Working Group
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