Creating age-friendly cities, communities and organizations: Best practices from the u.s
Learning Areas:Other professions or practice related to public health
Public health or related public policy
Demonstrate an "age-in-everything" lens to their own institutions, communities and cities after seeing applications of the Age-friendly concept from several different parts of the U.S at several different levels. Explain how the age-friendly model creates health in communities. Describe the current state of age-friendly cities and communities in the U.S.
Keyword(s): Aging, Community Development
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I have managed the Age-friendly NYC initiative in partnership with The New York Academy of Medicine, the Office of the Mayor and the City Council for the past three years. I also provide strategic assistance to governments and organizations around the U.S. and world implementing age-friendly initiatives. The New York Academy of Medicine takes on this role as the World Health Organization's Collaborating Center on Aging, Urbanization and Globalization.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.