Research Director Wins Editor’s Choice Award

Joann P. Reinhardt, PhD, Director of The Jewish Home Research Institute on Aging has received the Editor’s Choice Award for Best Article from the Journal of Social Work in End-of-Life Care.


The award is for the article, “Vital Conversations with Family in the Nursing Home: Preparation for End-Stage Dementia Care.” In the article Reinhardt and her co-authors report results of an Alzheimer’s Association-funded study conducted at Jewish Home. The award will be presented at the 2015 Social Work Hospice and Palliative Care Annual Assembly to be held February 23-24, 2015 in Philadelphia, PA