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