Research Projects

The Benjamin Rose Institute on Aging conducts state-of-the-art Research Projects to enhance the lives of older adults, their families and the service providers who care for them.  

Our specialty areas of research are: 

  • Active Aging 
  • Diversity in Aging 
  • Elder Abuse 
  • Family Caregiving 
  • Long-Term and Residential Care  
  • Program Evaluation and Consumer Satisfaction 
  • Services and Interventions 

Below is a list of our current and completed research projects.  

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Project Name Funded By Start End Contact
Making Connections Thru Music: A Group Music Therapy-Based Intervention for Persons with Dementia National Institute on Aging 2023 2026

Silvia Orsulic-Jeras
Best Practice Caregiving Phase III: Consumer Version The John A. Hartford Foundation, RRF Foundation for Aging, Archstone Foundation 2022 2024

David Bass
Geriatric Workforce Enhancement Program Health Resources and Services Administration (subcontract from Northeast Ohio Medical University) 2019 2024

Jess Bibbo
Enhancing Dementia-Capability and Supportive Services for San Diegans Impacted by Dementia Administration for Community Living 2021 2024

Sara Powers