Protecting Our Parents: Can Science Help?
Department of Psychiatry; Systems and Psychosocial Advances Research Center
Clinical Psychology | Geriatrics | Health Services Research | Psychiatry | Psychiatry and Psychology
High-profile schemes to defraud the elderly of their lifetime savings have headlined top newspapers and tabloids alike. As crime rates -- and vulnerable populations -- increase, the scientific and legal communities must pool our ever-increasing knowledge and resources to protect elderly family members.
Elderly, Aging, Healthy Living, News, Crime, Identity Theft
Price, B., Pivovarova, E., & Edersheim, J.G. (2014). Protecting our parents. Can science help? Huffington Post, uploaded on February 21, 2014, bit.ly/elder-fraud or http://www.huffingtonpost.com/bruce-h-price-md/elder-fraud_b_4826666.html.
Price BH, Pivovarova E, Edersheim JG. (2014). Protecting Our Parents: Can Science Help?. Implementation Science and Practice Advances Research Center Publications. Retrieved from https://escholarship.umassmed.edu/psych_cmhsr/678