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Iowa's Road to Age-Friendly Care

4th

Iowa's national rank of percentage of adults over 85

492%

Increase of geriatricians needed to meet the needs of Iowa's Alzheimer's population in 2050

2040

The year older Iowans will outnumber youth — for the first time in history

90%

Older Iowans who want to "age in place"

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E-News

Free monthly e-mail news service of current journal articles on a specific geriatric topic.

Programs at a Glance

Older adult meeting with doctor

GeriaSims

Interactive "virtual patient" simulations for the care of older adults.

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Dementia and Challenging Behaviors

A training program designed specifically for use by long-term care facilities to train their staff on how to better address the needs of persons with dementia.