Updated 5/11/04



"Computer-Based Technology and

Caregiving for Older Adults"

Moving from Ideas to Implementation:

A Caregiver's Perspective

October 2-3, 2003

Natcher Conference Center

National Institutes of Health Campus

Bethesda, Maryland

Government Co-Sponsors

Administration on Aging (AoA)

National Institutes of Health (NIH)
National Institute on Aging (NIA)
National Library of Medicine (NLM) and others
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)

Office of Research on Women's Health (ORWH)

National Institute of Nursing Research (NINR)

National Cancer Institute (NCI)

National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Disease (NIDDK)

National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (NIAMS)


Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)

Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (ODPHP)


Centers for Disease Control and
Prevention (CDC)

Health Resources Services and Administration (HRSA)


Centers for Medicare and Medicaid
Services (CMS)

Private Co-Sponsors:3cv

Merck Institute of Aging and Health (MIAH)

Pfizer Inc.

Intel Corporation

Aventis Pasteur

Verizon Communications


American Association of Retired Persons (AARP)

National Committee to Preserve Social Security and Medicare (NCPSSM)

Pan American Health Organization (PAHO)

World Health Organization (WHO)

The Gerontological Society of America (GSA)
American Society on Aging (ASA)

American Geriatrics Society / Foundation for Health In Aging
American College of Physicians Foundation (ACPF)
Alzheimer's Association
American Telemedicine Association (ATA)

National Association of Area Agencies on Aging (N4A)

National Council on the Aging (NCOA)
National Alliance for Caregiving (NAC)

National Caucus and Center on Black Aged (NCCBA)

National Family Caregivers Association (NFCA)

National Hispanic Council on Aging (NHCOA)

Alliance for Aging Research (AAR)

American Academy of Nursing (AAN)

American Medical Association (AMA)

American Public Health Association (APHA)

Association of Gerontology in Higher Education (AGHE)
Benjamin Rose Institute (BRI)
Grantmakers in Aging (GIA)

Center for the Advancement of Health (CFAH)
Markle Foundation
Baylor College of Medicine: Huffington Center on Aging
University of Pittsburgh: Center for
Healthy Aging
University of Georgia Gerontology Center


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