NIA's Health Disparities Mission
National Institute on Aging's Health Disparities' Goals
Living Long & Well in the 21st Century: Strategic Directions for Research on Aging
Our objectives in this area are to:
- E-1 Understand health differences and health inequities among older adults.
- E-2 Develop strategies to promote active life expectancy and improve the health status of older adults in minority and other underserved populations.
- E-3 Use research insights and advances to inform policy on the health, economic status, and quality of life of all older adults.
The National Institute on Aging Health Disparities Research Framework
Ethn Dis. 2015 Summer; 25(3): 245–254. doi: 10.18865/ed.25.3.245