Faculty member Jack Rowe in Nature Aging on the Eldercare Workforce

Monday, April 12, 2021

In his commentary published today in Nature Aging, John W. Rowe, MD, notes that there is a major and rapidly growing deficiency in the US eldercare workforce at all levels, especially among physicians. Efforts to increase recruitment and retention into geriatrics have failed, especially among critically important educators and researchers. Possible strategies to assure adequate care for older persons are discussed. To read the commentary, click here.