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    British Geriatric Society - Professional association of doctors practicing geriatric medicine. Its members are consultants in geriatric medicine, the psychiatry of old age, public health medicine, general practitioners, and scientists engaged in medicine of aging. - For physicians and specialists. Medical news updates, research publications, interventions in older patients, upcoming conferences, bulletin board discussions and consensus reports.

    GeroWeb - Good resource containing information useful to those interested in geriatrics, the process of aging and services for the elderly. Designed for researchers, educators, practitioners, and the general public.

    Duke University Center for the Study of Aging and Human Development - Studying successful aging and applying the results of its research. Serves also as a training ground for future researchers, teachers, practitioners and planners. Links to their various research areas.

    National Institute on Aging (NIA) - The NIA is one of the National Institutes of Health. It promotes healthy aging by conducting and supporting biomedical, social, and behavioral research and public education. Topics addressed include: menopause, exercise, alzheimers, and cardiovascular diseases.

    Speaking Musically - Musical/dramatic presentations for healthcare conferences and seminars that cover aging and healthcare issues

    Gerinet Discussion Group - Gerinet is about geriatric health care. This mailing list provides information to physicians, nurses, psychologists, social workers.

    Pepper Aging Research Center - University of Connecticut Health Center devoted to enhancing independence in older persons through research and education. Focus is on physiological aspects of aging.

    Institute on Aging, Temple University - The Institute on Aging, founded in 1978, serves as the focal point for Temple University's activities in the field of aging and provides a full range of education, service, information, dissemination, technical assistance and research. The institute is responsible for developing and implementing interdisciplinary educational programs of study, community services, and research through established centers and programs of excellence in aging.

    Aging Research Centre (ARC) - Recent aging related articles.

    North Penn Geriatrics & Internal Medicine - This site provides information on Dr. Qingping Wang's practice in geriatrics and internal medicine in the North Penn area of Pennsylvania.

    The Geriatric Institute - Geriatric medicine, geriatric psychiatry, ethical dilemmas when dealing with the elderly, a comprehensive Canadian geriatric resource library, drug updates and whole lot more make up this excellent resource on geriatrics and gerentology. Some areas require password.

    Institute on Aging, University of Wisconsin - The purpose of the Institute is 'to promote, through excellence in research, education, service and practice, the health and well-being of the rapidly expanding aging population in the State of Wisconsin, the local community, and society at large'.

    Gerontology Programs at the University of Maryland, Baltimore - This site provides a comprehensive directory of research and education programs in Gerontology at the University of Maryland, Baltimore; a list of centers (UMCRA, GGEAR, GRECC, PEPPER), faculty and fellowships dedicated to research in aging, geriatics and gerontology.

    Age and Ageing - Oxford Journals Online - An international journal includes original articles and commissioned reviews on geriatric medicine, gerontology, and psychological aspects of later life.

    Geriatric Consultant Resources, LLC - Information on drug therapy and disease. Offers geriatrics and gerontology resources, including conditions and disease links.

    Aging and Mental Health - Information about aging and psychosocial and psychiatric treatment of the elderly. An excellent resource.

    Mayo Clinic Geriatrics - Directed to education in geriatrics. Topics covered include: common problems encountered in the geriatric population, methods to deal with the problems of elderly patients and links to other resources.

    Geropsychology Central - Gerontology centers, Gerontology, assessment, psychology, geriatrics, neurology, dementia, Parkinson's disease and stroke resources. - Information about aging and the changes in function that occur in the elderly.

    UAMS Department of Geriatrics - Geriatric information and resources from the University of Arkansas for Medical Science.

    Atlanta VA Center of Excellence in Geriatric Rehabilitation - About the Center and its mission to improve the function, independence, and quality of life of veterans aging with disabilities and those acquiring disabilities as they age.

    Early Alzheimer's Disease. Clinical Practice Guideline, Number 19, Consumer Version - This page is a summary of issues relating to the early stages of Alzheimer's Disease. It is a good, albeit somewhat dated, introduction for patients and caregivers.

    Council on Aging for Southeastern Vermont - Area Agency on Aging serving elders in Windsor/Windham Counties. Core Programs include: Information and Assistance,Nutrition,Advocacy for Independent Living,Case Management, Successful Aging and Caregiver Information and Support.

    Healthy Aging Program - Healthy aging to help prevent onset of memory disorders (such as Alzheimer's) through a multi-disciplinary approach.

    Geriatrics and Aging - A physician's guide to the key issues and current trends in geriatric medicine and research.

    Medical College of Wisconsin Geriatrics & Gerontology - The Medical College of Wisconsin Division of Geriatrics & Gerontology web site includes information on education, residencies, fellowships, faculty, patient health, and consultations.

    Knollcrest Lodge - Knollcrest Lodge is a Long Term Care Facility which provides quality care to its residents and seniors and disabled in the community through it's Community Outreach Services.

    St. Anne Home Web Page - St. Anne Home is a ministry of the Felician Sisters of Pennsylvania dedicated to the continued healing mission of Jesus Christ by providing a continuum of care and support services for adults, their families, and their caregivers.

    Quick Screening Test for Dementia - Entry page to a screening test for dementia from the Medical Care Corporation. Interact with the disclaimer and you can take the test for yourself or a loved one.

    MedBioWorld's Geriatrics Journals - This database of medical journals offers a large selection of geriatrics and gerontology journals.

    NewsRx Report Series on Geriatric Therapy Research - This site is a good source of up-to-date health information. It charges for the articles it covers: costs seem fair. They take care to validate their information and purchasing processes.

    Club Medical Adult Day Health Services Center - A community based adult day services center that utilizes a combination of Eastern and Western medical techniques to address chronic medical conditions which sometimes affect the elderly and the early disabled.

    Department of Gerontology - The department, of the Virginia Commonwealth University, offering an M.S. in Gerontology, as well as a postgraduate Certificate in Aging Studies. (Richmond, VA)

    MedBioWorld - This site offers a large selection of direct links to aging associations and databases.

    Senior Law New Zealand - Senior Law provides legal advice for the aging.

    Prisma - Program of Research to Integrate the Services for the Maintenance of Autonomy

    The Care of Dying Patients, An editorial in the Annals 15 Jan 97 - The Care of Dying Patients,an editorial in the Annals of Internal Medicine, 15 Jan 97, addresses the growing evidence that end-of-life care is lacking in the United States.

    Professional Senior Health Care Resources - A dual focus site collecting informative articles, presentations, events, jobs and grants, and other resources for general public and geriatric professionals.

    NewsRx Report Series on Geriatric Risk Factor Research - This site is a good source of up-to-date health information. It charges for the articles it covers: costs seem fair. They take care to validate their information and purchasing processes.

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