Lieke van Heumen joins Public Policy and Aging Report editorial board

Lieke van Heumen is a new member of the editorial board of the Gerontological Society of America’s policy journal, Public Policy & Aging Report (PPAR). This is a four year term.  Public Policy & Aging Report, published quarterly, explores policy issues generated by the aging of American society. Edited by University of Massachusetts Amherst’s Michael J. Lepore, each thematic issue is designed to stimulate debate, highlight emerging concerns, and propose alternative policy options. Recent issues have addressed: legal and policy issues associated with end-of-life care; technology and aging; income security among older populations of color; Medicare reform; and elder abuse and neglect.