The mission is to help elderly individuals maintain their dignity and independence in their homes and communities through comprehensive, coordinated, and cost effective systems of long-term care, and livable communities across the U.S.
"Helping to lead the way toward important medical discoveries that improve people's health and save lives, NIH scientists investigate ways to prevent disease as well as the causes, treatments, and even cures for common and rare diseases."
MEDLINE is an index of biomedical journal articles from 1950 to the present. It also includes citation information for some older articles, and info for some articles in other life science disciplines.
"The mission of the Office of Minority Health (OMH) is to improve and protect the health of racial and ethnic minority populations through the development of health policies and programs that will eliminate health disparities."
"...an association of diverse individuals bound by a common goal: to support the commitment and enhance the knowledge and skills of those who seek to improve the quality of life of older adults and their families."
"enhances public awareness of the needs, rights and continuing contributions of older persons; promotes efforts to meet the needs of older persons through innovative and state of the art approaches to service; provides student scholarships and promotes career development in gerontology; collaborates with other organizations in expanding services, programs, education and research in aging; serves as the focal point for Senior Advocacy relating to public and social policy within Georgia."
"...oldest and largest interdisciplinary organization devoted to research, education, and practice in the field of aging. GSA’s principal mission — and that of our 5,200 members — is to advance the study of aging and disseminate information among scientists, decision makers, and the general public..."