VCoA Publications & Presentations

Publications 

Zimmerman, K., Davis, K., Finucane, S., Coogle, C. L., Grunden, K., & Marrs, S. A. (in press). Evaluation of an evidence-based practice program for fall prevention and management.

Davis, T. C., George-Gay, B., Jamerson, M., Marrs, S. A., Biddle, C. J., Daniel, R. (in press). Innovative approach to moderating risk of nosocomial infection during anesthesia. Clinical Laboratory Science.

Varier, D., Zumbrunn, S., Conklin, S., Marrs, S. A., Stringer, J.K., & Furman, J. (2020)Getting stuck in writing: Exploring elementary students’ writing self-regulation strategies. Educational Studies, 1–20.

Zanjani, F., Brooks, E.M., Waters, L., Parsons, P. & Slattum, P. (2020).  Geriatric opioid harm reduction: Interprofessional student learning outcomes. Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine, 6, 1-5. PMID: 32284953 DOI: 10.1177/2333721420908985

Taylor, S. F., Coogle, C. L., Cotter, J., Welleford, E. A., & Copolillo, A. J. (2019).  Community-dwelling older adults' adherence to environmental fall prevention recommendations.  Journal of Applied Gerontology, 38(6), 755-774.

Wheeler, E.,  Coogle, C. L., Fix, R. C., Owens, M. G, Waters, L. H. (2018). Physical and occupational therapy practice improvement following interprofessional evidence-based falls prevention training Journal of Allied Health, 47(1):9–18.

Coogle, C.L., Hackett, L., Owens, M.G., Ansello, E.F., Mathews, J.H. (2016). Perceived self-efficacy gains following an interprofessional faculty development program in geriatrics education. Journal of Interprofessional Care, 30(4), 483-492. 


Abstracts Published

Ansello, EF. Community Networks Addressing Aging with Lifelong Disabilities Innovation in Aging, Volume 3, Issue Supplement_1, November 2019, S751, https://doi.org/10.1093/geroni/igz038.2757

Ansello EF, Marrs SA, Waters LH. Stakeholder Engagement in the Plenary as a Model for Professional-Community Partnerships. Innovation in Aging, Volume 3, Issue Supplement_1, November 2019, S807, https://doi.org/10.1093/geroni/igz038.2974

Marrs S, Gendron T, Waters L, Inker J, McIntyre M. Knowledge of Ageism and Attitudes about Aging as a Core Competency for Health Professionals. Innovation in Aging, 2019 November; 3(1): S832-833. https://doi.org/10.1093/geroni/igz038.3067.

Waters L, Brennan M. An Update on the Return of the Geriatrics Academic Career Awards. Innovation in Aging, 2019 November; 3(1): S372. https://doi.org/10.1093/geroni/igz038.1360.

Waters L, Tumosa N. Partnering in Geriatrics Workforce Enhancement Programs: Models to Enhance Collaboration and Engagement. Innovation in Aging, 2019 November; 3(1): S807. https://doi.org/10.1093/geroni/igz038.2972.

Zanjani FA, Brooks M, Waters L, Parsons P, Slattum P. Reducing Opioid Overdose Risk in a Community Care Coordination Clinic: Richmond Health and Wellness Program. Innovation in Aging, 2019 November; 3(1): S662-663. https://doi.org/10.1093/geroni/igz038.2453.


Peer Review Abstracts

Inker, J., Marrs, S., McIntyre, M., Waters, L. & Gendron, T. (2020, November 3-6).  “My heart has always been set on pediatrics” and Other Insights from First Year Medical Students, [Paper presentation]. To be presented at the 73rd Annual Scientific Meeting of the Gerontological Society of America, Online.

Marrs, S., Inker, J., McIntyre, M., Waters, L. & Gendron, T. (2020, November 3-6).  A Theoretical Framework for the Development of Views of One’s Own Aging [Poster presentation]. To be presented at the 73rd Annual Scientific Meeting of the Gerontological Society of America, Online.

Slattum, P. W., Parsons, P.L., Rubino, M. C., & Waters, L. (2020, November 3-6). Partnerships Connecting Healthcare and Community-Based Organizations in Virginia. In Waters, L.(Chair), GWEP Partnerships with Community-Based Organizations to Advance Age-Friendly Health Systems [Symposium]. To be presented at the 73rd Annual Scientific Meeting of the Gerontological Society of America, Online.

Waters, L. (Chair), (2020, November 3-6). The Role of a Stakeholder Member Group in Shaping Geriatric Policy: The National Association for Geriatric Education [Symposium]. To be presented at the 73rd Annual Scientific Meeting of the Gerontological Society of America, Online.

Waters, L. & Perweiler, E. (2020, November 3-6). The Development of a Stakeholder Member Organization to Advocate for Geriatrics Education. In Waters, L. (Chair), November 5, (2020, November 3-6). The Role of a Stakeholder Member Group in Shaping Geriatric Policy: The National Association for Geriatric Education [Symposium]. To be presented at the 73rd Annual Scientific Meeting of the Gerontological Society of America, Online.

Waters, L.(Chair), (2020, November 3-6). GWEP Partnerships with Community-Based Organizations to Advance Age-Friendly Health Systems [Symposium]. To be presented at the 73rd Annual Scientific Meeting of the Gerontological Society of America, Online.


Posters 

McIntyre, M. Marrs, S. A., Zimmerman, K., Waters, L., & Coogle, C. (2020, February). Using Discipline Specific Competencies to Create an Age-Friendly Interprofessional Curriculum. Poster presented at the meeting of the Emswiller Interprofessional Symposium, Richmond, Virginia.


Presentations

Inker, J., Marrs, S. A., McIntyre, M., Waters, L., & Gendron, T. (2020, November). "My heart has always been set on pediatrics” and Other Insights from First year Medical Students. Paper presented at the meeting of the Gerontological Society of America, virtual.

Marrs, S. A., Inker, J., McIntyre, M., Waters, L., & Gendron, T. (2020, November). A Theoretical Framework for the Development of Views of One’s Own Aging. Poster presented at the meeting of the Gerontological Society of America, virtual. 


Gerontological Society of America's Annual Scientific Meeting, November 2019

Marrs, S. A., Inker, J., Waters, L., McIntyre, M., & Gendron, T. (2019, November). Knowledge of Ageism and Attitudes about Aging as a Core Competency for Health Professionals. Paper presented at the meeting of the Gerontological Society of America, Austin, Texas.

Ansello, E., & Marrs, S. A. Stakeholder Engagement in the Plenary as a Model for Professional-Community Partnerships. (2019, November). In Partnering in Geriatrics Workforce Enhancement Programs: Models to Enhance Collaboration and Engagement. Symposium conducted at the meeting of the Gerontological Society of America, Austin, Texas.

Ansello, E. Community Networks Addressing Aging with Lifelong Disabilities (2019, November). In “Pretty Good” Practices: Geriatrics Workforce Enhancement Programs and Lifelong Disabilities. Symposium conducted at the meeting of the Gerontological Society of America, Austin, Texas.

Waters, L., Brennan, M., Martinchek, M. An Update on the Return of the Geriatrics Academic Career Awards Program (2019, November). In Policy Series: HRSA Geriatrics Education Initiatives: A Policy and Program Update. Symposium conducted at the meeting of the Gerontological Society of America, Austin, Texas.

Zanjani, F. A., Brooks, M., Waters, L., Parsons, P., & Slattum, P. Reducing Opioid Overdose Risk in a Community Care Coordination Clinic: Richmond Health and Wellness Program. Poster presented at the meeting of the Gerontological Society of America, Austin, Texas. 


 

 

Reports

Mindfulness-Based Alzheimer´s Caregiving: A Randomized Controlled Trial
Workplace Partners for Eldercare
City of Richmond
Guidebook: Retention and Recruitment of the Direct Service Worker