NIA's Health Disparities Mission

National Institute on Aging's Health Disparities' Goals

Living Long & Well in the 21st Century: Strategic Directions for Research on Aging

Our objectives in this area are to:

  • E-1 Understand health differences and health inequities among older adults.
  • E-2 Develop strategies to promote active life expectancy and improve the health status of older adults in minority and other underserved populations.
  • E-3 Use research insights and advances to inform policy on the health, economic status, and quality of life of all older adults.

For more information, please read the full article here.

The National Institute on Aging Health Disparities Research Framework
Ethn Dis. 2015 Summer; 25(3): 245–254. doi: 10.18865/ed.25.3.245