Summit on Aging in America

All resources are listed chronologically, beginning with the most recent, and can be found in full at the links provided.


Keynote: Perspectives of Older Adults and Caregivers

“National Poll on Healthy Aging Reports.” University of Michigan.

“Older Adults and Unmet Social Needs Prevalence and Health Implications.” Pooler, Jennifer, Siying Liu, and Abigail Roberts. AARP Foundation and IMPAQ International, November 2017.

“Aging, Agency, and Attribution of Responsibility: Shifting Public Discourse about Older Adults.” O’Neil, Moira, and Abigail Haydon. FrameWorks Institute, 2015.

Panel 1: Drivers of Health for Older Adults

“The Escalating Problem of Senior Hunger and Isolation: United States 2018.” Meals on Wheels America, August 2018.

“Linking Neighborhood Context and Health in Community-Dwelling Older Adults in the Medicare Advantage Program.” Jung, Daniel, Amy Kind, Stephanie Robert, William Buckingham, and Eva DuGoff. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society 66, no. 6 (June 2018): 1158–64.

“Announcing Cityblock: Bringing a New Approach to Urban Health, One Block at a Time.” Romm, Iyah. Medium: Sidewalk Talk (blog), October 1, 2017.

“All Together Now: Integrating Health and Community Supports for Older Adults.” Almeida, Beth. American Institutes for Research, December 2016.

“Providing More Home-Delivered Meals Is One Way to Keep Older Adults with Low Care Needs out of Nursing Homes.” Thomas, Kali S., and Vincent Mor. “Health Affairs (Project HOPE) 32, no. 10 (October 2013): 1796–1802.

“Innovations at Miami Practice Show Promise for Treating High-Risk Medicare Patients.” Chen, Christopher, and Craig Tanio. Health Affairs 32, no. 6 (June 2013): 1078-82.



Panel 2: Future Care Models for Aging Americans

“Employer Retiree Medicare Advantage Health Plans.” Better Medicare Alliance (fact sheet), May 2018.

“Side-by-Side Comparison: Medicare Accountable Care Organization (ACO) Models.” The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation, November 10, 2017.

“Company Thinks It Has Answer for Lower Health Costs: Customer Service.” Sanger-Katz, Margot. The New York Times, March 27, 2015, sec. The Upshot.

“2015 White House Conference on Aging: Final Report.” White House Conference on Aging, 2015.

Panel 3: Policy Considerations for the Future of Aging

“A Policy Option to Enhance Access and Affordability for Medicare’s Low-Income Beneficiaries.” Schoen, Cathy, Karen Davis, Amber Willink, and Christine Buttorff. The Commonwealth Fund (Issue Brief), September 2018.

“Rural Aging: Health and Community Policy Implications for Reversing Social Isolation.” Bipartisan Policy Center, July 2018.

“Preparing for Better Health and Health Care for an Aging Population.” Rowe, John W, Linda Fried, James Jackson, William Novelli, and Robyn Stone. National Academy of Medicine, Vital Directions, September 19, 2016.

“Perspectives on the Challenges of Financing Long-Term Services and Supports.” LeadingAge Pathways Report, February 2016.