New grant awarded to study social network medication safety intervention

Submitted by rjholden on Thu, 02/13/2020 - 12:23

Dr. Holden is the Principal Investigator (PI) of a new project applying social network science to study and improve the change in medication safety awareness and behavior. The project is a partnership between the IU Center for Aging Research (Drs. Holden, Campbell, Boustani, and Monahan) and the IU Network Science Institute (Drs. Eddens, Krendl). Read more about the SNA-P project

Holden, Boustani, Bateman awarded 2 NIH grants on technology for dementia caregivers

Submitted by rjholden on Thu, 11/07/2019 - 09:31

The two grants, the ICARE trial (R21, Holden and Boustani) and MOMENT trial (K23, Bateman) from the National Institute on Aging, will study whether use of the Brain CareNotes app is feasible, usable, and effective for reducing behavioral and psychological symptoms of dementia.

Holden and Valdez to organize 2nd Town Hall on Patient Ergonomics

Submitted by rjholden on Mon, 08/12/2019 - 20:43

Dr. Richard Holden and Dr. Rupa Valdez (U Virginia) were invited to organize a second town hall on Patient Ergonomics as part of the 2019 Annual Meeting of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society in Seattle, Washington. The town hall follows a well attended 2018 town hall, the first ever on the topic of patient-centered human factors.