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Release Date: 08/27/2021 Source: National Council on Aging Gallery

Dr. Judith Cook and her team presented their health self-management education…

On June 9, 2021, Dr. Judith Cook and her team presented their health self-management education project, designed to improve the emotional and physical well-being of Illinois' older adults, at the National Council on Aging’s annual conference, Age+Action.


Release Date: 08/27/2021 Source: @TalkMHResearch

Dr. Judith Cook, Jessica Jonikas and faculty from Temple University launched…

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Release Date: 05/26/2021 Source: Institute for Healthcare Advancement

Dr. Lisa Razzano and research partners at Thresholds have been selected to…

The award recognizes a library of health literacy materials developed to promote physical wellness among individuals with serious mental illness. This collaboration between the UIC Center on Mental Health Services Research and Policy..


Release Date: 03/15/2021 Source: Orlando Sentinel Media Group

Dr. Judith Cook was interviewed at the Orlando Sentinel Media Group

A senior reporter at the Orlando Sentinel Media Group interviewed Dr. Judith Cook about the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on the mental health of older Americans, particularly those living alone or in long-term care facilities.


Release Date: 03/15/2021 Source: National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine

Dr. Judith Cook was invited by National Institute on Disability, Independent…

Forum: Examining the Use of Biomarkers in Establishing the Presence and Severity of Impairments, co-hosted by the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine and the Social Security Administration.


Release Date: 12/11/2020 Source: UIC Today

Dr. Judith Cook and her team were featured in UIC Today

Dr. Judith Cook and her team were featured in UIC Today, announcing the funding of their new Center dedicated to identifying the needs of adults and youth with mental health conditions during the COVID-19 pandemic, and testing interventions to help people access medical care, learn illness self-management strategies, and rebuild their lives.