Over the last century, the US population has become older. By 2030, 20% of the US population will be >65 years. Greater demand for long-term care (LTC) services is imminent as the population ages. The population of older Americans is also becoming more racially diverse, with the proportion of older adults who are from minority races expected to increase from 16.3% in 2010 to 23.6% in 2020.

Agency
National Institute of Health (NIH)
Institute
National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities (NIMHD)
Type
Exploratory Grants (P20)
Project #
5P20MD002329-08
Application #
8626182
Study Section
Special Emphasis Panel (ZMD1-RN)
Project Start
Project End
Budget Start
2014-03-01
Budget End
2015-02-28
Support Year
8
Fiscal Year
2014
Total Cost
$163,476
Indirect Cost
$42,127
Name
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Department
Type
DUNS #
122452563
City
Little Rock
State
AR
Country
United States
Zip Code
72205
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