Steven M. Albert, PhD

University of Pittsburgh
Department of Behavioral and Community Health Sciences
130 DeSoto St
Pittsburgh, PA
USA 15236

Biographical Sketch:
Research examines how societies can ensure a healthy old age. Specific topics include: Analyzing and overcoming barriers to standing immunization orders Delivery of clinical prevention services to middle-aged and older adults Linking research to delivery of services in low-income African-American elderly Public health and the end of life. Agent-based models and vaccine refusal Self-perceptions of mobility and balance Self-management of chronic disease Delivery of aging services on a community-wide scale.