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Professional Partners Supporting Family Caregivers

Kelly, Kathleen MPA; Reinhard, Susan C. PhD, RN, FAAN; Brooks-Danso, Ashley MSW

AJN, American Journal of Nursing: September 2008 - Volume 108 - Issue 9 - p 6–12
doi: 10.1097/01.NAJ.0000336400.76635.db
Executive Summary

A "state of the science" symposium brought together leaders in the two professions.

A "state of the science" symposium brought together leaders in the two professions.

Kathleen Kelly is the executive director of the Family Caregiver Alliance in San Francisco. Susan C. Reinhard is the senior vice president for Public Policy at AARP in Washington, DC, and chief strategist for the Center to Champion Nursing in America. Ashley Brooks-Danso is codirector of the Gero-Ed Center (National Center for Gerontological Social Work Education), housed at the Council on Social Work Education in Alexandria, VA.

Contact author: Kathleen Kelly, kkelly@caregiver.org.

Kelly, Reinhard, and Brooks-Danso are the editors of this supplement.

The authors of this article have disclosed no other significant ties, financial or otherwise, to any company that might have an interest in the publication of this educational activity.

© 2008 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.