I-HeAL | Institute for Healthy Aging and Lifespan Studies




The Institute for Healthy Aging and Lifespan Studies (I-HeAL) at Florida Atlantic University is dedicated to the advancement of health through pioneering research and practical application. The I-HeAL team is leading the way in redesigning the healthcare infrastructure to create novel intervention programs to improve the care of older adults with dementia and their caregivers, leading to improved care confidence and mobility, delayed nursing home placement, reduced hospital re-admission and decreased health care costs.

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FAU participates in clinical trial of new drug to treat Lewy body dementia
Alzheimer's disease and Parkinson's disease are widely known to the public, but another condition has similar symptoms: Lewy body dementia.
Oct. 20, 2016
See story on ABC Local 10.