Inspiring
research
in the field of aging services

Collaborating with leading researchers

who are transforming our industry

Mather LifeWays Institute on Aging is uniquely focused on conducting applied research, and recognizing and sharing the research of others who are impacting the field of aging services. The Institute continually encourages and recognizes innovative research through programs designed to showcase new findings.

Discover all that Mather LifeWays
Institute on Aging has to offer:

Seniors Housing &
Care Journal

An annual publication focusing on applied research and best practices in the fields of seniors housing and long-term care.

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Innovative Research on Aging Awards

Bringing attention to applied research that offers important implications for the senior living industry.

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Collaborative Research Partners

We look for collaborative research studies that have implications for older adults and/or the aging services workforce.

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Chicagoland
Research Symposium

A unique opportunity for Chicago-area researchers in the field of aging to exchange ideas, discuss current projects, and plant seeds for partnerships.

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Institutional Review Board

The Institutional Review Board of Mather LifeWays exists to protect the best interests of participants in research.

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