December 2022—As the year draws to a close, our December newsletter shares updates on RLA’s expanding team and support of projects that seek to advance health, knowledge, and equity across varied geographic, patient, and research communities. Read the newsletter and subscribe >>

September 2022—During World Alzheimer’s Month and Healthy Aging Month, our September newsletter celebrates scientific research, communications, and events that seek to enhance the promise of healthy aging for all. Read the newsletter and subscribe >>

August 2022—James Patrick Smith, PhD, died in Santa Monica, Calif., on August 4, 2022, following a heart attack he experienced on July 17, 2022.

Dr. Smith was a renowned economist who served as both a Senior Economist (1974-2020) and Director of Research on Labor and Population (1977-1993) for the RAND Corporation, where he also held the Distinguished Chair in Labor Markets and Demographic Studies. Dr. Smith published widely on topics ranging from education to immigration to wealth inequality. More recently he authored numerous widely cited studies on health outcomes and economic status worldwide.

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April 2022: Cherry blossoms mark the start of spring and a time of transition. Our April e-newsletter celebrates a season of change and growth. Read the newsletter and subscribe >>