As Congressionally mandated centers of excellence, Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Centers (GRECCs
) are housed in select Veterans Affairs Medical Centers throughout the United States.
VA Maryland Health Care System, Research Service, Department of Medicine, Division of Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine and Baltimore Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Center (GRECC
), Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
In a separate study at the VA Puget Sound Health Care System, GRECC
researchers treated 109 adults affected by Alzheimer's or mild cognitive impairment with placebo or intranasal insulin.
Because the division's staff organization and functions were fluid and we did not know what the GRECC
would eventually be responsible for or how it would be manned, we knew that questions in these areas would invariably come to the ACE.
This article describes a clinical demonstration project, the Comprehensive Care Clinic (CCC) in the West Los Angeles VA Medical Center, implemented by its Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center (GRECC
) outpatient clinic staff that aimed to serve this need.
During the last three-and-a-half years of his life, Abe lived in the GRECC
Long Term Care Center at the Edith Nourse Rogers Memorial Veterans Hospital in Bedford, Massachusetts.
Acting Assistant Professor GRECC
182 B, VAPSHCS 1660 S.
182B, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 3801 Miranda Avenue, Palo Alto, CA94304, USA
Lipschitz says it was GRECC
that promoted the initial discussions for the Center on Aging almost five years ago.
PREVILL, MO, MPH, Medical Instructor, Department of Medicine, Division of Geriatrics, Medical Director GeriPACT Clinic, Durham VA GRECC
, Duke University Medical Center
After the completion of baseline testing, subjects underwent 6 months of AEX training at the Baltimore VA GRECC
exercise facility supervised by trained exercise physiologists.