Building the nation’s capacity to conduct pragmatic clinical trials embedded within healthcare systems for people living with dementia and their caregivers
Maslow, Katie – MSW
Name:Maslow, Katie – MSW
Associate Team Leader, Stakeholder Engagement Team
Primary title:Visiting Scholar
Primary Institution:Gerontological Society of America
Visiting Scholar, Gerontological Society of America
Bio:Katie Maslow, MSW is a visiting scholar at the Gerontological Society of America (GSA). Her work has focused on research, policy, and practice initiatives to improve the quality, coordination, and outcomes of health and long-term care for people living with cognitive impairment, dementia, and co-existing medical conditions and their families. She co-chaired the 2017 National Research Summit on Care, Services and Supports for Persons with Dementia and their Caregivers which incorporated recommendations from six stakeholder groups, and she is currently organizing stakeholder group involvement in the 2020 Summit. Before joining the GSA in 2016, Katie was a scholar-in-residence at the Institute of Medicine (IOM), National Academies of Science, where she worked on cognitive aging and advanced dementia. She previously worked for the Alzheimer’s Association and the U.S. Office of Technology Assessment. She has a bachelor’s degree from Stanford University and a masters degree in Social Work from Howard University.