MARILYN LUPTAK

Curriculum Vitae Biosketch

MARILYN LUPTAK portrait
  • Chair, Aging in Social Work Concentration, College Of Social Work
  • Belle S. Spafford Endowed Chair in Social Work (2011-2012), College Of Social Work
  • J.A. Hartford Geriatric Social Work Faculty Scholar (2008-2010), College Of Social Work
  • Associate Director of Research, W.D. Goodwill Initiatives on Aging, College Of Social Work
  • Associate Professor, College Of Social Work
  • Associate Professor, College Of Social Work

Research

Research Summary

Dr. Luptak's scholarly work has a unifying theme of improving the health and well-being of vulnerable older adults and their families. Areas of investigation include health and mental health care for older adults, family care of older adults in rural and urban settings, care at the end of life, and elder maltreatment.

Research Keywords

  • geriatric health and mental health, Interest Level: 5
  • family care of older adults, Interest Level: 5
  • end-of-life care, Interest Level: 4