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  • Our MissionWe are dedicated to improving health and well-being of Chinese populations through research, education, training, and sustainable community developments.
  • New BookDr. Xinqi Dong's new book is coming out in 2017! Title—Elder Abuse: Research, Practice, and Policy, a comprehensive review of elder abuse issues.
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Who We Are

The Chinese Health, Aging, and Policy Program is built on a synergistic community-academic collaborative partnership between Rush Institute for Healthy Aging, Northwestern University, and many community-based social services agencies with Chinese American Service League and Xilin Asian Community Center as the main community partners.

What's New

Dr. Dong's New Book

New Book

Dr. Xinqi Dong's new book is coming out in 2017!
Title—Elder Abuse: Research, Practice, and Policy, a comprehensive review of elder abuse issues.

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PINE Newsletter

Current Issue

In this issue, we introduce the health knowledge of diebetes and optimism. To read more, please click "Current Issue."

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Chicago Guide

Chicago Guide

Chicago guide provides information about health insurance, health tips, legal clinic, and others.

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Our Research

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The PINE Study

The PINE Study is a community-based participatory population study in the greater Chicago area. We investigated more than 3000 older adults to better understand thier health and well-being.

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The Piety Study

The piety study aims to find out factors impacting the health and aging of Chinese older adults from the perspectives and experiences of adult children

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Study Reports

The study reports provide our research findings regarding health and well-being of Chinese population in the greater Chicago area.

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Data

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Data Sharing Request

To our knowledge, the PINE study represents the largest cohort of Chinese older adults for epidemiological research in Western countries. If you are interested in using our data, please submit your data sharing request.

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PINE Study Codebook

PINE Study Codebook contains our survey instruments and corresponding codes for data analysis. If you are interested in applying for data sharing request for the PINE Study, please check our PINE Study codebook.

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Piety Study Codebook

Piety Study Codebook contains our survey instruments and corresponding codes for data analysis. If you are interested in applying for data sharing request for the Piety Study, please check our Piety Study codebook.

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