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Stria Staff July 2, 2018

Stria’s mission is to provide information, experiences and content that inspire cross-sector solutions for our aging society. Our reporting seeks to uncover or elevate issues that have cross-sector value, but not necessarily cross-sector visibility. Here are the stories that YOU tell us matter most.


Does “Purpose” Really Matter to Older Adults?

If you’ve worked in the longevity market for any time, you’ve probably heard about the importance of goals and feeling valuable for healthy aging. Is “purpose” just another buzz word?

Changing How We Talk About Aging: Moving from Research to Practice

Leading organizations are waging an uphill battle to transform the way society talks about older age. How is the field aligning messages?

Gerontologists Are Becoming a Hotter Hire As Consumers Age

Companies outside the traditional field of aging are starting to recognize the value of gerontologists. Could your organization benefit too?

Rethinking Intergenerational Design

The Stanford Center on Longevity’s Ken Smith knows first hand that intergenerational design is vital. But when it comes to product design, are we really leveraging the value of older adults?

Applying Person-Centered Best Practices in the Longevity Market

Health care is moving toward a model that focuses on a person’s wants, needs and preferences. Can this approach work in other areas of the longevity market?