The Power to Redefine Aging

Empowering seniors to live their best life

For more than a century, Hebrew SeniorLife, a Harvard Medical School affiliate, has helped seniors experience and enjoy their best possible life. We achieve this by providing vibrant senior living communities; delivering a comprehensive range of personalized health care services; conducting influential research on aging; and teaching the next generation of geriatric care professionals.

New Thoughts on Aging

News From Hebrew SeniorLife

  • 12/31/2018

    A new “atlas” of genetic influences on osteoporosis will unlock better treatment options
    Identifying more than 500 genetic determinants of bone mineral density, researchers expect to provide new opportunities for the development of novel drugs to prevent or treat osteoporosis
    Boston – A ground-breaking new study has succeeded in compiling an atlas of genetic factors associated with estimated bone mineral density (BMD), one of the most clinically relevant factors in diagnosing osteoporosis. The paper, published in Nature Genetics , identifies 518 genome-wide loci,... Learn More
  • 12/18/2018

    Hebrew Rehabilitation Center and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center Collaborate to Improve Post-Acute Care for Medically Complex Seniors
    Specialized Pulmonary and Respiratory Care Patients in Boston to Benefit from Improved Continuity of Care between Acute and Post-Acute Settings
    BOSTON - Harvard Medical School-affiliated Hebrew Rehabilitation Center (HRC), Boston’s only long-term chronic care hospital for seniors, today announced a new clinical partnership with its longstanding affiliate, fellow HMS-teaching hospital Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC).... Learn More