Our Research Partners


Elder Service Connections Project Partners


David Burns, Ph.D.

University of Toronto

Associate Professor

Associate Dean, Academic


Marie-Therese Connolly, JD

Elder Rights Lawyer


Erin Salvo, JD

Maine Department of Health and Human Services

Associate Director, Adult Protective Services

Office of Aging and Disability Services




Robert Woods Johnson Foundation

Interdisciplinary Research Leaders 

A Helping Voice Project Partners

Zach Gassoumis, Ph.D

University of Southern California

Keck School of Medicine

Assistant Professor of Family Medicine (Geriatric Research)

Stuart Lewis, M.D.

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center

Geisel School of Medicine

Professor of Medicine 

Specializing in Geriatrics