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John Holton

Visiting Research Professor

Contact

Address:

1640 West Roosevelt, Suite 510-B, Chicago, Illinois 60608

Office Phone:

(312) 413-4233

About

Professional Interests:
Gerontology and health equity for older populations
Child health and well-being
Engagement with government and community stakeholders

Research:
Elder exploitation and abuse prevention
Community housing for older adults
Collective efficacy and senior security

Selected Publications

Molnar, B. E., Goerge, R. E., Gilsanz, P., Hill, A, Subramanian, S. V., Holton, J. K., Duncan, D. T., Beatriz, E. D., & Beardslee, W. R. (2016). Neighborhood-level social processes and substantiated cases of child maltreatment. Child Abuse and Neglect, 51, 41-53.

Holton, J. K. & Chen, J. (2014). Illinois Department of Aging model for caring for elderly with special physical, mental, linguistic, and other challenges. Welfare China, April, 2014.

Holton, J. K. (2007). Discourse on HFA: Practice, research, and policy action steps. Child and Family Policy and Practice Review, 3 (2), 19-22.

Zambrana, R. E., & Holton, J. K. (2007). Disparity/Inequity, knowledge production and public policy. Journal of Ethnic and Cultural Diversity in Social Work, 16(3/4), 169-178.

Education

PhD, The Pennsylvania State University
MEd, University of Hartford
BA, Howard University