Alon-Shenker, P., & Lurie, L. (2019). Do trade unions promote age diversity and intergenerational solidarity in the workplace? A view from Canada and Israel. Labor Law Journal.


Barer, Y., Cohen, O., & CukiermanYaffe, T. (2019). Effect of glycaemic control on cardiovascular disease in individuals with type 2 diabetes with pre‐existing cardiovascular disease: A systematic review and meta‐analysis. Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolism21(3), 732-735. doi: 10.1111/dom.13581

Bar-Tur, L., Ifrah, K., Moore, D., & Katzman, B. (2019). Exchange of emotional support between adult children and their parents and the children’s well-being. Journal of Child and Family Studies, 28, 1250-1262. doi:10.1007/s10826-019-01355-2

Blokh, D., Stambler, I., Lubart, E., & Mizrahi, E. H. (2019). An information theory approach for the analysis of individual and combined evaluation parameters of multiple age-related diseases. Entropy21(6), 572. doi: 10.3390/e21060572


Cantu, P. A., Sheehan, C. M., Sasson, I., & Hayward, M. D. (2019). Increasing education-based disparities in healthy life expectancy among US non-Hispanic whites, 2000–2010. The Journals of Gerontology: Series B (advance access). doi: 10.1093/geronb/gbz145

Cohen-Mansfield, J. (2019). What does conducting a clinical study teach you? Insights to improve care and enhance collaboration. Journal of the American Medical Directors Association20(2), 110. doi: 10.1016/j.jamda.2018.12.020

Cohen-Mansfield, J. (2019). Who is informed and who uninformed? Addressing the legal barriers to progress in dementia research and care. Israel Journal of Health Policy Research, 8, 17. doi: 10.1186/s13584-018-0279-z.

Cohen-Mansfield, J., & Eisner, R. (2019). The meanings of loneliness for older persons. Aging Mental Health, 17, 1-11. (Advance online publication). doi: 10.1080/13607863.2019.1571019

Cohen-Mansfield, J., & Sommerstein, M. (2019). Motivating inactive seniors to participate in physical activity: A pilot RCT. American Journal of Health Behavior43(1), 195-206. doi: 10.5993/ajhb.43.1.16

Cohen-Mansfield, J., Dakheel-Ali, M., & Jensen, B. (2019) Predicting service use and intent to use services of older adult residents of two naturally occurring retirement communities. In: T. B Bent-Goodley, J. H Williams, M. L. Teasley, & S. H. Gorin (Eds.), Grand challenges for Society evidence-based social work practice. (pp. 154-167). Washington DC: NASW Press.

Cohen-Mansfield, J., Gavendo, R., & Blackburn, E. (2019). Activity preferences of persons with dementia: An examination of reports by formal and informal caregivers. Dementia18(6), 2036-2048. doi: 10.1177/147130121774071

Cohen-Mansfield, J., Golander, H., Iecovich, E., & Jensen, B. (2019). Social engagement care for frail older persons: Desire for it and provision by live-in migrant caregivers. The Journals of Gerontology: Series B74(6), 1062-1071. doi:10.1093/geronb/gbx052

Cohen-Mansfield, J., Truong, L., Gavendo, R., Blackburn, E., & Hirshfeld, K. (2019). Which group activities work best for persons with dementia? A comparison of ratings from therapeutic recreation staff and research observers. American Journal of Recreation Therapy18(2), 39-48. doi: 10.5055/ajrt.2019.0188

Cukierman-Yaffe, T., Bosch, J., Jung, H., Punthakee, Z., & Gerstein, H. C. (2019). Hypoglycemia and incident cognitive dysfunction: A post hoc analysis from the ORIGIN trial. Diabetes Care42(1), 142-147. doi: 10.2337/dc18-0690

Golander, H. (2019). Mini research projects as a mechanism to improve the quality of dementia care. Israel Journal of Health Policy Research8(1), 16. doi: 10.1186/s13584-018-0273-5

Goltsman, G., Gal, G., Mizrahi, E. H., Mardanov, S., Pinco, E., & Lubart, E. (2019). The impact of intensive staff education on rate of Clostridium difficile-associated disease in hospitalized geriatric patients. Aging Clinical and Experimental Research, 1-6. doi: 10.1007/s40520-019-01424-y

Kreitler, S. (2019) The meaning-based approach to assessing the images of young and elderly women and men. In C. Pracana & M. Wang (Eds.), Psychological applications and trends (pp. 414-419). Lisboa, Portugal: InScience Press.

Kreitler, S. (2019). Towards a consensual model in personality psychology. Personality and Individual Differences147, 156-165. doi: 10.1016/j.paid.2019.03.009

Lifshitz, R., Nimrod, G., & Bachner, Y. G. (2019). Spirituality and wellbeing in later life: A multidimensional approach. Aging & Mental Health, 23(8), 984-991 doi: 10.1080/13607863.2018.1460743.

Palgi, Y., Shrira, A., Kavé, G., Rubinstien, T., & Shmotkin, D. (2019). Which factors do older adults consider when estimating the time left for them to live? The Journals of Gerontology, Series B: Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences, 74(1), 69-73. doi: 10.1093/geronb/gby048

Sasson, I., & Hayward, M. D. (2019). Association between educational attainment and causes of death among white and black US Adults, 2010-2017. JAMA, 322(8), 756-763. doi: 10.1001/jama.2019.11330

Twig, G., Reichman, B., Afek, A., … Cukierman-Yaffe, T.... & Pinhas-Hamiel, O. (2019). Severe obesity and cardio-metabolic comorbidities: A nationwide study of 2.8 million adolescents. International Journal of Obesity43(7), 1391-1399. doi: 10.1038/s41366-018-0213-z

Yoeli-Ullman, R., Maayan-Metzger, A., Zemet, R., Dori Dayan, N., … & Cukierman-Yaffe, T. (2019). The association between novel glucose indices in parturients with type 1 diabetes mellitus and clinically significant neonatal hypoglycemia. Gynecological Endocrinology, 1-5. doi: 10.1080/09513590.2019.1698027

Zemet, R., Cukierman-Yaffe, T., Weiss, L., Dori-Dayan, N., … & Yoeli-Ullman, R. (2019). Novel maternal glycemic indices during labor and the risk of significant neonatal hypoglycemia in T1DM. American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology (Supplement to January 2019), 220(1), S278-S279.



Kreitler, S. (2019). Psycho-oncology for the clinician: The patient behind the disease. Basel: Switzerland: Springer International Publishing. doi: 10.1007/978-3-030-06126-5



Ayalon, L., Zisberg, A., Cohn-Schwartz, E., Cohen-Mansfield, J… & Asher-Sigal, E. B. (2020). Long term care settings in the times of the COVID-19: Challenges and future directions. International Psychogeriatrics, 1-14. doi:10.1017/S1041610220001416

Bendor, C. D., Bardugo, A., Zucker, I., Cukierman-Yaffe, T. ... & Pinhas-Hamiel, O. (2020). Childhood pancreatitis and risk for incident diabetes in adulthood. Diabetes Care43(1), 145-151. doi: 10.2337/dc19-1562

Cantu, P. A., Sheehan, C. M., Sasson, I., & Hayward, M. D. (Forthcoming). Increasing Education-Based Disparities in Healthy Life Expectancy Among US Non-Hispanic Whites, 2000–2010. The Journals of Gerontology: Series B (advance access).

CohenMansfield, J. (2020). The impact of environmental factors on persons with dementia attending recreational groups. International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry35(2), 141-146. doi: 10.1002/gps.521

Cohen-Mansfield, J., & Brill, S. (2020). Family caregiver perceptions of end of life in persons with and without dementia. Geriatric Nursing. (Available online ahead of print). doi: 10.1016/j.gerinurse.2020.03.008

Cohen-Mansfield, J., & Brill, S. (2020). Regrets of family caregivers in Israel about the end of life of deceased relatives. Aging & Mental Health, 1-8. doi: 10.1080/13607863.2019.1709154

Cukierman-Yaffe, T., Gerstein, H. C., Colhoun, H. M., Diaz, R., ... & Rydén, L. (2020). Effect of dulaglutide on cognitive impairment in type 2 diabetes: An exploratory analysis of the REWIND trial. The Lancet Neurology19(7), 582-590. doi: 10.1016/s1474-4422(20)30173-3

Cukierman-Yaffe, T., McClure, L., Risoli, T., Bosch, J., ... & Benavente, O. (2020). The relationship between glucose control & cognitive function in people with diabetes after a lacunar stroke. Journal of the Endocrine Society4 (Supplement 1), A877. doi: 10.1210/jendso/bvaa046

Dori-Dayan, N., Cukierman-Yaffe, T., Zemet, R., Cohen, O., …& Yoeli-Ullman, R. (2020). Gestational weight gain does-not affect insulin requirement during pregnancy in women with Type 1 diabetes. American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology222(1), S630-S631. doi: 10.1016/j.ajog.2019.11.1029

Dori-Dayan, N., Cukierman-Yaffe, T., Zemet, R., Cohen, O., … & Yoeli-Ullman, R. (2020). Insulin requirement throughout pregnancy in women with Type 1 diabetes: Evidence from a longitudinal study. American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology222(1), S496-S497. doi: 10.1016/j.ajog.2019.11.799

Fostick, L., Taitelbaum-Swead, R., Kreitler, S., Zokraut, S., & Billig, M. (2020). Auditory training to improve speech perception and self-efficacy in aging adults. Journal of Speech, Language, and Hearing Research63(4), 1270-1281. doi: 10.1044/2019_jslhr-19-00355

Kreitler, S. (2020). The many faces of creativity. In S. Kreitler (Ed.), New Frontiers in creativity. Hauppage, New York: Nova Publishers. ISBN: 978-1-53616-637-8

Lifshitz, R., Ifrah, K., Markovitz, N., & Shmotkin, D. (2020). Do past and prospective adversities intersect? Distinct effects of cumulative adversity and the hostile-world scenario on functioning at later life. Aging & Mental Health, 24(7), 1116-1125.‏ doi: 10.1080/13607863.2019.1597014

Lifshitz, R., Ifrah, K., Markovitz, N., Bluvstein, I., & Shmotkin, D. (2020). Inventory of complicated grief: Factor structure among middle-aged and older bereaved parents. Death Studies. doi: 10.1080/07481187.2020.1725931 [available online ahead of print]

Lurie, L. (Fortcoming). Occupational welfare in Israel: A study of collective agreements and benefits. The International Journal of Comparative Labour Law and Industrial Relations.

Lurie, L. (2020). Should age discrimination be an integral part of employment discrimination law? Theoretical Inquiries in Law21(1), 103-138. doi: 10.1515/til-2020-0006

Mordenfeld, N., Gayus, N., Azmon, M., Guri-Twito, … & Cukierman-Yaffe, T. (2020). Determining the optimal cognitive screening tool in older people with diabetes. Frontiers in Endocrinology11, 322. doi: 10.3389/fendo.2020.00322

Natovich, R., Gayus, N., Azmon, M., Michal, H., ... & Cukierman-Yaffe, T. (2020). A comprehensive intervention for promoting successful aging amongst older people with diabetes with below-normal cognitive function – a feasibility study. Frontiers in Endocrinology11, 348. doi: 10.3389/fendo.2020.00348

Shenkman, G., & Shmotkin, D. (2020). Self-perceived parental role and mental health concomitants among Israeli gay and heterosexual fathers. Journal of Homosexuality, 67(5), 712-732. doi: 10.1080/00918369.2018.1555392

Shenkman, G., Ifrah, K., & Shmotkin, D. (2020). Interpersonal vulnerability and its association with depressive symptoms among gay and heterosexual men. Sexuality Research and Social Policy, 17, 199–208. doi: 10.1007/s13178-019-00383-3

Shrira, A., Palgi, Y., & Shmotkin, D. (Forthcoming). Aging in the shadow of trauma: Meaning in life as a resource for older adults in Israel. In O. Mayseless & P. Russo-Netzer (Eds.), Search for meaning in the Israeli scene. Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press.

Twig, G., Zucker, I., Afek, A., Cukierman-Yaffe, T., ... & Pinhas-Hamiel, O. (2020). Adolescent obesity and early-onset type 2 diabetes. Diabetes Care. doi: 10.2337/dc19-1988

Vana, N., & Hazan, H. (2020). Book review: Living before dying: Imagining and remembering home. Anthropology & Aging41(1), 121-122. doi: 10.5195/aa.2020.268

Whiteley, W. N., Anand, S., Bangdiwala, S. I.,…Cukierman-Yaffe, T.... & Pigeyre, M. (2020). Are large simple trials for dementia prevention possible? Age and Ageing49(2), 154-160. doi: 10.1093/ageing/afz152

Wilson, B., Drefahl, S., Sasson, I., Henery, P. M., & Uggla, C. (Forthcoming). Regional trajectories in life expectancy and life-span variation: Persistent inequality in two Nordic welfare states. Population Space and Place.

Yaron, M., Shalit, R., Kreiser, D., Cukierman-Yaffe, T., … & Yoeli, R. (2020). Very restricted carbohydrate (ketogenic) diet: A rare cause of a recurrent hypoglycemic-euglycemic diabetic ketoacidosis in the pregnancy. European Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology and Reproductive Biology, 248, 257-258. doi: 10.1016/j.ejogrb.2020.03.021

Yoeli-Ullman, R., Dori-Dayan, N., Mazaki-Tovi, S., Zemet, … & Cukierman-Yaffe, T. (2020). towards implementation of the Saint Vincent Declaration: Outcomes of women with pregestational diabetes. The Israel Medical Association Journal: IMAJ22(3), 137-141.





Brill, S., Hazan, H., Cohen-Mansfield, J., & Lavi, S. (Upcoming). End of life: medical, law, and culture aspects in the face of death in Israel. (Hebrew). Tel Aviv: Hakibbutz Hameuchad-Sifriat Poalim Publishing Group.

Kreitler, S. (2020). (Ed.). New Frontiers in creativity. Hauppage, New York: Nova Publishers. ISBN: 978-1-53616-637-8

(*) Names of the faculty members of the Herczeg Institute on Aging are bolded.

Last Update September 2020.