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Insights in Seniors Housing & Care

Serena Lipton, MMH

Serena Lipton, MMH

Serena Lipton serves as Programming Curation Manager at the National Investment Center for Seniors Housing & Care (NIC). In this role, Ms. Lipton collaborates with senior living industry leaders to develop educational platforms and content to service the industry. Before joining NIC, Ms. Lipton served as an Associate with Artemis Real Estate Partners’ healthcare business and was responsible for supporting asset management activities across the healthcare platform with a focus on seniors housing, in addition to prior years spent as an analyst for JLL and CBRE’s Senior Housing Valuation & Advisory Services. Ms. Lipton holds a Bachelor of Science in Hospitality Administration from the Boston University School of Hospitality Administration (’18) in addition to a Master's in Senior Living from the Boston University School of Hospitality Administration (’23) as well.

AgeTech  |  NIC Spring Conference  |  Senior Housing

Tech-Enhanced Senior Living: Insights from the 2024 NIC Spring Conference

By: Serena Lipton, MMH  |  March 28, 2024

The 2024 NIC Spring Conference saw a dynamic convergence of senior living operators and technology companies at the Innovation Lab, "Enhancing Health Outcomes Through Innovation: Tech-Enhanced Senior Living." Led by Moderator Abby Miller Levy, Managing Partner & Co-Founder of Primetime Partners and vice chair of NIC’s AgeTech Committee, and featuring panelists Amy Silva-Magalhaes, COO of The Bristal Assisted Living, and Greg Furst, Technology M&A Strategy Consultant at Omega Healthcare Investors, the session aimed to explore the transformative potential of technology in senior living.

NIC Academy Fundamentals of Underwriting Senior Housing and Care Certification Program Transforms Training for Senior Housing and Care Investment Professionals

By: Serena Lipton, MMH  |  October 18, 2023

NIC Academy has gone live this week with The Fundamentals of Underwriting Senior Housing and Care certificate program. This certificate program stands out as the industry's premier certification program designed to train investment and finance professionals. Upon completing the program's six courses, graduates will earn a certificate in the Fundamentals of Underwriting Senior Housing & Care and the professional designation of 'CSHIP' - Certified Senior Housing Investment Professional. The CSHIP designation is the first and only professional certification