Research shows that where we live affects how we age, including age-related diseases and overall well-being. On Wednesday, April 19, the USC Davis School of Gerontology will host a series of discussions about the intersection of aging and the environment for its annual symposium, “What’s
Archive: April 2017
The Wall Street Journal interviewed Valter Longo of the USC Davis School about the benefits of a “fasting mimicking diet” on the body’s response to diseases.
Journalist Peter Bowes interviewed Caroline Cicero for an episode of his Live Well and Master Aging podcast featuring a program where senior citizen reenact iconic scenes from famous movies. Dr.Cicero explained why this could promote longevity by focussing on aspects of life such as socialization,
On National Health Care Decisions Day April 16, take the opportunity to talk to family members about discuss living wills and end-of-life preferences in a comfortable, loving setting, says Associate Professor Susan Enguidanos.
The fellowship will support PhD in Gerontology student Carly Roman as she researches the psychological benefits of generativity, the feeling of contributing to another’s well-being.
USC Leonard Davis School of Gerontology faculty member Kelvin J. A. Davies has been named an Honorary Distinguished Professor of King’s College, London University in England.
The American Society on Aging, in collaboration with the USC Leonard Davis School of Gerontology, offers two online courses, "Fundamentals of Gerontology" and "Managing Health and Chronic Conditions in Older Adults." The next sessions begin April 17, 2017.
The Guardian (UK) interviewed Valter Longo of the USC Davis School about his research linking fasting-mimicking diets to anti-aging and disease treatment.