“With older clients it is important to make sure that changes are not more disruptive than they need to be,” said USC Davis School student Leon Watts. “You want to make sure to maintain the familiar and sentimental things that bring them comfort.”
Sarah Wong awarded 2nd place in the Biological Sciences, Cell and Molecular Biology poster category during the NSF Emerging Researchers National Conference.
USC Davis School Vice Dean and James E. Birren Chair in Gerontology is recognized with the 2017 Hiram J. Friedsam Mentorship Award from the Association for Gerontology in Higher Education.
The Senior Living Executive Course addressed how residential communities must meet the unique needs of the aging baby boom generation, which include an increasing demand for exercise classes, specialty-food bistros, and multi-family housing options.
The USC Leonard Davis School of Gerontology mourns the loss of Richard King, a member of the Board of Councilors.
When it comes to older drivers, a closer look at current practices and emerging options provides guidance, as well as a glimpse of a future that can focus on ensuring public safety while allowing older adults as much independence as possible.
Dean Pinchas Cohen praises lab manager Hemal Mehta as an “extraordinary leader.”
Periodic cycles of fasting reprogram pancreatic cells and restore insulin production, USC researchers find.
Celebrated scientist David Sinclair delivered this year’s Kesten Memorial Lecture on February 16.
Donna Benton and Sandi Fitzpatrick are selected to lead legislature’s caregiving advisory group.