USC Davis Assistant Professor Tara Gruenewald shares data from the Experience Corps, authoring the first-ever large-scale study on how an intergenerational civic engagement program improves older adults’ perceptions of how they help the next generation.
USC Leonard Davis School of Gerontology University Professor Caleb Finch, Assistant Professor Jennifer Ailshire, and Ph.D. student Nick Woodward were interviewed for Mother Jones’ July-August 2015 cover story, “Does Pollution Cause Dementia?”, about the possible links between air pollution and degenerative brain diseases.
While 40 percent of Baby Boomers expect to remodel their homes sometime in the future, few do so with their own health and aging in mind, according to a new study from The Hartford and the USC Davis School of Gerontology. [Continue Reading...]
Conducting research in the Institute of Population Ageing at the University of Oxford, 2008 USC Davis Master of Science in Gerontology graduate Patricia O’Neill completes her doctoral dissertation on Chinese women navigating the balance between contemporary norms and traditional obligations as daughters. [Continue Reading...]
USC Leonard Davis School of Gerontology Associate Professor Susan Enguidanos is named a Fellow of the Gerontological Society of America, the organization’s highest class of membership and a recognition of outstanding work in gerontology. [Continue Reading...]