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...]
A new partnership between the USC Davis School, The Hartford Center for Mature Market Excellence, and Crawford Contractor Connection educates contractors on how to assess the homes of older adults for risks and help homeowners age in place. [Continue Reading...]
Katy Fike, Ph.D. ’09, is lauded for her work as co-founder of Aging 2.0, a network of innovators using technology to improve the lives of older adults. [Continue Reading...]
Siblings, business partners, and classmates: USC Davis Master of Arts in Gerontology graduates Stephen Zimmerman and Lauren Zimmerman Cook make furthering their gerontology knowledge a family affair. [Continue Reading...]
2015 USC Davis Master of Science in Gerontology graduate Alexander Woodman says his experiences at the Davis School have prepared him to be a leader in international public health and be an advocate for vulnerable people at every stage of life. [Continue Reading...]