What’s Hot in Aging Research:

April 1, 2019

8:00am – 3:30pm

Register Here: events.usc.edu/esvp (code: aging)

Registration:

Early Bird (Before February 15, 2019)
$60 Conference
Conference w/CEU$160

Regular Fee (After February 15, 2019)
$80 Conference
$180 Conference w/CEU $180

Approved for MFT, LCSWs, NHAP, and RCFE

Fee Includes Lunch and Parking

Current Gerontology Students: $10

 Fee Includes Lunch

8:00am – 9:00am
Registration and Continental Breakfast

9:00am – 9:15am
Welcome
Pinchas Cohen, MD, Dean, USC Leonard Davis School of Gerontology, Executive Director, Ethel Percy Andrus Gerontology Center William and Sylvia Kugel Dean’s Chair in Gerontology

9:15am – 10:00am
Policy: The truths about how far we have come in the last 10 yearsReginald Tucker-Seeley, ScD, Assistant Professor of Gerontology, USC Leonard Davis School of Gerontology

10:00am – 10:15am
Break

10:15am – 11:15am
Break Out – Rooms and Topics Below

Age Friendly (GER 124)
Caroline Cicero, PhD, MSW, MPL, Instructional Associate Professor of Gerontology
Director, USC Age Friendly University Initiative, USC Leonard Davis School of Gerontology

Nutrition (GER 115)
Cary Kreutzer, EdD, MPH, RD, FAND, Associate Professor of Gerontology and Pediatrics
Assistant Clinical Professor, Keck School of Medicine of USC

Alzheimer’s (GER224)
Todd Morgan, PhD, Research Professor of Gerontology, USC Leonard Davis School of Gerontology

11:15am – 12:00pm
The Sustainability of MedicareDana Goldman, PhD, Leonard D. Schaeffer Director’s Chair, Schaeffer Center
Distinguished Professor of Public Policy, Pharmacy & Economics at the USC School of Pharmacy and the USC Price School of Public Policy

12:00pm – 1:30pm
Lunch
Poster Presentations & Photographic Exhibition

1:30pm – 2:15pm
Technology: The Future?Maja Mataric, PhD, SM, Chan Soon-Shiong Chaired Professor and Vice Dean of Research, USC Viterbi School of Engineering, Co-Founder and Chief Science Officer, Embodied, Inc.

2:15pm – 2:30pm
Break

2:30pm – 3:15pm
Panel Discussion
Chair: Pinchas Cohen, MD, Dean, USC Leonard Davis School of Gerontology

Clinical Practice and Research with Older AdultsDuke Han, PhD, Director of Neuropsychology in the Department of Family Medicine, and an Associate Professor of Family Medicine, Neurology, Psychology, and Gerontology, Keck School of Medicine of USC

Addressing the Social Stigma and Challenges of AgingEileen Crimmins, PhD, AARP Professor of Gerontology
University Professor, USC Leonard Davis School of Gerontology
Director, Multidisciplinary Research Training in Gerontology PhD Program

Global Differences in Aging WorldKelvin Davies, PhD, DSc, FRSC, FRCP, Professor of Molecular Biology & Biochemistry
Vice Dean, Dean of Faculty and Dean of Research, James E. Birren Chair in Gerontology, Director, Ethel Percy Andrus Gerontology Center, Director, USC-Buck Biology of Aging PhD Program, USC Leonard Davis School of Gerontology

3:15pm – 3:30pm
Closing Remarks
Pinchas Cohen, MD, Dean, USC Leonard Davis School of Gerontology Executive Director, Ethel Percy Andrus Gerontology Center William and Sylvia Kugel Dean’s Chair in Gerontology