USC Leonard Davis School faculty, postdoctoral and student researchers present at GSA 2019

The 2019 Gerontological Society of America Annual Scientific Meeting, taking place November 13-17 in Austin, Texas will feature symposia, posters and papers led by USC Leonard Davis School of Gerontology faculty, postdoctoral and student researchers. Leonard Davis School presentations are listed below (session numbers in bold); for more details and the full conference program, please visit the GSA website.

USC Gerontology Presentations

(Alphabetically by last name)

Jennifer Ailshire

1050 Symposium: Discrimination, Stress, and Health Across the Life Course (Chair: R. J. Thorpe)

Thurs 8:00am-9:30am | 5B, Level 3 (CC)

○ “Black-White Differences in Chronic Stress: Does Appraisal Matter for Anxiety and Depressive Symptoms?,” L. Brown, L. Abrams, U. Mitchell, J. Ailshire

 

1060 Symposium: Exploring the Impact of Technology on Older Adults’ Well-Being (Chair: W. R. Boot)

Thurs 8:00am-9:30am | 17B, Level 4 (CC)

○ “Internet Use and Social Isolation: The Significance of Life Transitions,” H. Shim, J. A. Ailshire, E. M. Crimmins

 

1315 Poster: Chronic Disease And Disease Management

Thurs 1:30pm-3:30pm | EH-4, Level 1 (CC)

1315-53: “Association of Multimorbidity With Incident Shingles Among Older Americans,” H. Kang, E. Crimmins, J. A. Ailshire

 

1345 Poster: Environment And Aging

Thurs 1:30pm-3:30pm | EH-4, Level 1 (CC)

1345-106: “Housing Affordability and Inter-Regional Moves Among Older Adults,” S. Mawhorter, J. A. Ailshire

 

1401 Poster: Technology

Thurs 1:30pm-3:30pm | EH-4, Level 1 (CC)

1401-289: “Cross-Country Comparison of Internet Use and Depression by Gender: The Role of Intergenerational Factors,” H. Shim, J. A. Ailshire, E. Crimmins

 

2570 Late Breaking Poster Session III

Fri 1:30pm-3:30pm | EH-4, Level 1 (CC)

LB2570-436: “Dietary Intake and Nutritional Risk among Older Americans,” Y. Choi, J. A. Ailshire, E. Crimmins

 

3275 Poster: Cancer And Biobehavioral Health

Sat 1:30pm-3:30pm | EH-4, Level 1 (CC) BSS

3275-17: “Living Alone, Having Children and Friends Nearby, and Daily Fruit and Vegetable Consumption,” Y. Choi, J. A. Ailshire, E. Crimmins

 

4000 Symposium: Aging In Latin America: A Focus On Middle-income Countries (Chair: C. Garcia)

Sun 8:00am-9:30am | 11B, Level 4 (CC)

○ “Biological Risk Profiles in the Older Mexican Population,” C. Garcia, J. Saenz, J. A. Ailshire, R. Wong, E. M. Crimmins

○ “Variation in Biological Risk Among Older Colombians by Age, Gender, and Educational Attainment,” J. A. Ailshire, M. Osuna

○ “Envejecimiento y Estratos: Socioeconomic Inequality in Aging in Colombia,” M. Osuna, J. A. Ailshire

 

4080 Paper: Technology, Therapy, And Treatment Of Various Health Conditions (Chair: D. Yu)

Sun 8:00am-9:30am | 9C, Level 3 (CC)

○ “Shingles Vaccine Uptake Among Older Adults: Identifying Early, Late, and Non-Adopters,” H. Kang, E. Crimmins, J. A. Ailshire


María P. Aranda

3070 Paper: Health Concerns of Latin Older Adults (Chair: I. V. Carrion)

Sat 8:00am-9:30am | 4BC, Level 3 (CC) BSS

○ “The Effects of Chronic Pain and Loneliness on Functioning Among Latino and White Older Adults,” D. Camacho, M. P. Aranda, D. Burnette, E. Lukens

○ “The Role of Culture and Language in Depression Care Experiences Among Older Latinas/os and Healthcare Providers,” M. P. Aranda, J. Christensen, I. Aguilar

 

3180 Paper: Factors Related to Family Caregiving (Chair: J. M. Griffin)

Sat 12:00pm-1:30pm | 6A, Level 3 (CC) BSS

○ “The Association of Loneliness and Chronic Clinically Significant Pain Among African American and White Older Adults,” D. Camacho, D. Burnette, M. P. Aranda, E. Lukens

 

3320 Poster: Family Caregiving III

Sat 1:30pm-3:30pm | EH-4, Level 1 (CC) BSS

3320-138: “Social Engagement Mediates the Association Between Role Overload and Nighttime Awakening of Dementia Caregivers,” J. Liang, M. P. Aranda, D. Lloyd

 

3620 Late Breaking Poster Session IV

Sat 1:30pm-3:30pm | EH-4, Level 1 (CC)

LB3620-444: “Caregivers: Purposeful Aging Los Angeles (PALA) Survey of City and County Employees,” I. Aguilar, D. A. Lloyd, L. Trejo, M. P. Aranda.


Berenice Benayoun

935 Late Breaking Poster Session I

Wed 6:00pm-8:00pm | EH-4, Level 1 (CC)

LB935-351: “Investigating the Role of Ahr in Mediating Sex Differences of Aging Macrophages,” E. Navar, B. A. Benayoun, N. Sampathkumar, J. Chae

 

3540 Symposium: Immunity And Aging— The Human Face (Chair: B. A. Benayoun)

Sat 5:30pm-7:00pm | 9C, Level 3 (CC)

○ “Sex-Dimorphism in the Genomic Regulation of Aging,” B. A. Benayoun, R. A. Lu, N. K. Sampathkumar


Vern Bengtson

1475 Symposium: Interest Group Session — Religion, Spirituality, and Aging: Keeping Faith Alive: Advancing the Next Generation of Religious and Spiritual Inquiry in Gerontology (Chair: A. J. Bishop, Discussant: J. W. Ellor)

Thurs 5:00pm-6:30pm | 13B, Level 4 (CC) BSS

○ “Spiritual and Religious Change in Later Life,” V. Bengtson, M. Silverstein, S. Copping, C. Endacott


Donna Benton

1355 Poster: Family Caregiving I

Thurs 1:30pm-3:30pm | EH-4, Level 1 (CC) BSS

150 Supporting Family Caregivers: How Does Relationship Strain Occur in Caregiving Dyads? A Qualitative Study, E. S. Avent, L. Rath, K. Meyer, D. Benton, P. Nash

 

1405 Poster: SRPP Section Student Poster Award Finalists

Thurs 1:30pm-3:30pm | EH-4, Level 1 (CC) SRPP

319 “If you build it, caregivers may not come: Lessons learned about online support,” H. B. Gallo, C. Chen, D. Benton

 

2375 Poster: Family Caregiving II

Fri 1:30pm-3:30pm | EH-4, Level 1 (CC) BSS

150 Supporting Family Caregivers: How Do Caregivers of Older Adults Cope With Role Strain? A Qualitative Study, L. Rath, K. Meyer, E. S. Avent, P. Nash, D. Benton, Z. Gassoumis, K. Wilber


Sebastian Brandhorst

1310 Poster: Biology of Aging

Thurs 1:30pm-3:30pm | EH-4, Level 1 (CC) HS

1310-43: “Fasting-Mimicking Diet Reduces Risk Factors for Aging-Related Diseases in Preclinical and Clinical Studies,” S. Brandhorst


Rachel Brem

765 Symposium: Probing the Complex Interactions Between Diet, Disease, and Aging (Chair: R. Anderson)

Wed 4:30pm-6:00pm | 9C, Level 3 (CC) BS

○ “A Screen of Wild-Derived Fly Strains Reveals CG34351 as a Regulator of Toxic Effects of a Rich Diet,” R. Brem, K. A. Wilson, J. N. Beck, C. S. Nelson, P. Kapahi


Caroline Cicero

1420 Symposium: Interest Group Session— Age-Friendly University (AFU): Age-Friendly University Campuses: Putting Principles Into Practice (Chair: J. M. Montepare)

Thurs 5:00pm-6:30pm | 12B, Level 4 (CC) AGHE

○ “Building Recognition Across Campus and Town for USC’s Age-Friendly University Initiative,” P. Nash, C. Cicero


Pinchas Cohen

935 Late Breaking Poster Session I

Wed 6:00pm-8:00pm | EH-4, Level 1 (CC)

○ LB935-359: “Mitochondrial-derived peptide, SHLP2, a novel protective factor in Parkinson’s disease,” S. Kim, A. Devgan, H. Mehta, P. Cohen

LB935-439: Mitochondrial DNA Variant C2639T is an APOE4 Resilience Factor, B. Miller, S. Kim, J. Wan, H. Mehta, K. Yen, P. Cohen

 

2510 Symposium: Irving S. Wright and Vincent Cristofalo Award Presentation and Lecture (Chair: S. Lederman, Co-Chair: H. Herman)

Fri 5:00pm-6:30pm | 9C, Level 3 (CC) BS

○ “Mitochondrial System Biology as a Window Into Diseases of Aging,” P. Cohen

○ Awards given by the American Federation for Aging Research. Reception immediately following lecture in 10A, Level 3 (CC).


Alexis Coulourides Kogan

520 Paper: End-of-Life Care (Chair: L. Chrisholm)

Wed 12:30pm-2:00pm | 11A, Level 4 (CC) SRPP

○ “Development and Pilot Testing of the End-of-Life Readiness Assessment (ERA) Survey”, A. M. Coulourides Kogan, J. Taguchi


Eileen Crimmins

615 Symposium: Cultural And Social Resilience Factors On Health In The Context Of Immigration (Chair: X. Dong)

Wed 2:30pm-4:00pm | 9B, Level 3 (CC)

○ “Neighborhood Social Integration, Social Network, and Cognition: Does the Interaction Effect Matter?,” J. Chen, E. Crimmins, M. Li, X. Dong

 

710 Paper: Cancer And End-of-Life Care (Chair: R. Cohen)

Wed 4:30pm-6:00pm | 8A, Level 3 (CC)

○ “Combined Effect of CMV Seropositivity and Systemic Inflammation on Dementia Prevalence in Cancer Survivors,” S. Vivek, B. Thyagarajan, H. Nelson, A. Prizment, E. Crimmins, J. Faul

 

1060 Symposium: Exploring the Impact of Technology on Older Adults’ Well-Being (Chair: W. R. Boot)

Thurs 8:00am-9:30am | 17B, Level 4 (CC)

○ “Internet Use and Social Isolation: The Significance of Life Transitions,” H. Shim, J. A. Ailshire, E. M. Crimmins

 

1315 Poster: Chronic Disease And Disease Management

Thurs 1:30pm-3:30pm | EH-4, Level 1 (CC)

1315-53: “Association of Multimorbidity With Incident Shingles Among Older Americans,” H. Kang, E. Crimmins, J. A. Ailshire

 

1400 Poster: Social Determinants Of Health

Thurs 1:30pm-3:30pm | EH-4, Level 1 (CC)

1400-262: “Associations of Genetics and Life Course Circumstances With a Novel Aging Measure That Captures Mortality Risk,” Z. Liu, X. Chen, T. M. Gill, C. Ma, E. Crimmins, M. E. Levine

 

1401 Poster: Technology

Thurs 1:30pm-3:30pm | EH-4, Level 1 (CC)

1401-289: “Cross-Country Comparison of Internet Use and Depression by Gender: The Role of Intergenerational Factors,” H. Shim, J. A. Ailshire, E. Crimmins

 

2260 Symposium: Novel Biomarkers Of Biological Age In The Health And Retirement Study (Chair: B. Thyagarajan)

Fri 10:00am-11:30am | 13B, Level 4 (CC) ID

○ “Novel Aging Biomarkers in the HRS,” E. Crimmins

 

2345 Poster: Cancer

Fri 1:30pm-3:30pm | EH-4, Level 1 (CC) HS

2345-57: “Combined Effect of CMV Seropositivity and Systemic Inflammation on Dementia Prevalence in Cancer Survivors,” S. Vivek, B. Thyagarajan, H. Nelson, A. Prizment, E. Crimmins, J. Faul

 

2570 Late Breaking Poster Session III

Fri 1:30pm-3:30pm | EH-4, Level 1 (CC)

LB2570-436: “Dietary Intake and Nutritional Risk among Older Americans,” Y. Choi, J. A. Ailshire, E. Crimmins

 

3145 Symposium: Aging Support, Health, And Well-being Of The Elderly In China And Japan (Chair: E. Zang)

Sat 12:00pm-1:30pm | 8A, Level 3 (CC) BSS

○ “Socioeconomic, Biological, and Community Associations With Old-Age Mortality in China,” Y. Zhang, J. A. Strauss, P. Hu, Y. Zhao, E. M. Crimmins

 

3275 Poster: Cancer And Biobehavioral Health

Sat 1:30pm-3:30pm | EH-4, Level 1 (CC) BSS

3275-17: “Living Alone, Having Children and Friends Nearby, and Daily Fruit and Vegetable Consumption,” Y. Choi, J. A. Ailshire, E. Crimmins

 

4000 Symposium: Aging In Latin America: A Focus On Middle-income Countries (Chair: C. Garcia)

Sun 8:00am-9:30am | 11B, Level 4 (CC)

○ “Biological Risk Profiles in the Older Mexican Population,” C. Garcia, J. Saenz, J. A. Ailshire, R. Wong, E. M. Crimmins

○ “The Direct and Indirect Effects of Education on Late-Life Cognitive Ability in Mexico,” J. Saenz, E. M. Crimmins, E. Zelinski

 

4080 Paper: Technology, Therapy, And Treatment Of Various Health Conditions (Chair: D. Yu)

Sun 8:00am-9:30am | 9C, Level 3 (CC)

○ “Shingles Vaccine Uptake Among Older Adults: Identifying Early, Late, and Non- Adopters,” H. Kang, E. Crimmins, J. A. Ailshire


Sean Curran

830 Poster: Biology Of Aging III

Wed 6:00pm-8:00pm | EH-4, Level 1 (CC) BS

64 Caenorhabditis Elegans as a Model of Air Pollution Toxicity During Development and Lifespan, A. Haghani, H. M. Dalton, N. Safi, F. Shirmohammadi, C. Sioutas, T. E. Morgan, C. E. Finch, S. P. Curran


Lisa Ellerby

3215 Symposium: Neuroprotective effect of APOE2: Evidence and Implication for Cognitive Aging (Chair: P. Sebastiani, Discussant: N. Raghavachari)

Sat 12:00pm-1:30pm | 13B, Level 4 (CC) ID

○ “Genomic Analysis of Human Isogenic ApoE iPSCDerived Inhibitory GABAergic Neurons,” L. Ellerby, S. Song, S. Mooney, S. Scheeler, S. Naphade


Susan Enguídanos

910 Poster: Long-Term Care: Practices And Policies

Wed 6:00pm-8:00pm | EH-4, Level 1 (CC) SRPP

270 Anticipated Need for Nursing Home Placement Among Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual Adults Ages 50–64: Findings From the HRS, M. Singleton, Z. Gassoumis, S. Enguidanos

 

1315 Poster: Chronic Disease and Disease Management

Thurs 1:30pm-3:30pm | EH-4, Level 1 (CC) BSS

59 Association Between Seeking Health Information on the Internet and Palliative Care Knowledge, Y. Zhu, S. Enguidanos

 

1340 Poster: End of Life | Death and Bereavement

Thurs 1:30pm-3:30pm | EH-4, Level 1 (CC) SRPP

98 Walking the Talk: Engaging Patients and Caregivers as Collaborators in Palliative Care Research, A. N. Rahman, S. Enguidanos

101 Variation in Advance Directives Timing Between End-Stage Renal Disease Patients and Cancer Patients, Y. Wang, S. Enguidanos

 

LB1545 Late Breaking Poster Session II

Thurs 1:30pm-3:30pm | EH-4, Level 1 (CC)

443 What Consumers Say about Hospices in Online Reviews, V. Cardenas, A. N. Rahman, M. Singleton, Y. Zhu, S. Enguidanos

 

LB2570 Late Breaking Poster Session III

Fri 1:30pm-3:30pm | EH-4, Level 1 (CC)

366 Palliative Care… What’s That? : Medicaid Patient-Identified Barriers to Palliative Care, D. Hoe, Y. Wang, K. Meyers, S. Enguidanos

 

3330 Poster: Health and Mental Health Care: Use and Access

Sat 1:30pm-3:30pm | EH-4, Level 1 (CC) SRPP

182 Theory-Driven Role Model Stories’ Effectiveness in Improving Palliative Care Knowledge Among a Diverse Population, D. Hoe, A. Rahman, K. Johari, S. Enguidanos

183 Provider-Identified Barriers to Palliative Care for Medicaid Patients, S. Enguidanos, A. Rahman, D. Hoe, K. Meyers

 

LB3620 Late Breaking Poster Session IV

Sat 1:30pm-3:30pm | EH-4, Level 1 (CC)

433 Understanding Barriers to Palliative Care Use among Asian Americans: A Systematic Review, M. Rhee, Y. Jang, M. Liu, W. E. Haley, S. Enguidanos


Caleb Finch

825 Poster: Biology Of Aging II

Wed 6:00pm-8:00pm | EH-4, Level 1 (CC) BS

50 Hypertension Does Not Contribute to Microbleeds Onset in Female EFAD Mice, M. Cacciottolo, T. E. Morgan, C. E. Finch

51 Novel Gamma-Secretase Modulator Regulates APP Processing and Inflammatory Responses in nPM-Exposed Mice, C. D’Agostino, M. Cacciottolo, C. Sioutas, S. Wagner, R. Tanzi, T. E. Morgan, C. E. Finch

 

830 Poster: Biology of Aging III

Wed 6:00pm-8:00pm | EH-4, Level 1 (CC) BS

64 Caenorhabditis Elegans as a Model of Air Pollution Toxicity During Development and Lifespan, A. Haghani, H. M. Dalton, N. Safi, F. Shirmohammadi, C. Sioutas, T. E. Morgan, C. E. Finch, S. P. Curran


Janet C. Frank

3305 Poster: Education and Training

Sat 1:30pm-3:30pm | EH-4, Level 1 (CC) SRPP

3305-104: “Advancing Policy to Build a Behavioral Health Workforce That Addresses the Needs of Older Adults,” K. G. Kietzman, A. Palimaru, J. C. Frank


Jessica Ho

3245 Paper: Roles and Experiences of Grandparenting (Chair: J. Y. Ho)

Sat 12:00pm-1:30pm | 5A, Level 3 (CC) BSS

○ “Parental Absence and Grandparent Caregiving in the Wake of the Contemporary American Opioid Epidemic,” J. Y. Ho


Andrei Irimia

825 Poster: Biology Of Aging II

Wed 6:00pm-8:00pm | EH-4, Level 1 (CC) BS

61 Geriatric Traumatic Brain Injury and Alzheimer’s Disease Share Similar Patterns of White Matter Degradation, A. Irimia, K. Rostowsky, N. Chaudhari, M. Calvillo, S. Lee

 

3080 Symposium: Mechanisms of Cognitive and Neurological Aging (Chair: C. Kaczorowski)

Sat 8:00am-9:30am | 9C, Level 3 (CC) BS

○ “Assessing Brain Volumetrics in the Aging Brain Using Computed Tomography,” A. Irimia, A. Maher, K. Rostowsky


Pankaj Kapahi

765 Symposium: Probing the Complex Interactions Between Diet, Disease, and Aging (Chair: R. Anderson)

Wed 4:30pm-6:00pm | 9C, Level 3 (CC) BS

○ “A Screen of Wild-Derived Fly Strains Reveals CG34351 as a Regulator of Toxic Effects of a Rich Diet,” R. Brem, K. A. Wilson, J. N. Beck, C. S. Nelson, P. Kapahi


Brian Kennedy

4090 Symposium: Clinical Trials in Geroscience (Chair and Discussant: M. Kaeberlein)

Sun 8:30am-10:00am | 18C, Level 4 (CC) BS

○ “Aging Interventions Get Human: Can We Extend Healthspan?,” B. Kennedy


Su-Jeong Kim

935 Late Breaking Poster Session I

Wed 6:00pm-8:00pm | EH-4, Level 1 (CC)

LB935-359: “Mitochondrial-derived peptide, SHLP2, a novel protective factor in Parkinson’s disease,” S. Kim, A. Devgan, H. Mehta, P. Cohen

LB935-439: Mitochondrial DNA Variant C2639T is an APOE4 Resilience Factor, B. Miller, S. Kim, J. Wan, H. Mehta, K. Yen, P. Cohen


Laura Mosqueda

795 Symposium: The National Collaboratory to Address Elder Mistreatment: Coordinating Networks of Care (Chair: K. Lees-Haggerty, Co-Chair: T. Rosen, Discussant: T. Fulmer)

Wed 4:30pm-6:00pm | 12A, Level 4 (CC) HS

○ “The National Collaboratory to Address Elder Mistreatment: A Collective Impact Approach,” R. Jackson Stoeckle, K. Lees-Haggerty, K. Dash, M. Lachs, L. Mosqueda, A. Bonner, C. Dyer

○ “Refining an Elder Mistreatment Screening and Response Tool to Improve Acceptability in an Emergency Department,” B. Tanksley, T. Sivers-Teixeira, L. Mosqueda, B. Olsen, T. Platts-Mills, K. Lees-Haggerty


Paul Nash

1355 Poster: Family Caregiving I

Thurs 1:30pm-3:30pm | EH-4, Level 1 (CC) BSS

150 Supporting Family Caregivers: How Does Relationship Strain Occur in Caregiving Dyads? A Qualitative Study, E. S. Avent, L. Rath, K. Meyer, D. Benton, P. Nash

 

1420 Symposium: Interest Group Session— Age-Friendly University (AFU): Age-Friendly University Campuses: Putting Principles Into Practice (Chair: J. M. Montepare)

Thurs 5:00pm-6:30pm | 12B, Level 4 (CC) AGHE

○ “Building Recognition Across Campus and Town for USC’s Age-Friendly University Initiative,” P. Nash, C. Cicero

 

2375 Poster: Family Caregiving II

Fri 1:30pm-3:30pm | EH-4, Level 1 (CC) BSS

150 Supporting Family Caregivers: How Do Caregivers of Older Adults Cope With Role Strain? A Qualitative Study, L. Rath, K. Meyer, E. S. Avent, P. Nash, D. Benton, Z. Gassoumis, K. Wilber


Jon Pynoos

3270 Poster: Assisted Living and Caregiving

Sat 1:30pm-3:30pm | EH-4, Level 1 (CC) BSS

3 Innovations in Home Modification Research: The State of the Art, E. Nabors, M. Renfro, J. Pynoos, S. L. Szanton, J. Sanford, S. Stark


Min-Kyoung Rhee

1325 Poster: Cross-Cultural Studies

Thurs 1:30pm-3:30pm | EH-4, Level 1 (CC) BSS

70 Cognition, Self-Rated Cognitive Health, and Concerns About Alzheimer’s Disease in Older Korean Americans, Y. Jang, N. Park, D. Chiriboga, H. Yoon, M. Rhee

 

2140 Symposium: Interest Group Session—Korean/ Korean American And Aging: Understanding The Health and Well-Being of Older Korean Americans From Cultural Perspectives (Chair: M. Kim)

Thurs 8:00am-9:30am | 4A, Level 3 (CC) BSS

○ “Physical-Mental-Oral-Cognitive Health in Older Korean Americans: A Multisite Study,” Y. Jang, N. Park, M. Rhee, H. Yoon, Y. Cho, M. T. Kim, D. A. Chiriboga

 

2405 Poster: Minority and Diverse Populations I

Thurs 1:30pm-3:30pm | EH-4, Level 1 (CC) BSS

235 Positive and Negative Social Interactions on Mental Health in Older Korean Americans: Gender Differences, N. Park, Y. Jang, M. Rhee, D. Chiriboga, S. Chung

 

LB3620 Late Breaking Poster Session IV

Sat 1:30pm-3:30pm | EH-4, Level 1 (CC)

433 Understanding Barriers to Palliative Care Use among Asian Americans: A Systematic Review, M. Rhee, Y. Jang, M. Liu, W. E. Haley, S. Enguidanos


Freddi Segal-Gidan

1100 Symposium: Policy Series: Reefer Madness, Sadness, or Gladness? The Cannabis and Older Persons Study (Chair: B.P. Kaskie, Discussant: J. Bobitt)

Thurs 8:00am-9:30am | 16A, Level 4 (CC) ID

○ “Cannabis Use by Caregivers of Persons With Dementia,” F. Segal-Gidan


Fernando Torres-Gil

2400 Poster: Mental Health | Depression

Fri 1:30pm-3:30pm | EH-4, Level 1 (CC) SRPP

2400-224: “Traditional Network on Mental Health: Support From Children and Depressive Symptoms for Older Adults in Rural China,” L. Chen, F. Torres-Gil


Tara Tracy

935 Late Breaking Poster Session I

Wed 6:00pm-8:00pm | EH-4, Level 1 (CC)

LB935-349: “The Role of Caprin-1 Protein Dysregulation in Synapse Decline Leading to Progression of Tauopathies,” C. Fastenau, H. Cifuentes, G. Kauwe, T. Tracy


Junxiang Wan

935 Late Breaking Poster Session I

Wed 6:00pm-8:00pm | EH-4, Level 1 (CC)

LB935-439: Mitochondrial DNA Variant C2639T is an APOE4 Resilience Factor, B. Miller, S. Kim, J. Wan, H. Mehta, K. Yen, P. Cohen


Kate Wilber

● Award Presentations: 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm | Friday, November 15

○ Elaine M. Brody Award

○ Presented to Kathleen H. Wilber, PhD, FAGHE, FGSA

 

2375 Poster: Family Caregiving II

Fri 1:30pm-3:30pm | EH-4, Level 1 (CC) BSS

150 Supporting Family Caregivers: How Do Caregivers of Older Adults Cope With Role Strain? A Qualitative Study, L. Rath, K. Meyer, E. S. Avent, P. Nash, D. Benton, Z. Gassoumis, K. Wilber

 

2540 Symposium: Interest Group Session— Environmental Gerontology: Precarious Aging In Place? Critical Perspectives On Aging In Contexts Of Instability (Chair: J. M. Finlay)

Fri 5:00pm-6:30pm | 4BC, Level 3 (CC) SRPP

○ “Social Health, Mobility, and Technology: Accessibility Within Age-Friendly Communities,” H. B. Gallo, L. W. Marshall, L. Levy-Storms, K. H. Wilber, A. Loukaitou-Sideris

 

3025 Paper: Elder Abuse: Identification, Intervention, and Staff Perspectives (Chair: A. A. Phelan)

Sat 8:00am-9:30am | 5A, Level 3 (CC) SRPP

○ “It’s Actually Worse Than It Looks: Identifying Abuse-Related Injuries Among APS Clients,” J. Yonashiro-Cho, Z. Gassoumis, K. Wilber, D. Homeier


Kelvin Yen

935 Late Breaking Poster Session I

Wed 6:00pm-8:00pm | EH-4, Level 1 (CC)

LB935-439: Mitochondrial DNA Variant C2639T is an APOE4 Resilience Factor, B. Miller, S. Kim, J. Wan, H. Mehta, K. Yen, P. Cohen


Elizabeth Zelinski

925 Poster: Social Networks and Support

Wed 6:00pm-8:00pm | EH-4, Level 1 (CC) BSS

317 Presence and Predictors of Familial and Non-Familial Age-Integrated Social Networks, C. Roman, C. Beam, E. M. Zelinski

 

1401 Poster: Technology

Thurs 1:30pm-3:30pm | EH-4, Level 1 (CC) BSS

284 Use of Information and Communication Technology and Memory Performance in Older Adults: Which Comes First?, E. Choi, E. M. Zelinski

 

LB2570 Late Breaking Poster Session III

Fri 1:30pm-3:30pm | EH-4, Level 1 (CC)

350 Health Behaviors Associated with Subjective Cognitive Decline in Older Adults, K. M. Wisniewski, E. M. Zelinski

 

4000 Symposium: Aging In Latin America: A Focus On Middle-income Countries (Chair: C. Garcia)

Sun 8:00am-9:30am | 11B, Level 4 (CC) BSS

○ “The Direct and Indirect Effects of Education on Late-Life Cognitive Ability in Mexico,” J. Saenz, E. M. Crimmins, E. Zelinski


Julie M. Zissimopoulos

4155 Paper: Policies to Increase Access and Address Dependency (Chair: M. Yong)

Sun 10:00am-11:30am | 17B, Level 4 (CC) SRPP

○ “The Impact of Mandated Cognitive Assessments on Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Dementia Diagnosis Rates,” J. Thunell, J. Zissimopoulos