The COVID-19 pandemic highlights the need for international collaboration and effective solutions for challenges posed by aging populations.
Category: Elder Abuse
One in six older adults worldwide is believed to be a victim of some form of abuse.
Dr. Laura Mosqueda, Dean of the Keck School of Medicine and Professor of Family Medicine, Geriatrics and Gerontology, is shaping how elder abuse is addressed in medical schools, clinics and the national conversation.
PhD in Gerontology student Elizabeth Avent is devoting her doctoral program to investigating the important but overlooked topic of intimate partner violence in older adults.
2019 USC Senior Living Executive Course emphasizes the need to address affordability and better serve people of all cognitive abilities.
The USC Age-Friendly University Initiative hosts a campus screening of Care to Laugh, which follows stand-up comedian Jesus Trejo as he serves as the sole caregiver for his parents.
Think beyond the stereotypes to help Trojans of all ages feel welcome in classrooms and on campus, say USC Leonard Davis School of Gerontology experts.
Research conducted by USC and UCLA and supported by AARP examines travel, technology and mobility issues.
The 18th Annual CALM (Caregivers are Learning More) Conference will take place on Saturday, November 3 and will feature expert speakers, onsite health screenings and a resource fair.
USC experts provide insights about this important issue.