Irma Gonzalez found mentors who believed in her. They helped her find the dual master’s program in gerontology and social work and her ideal career path.
After earning a bachelor’s in human development and aging and a master’s in aging services management at the USC Leonard Davis School of Gerontology, Somkene Okwuego is now pursuing a dentistry degree at the USC Ostrow School and looks forward to combining her gerontology and dentistry expertise to meet the needs of older adults.
MS student leaps from public relations to nutrition and lands in a rewarding career in corporate wellness.
Accountant and MA in Senior Living Hospitality graduate Mark Reisman found the sweet spot for success in senior living management.
Adria Navarro PhD ’11 not only connects older adults with community resources but also promotes their self-determination.
Master’s in medical gerontology grad plans to pursue dental school and specialize in geriatric dentistry. Jessica Haddad hopes to make a difference for older adults.
Jessica Haddad MAMG ’22 is pursuing dental school in hopes of specializing in geriatric dentistry.
From gerontology PhD to policymaker in aging. Halley Gallo aims to help states promote health and well-being across the lifespan
Haley Gallo, PhD ’22 plans to dedicate her career to helping states implement evidence-based policies that promote healthy aging.
The USC Leonard Davis School celebrated the members of its largest-ever graduating class on May 13, 2022.