Alzheimer’s disease is the sixth leading cause of death in the United States, and the only cause in the top ten that cannot be...
USC Edward R. Roybal Institute on Aging
IAGG 2017 brings together more than 6,000 professionals from all over the world to tackle the challenges posed by today’s fast changing aging population.
The conference is hosted by the USC Edward R. Roybal Institute on Aging.
Join UsAgainstAlzheimer’s for three important, informative and engaging days, that bring together the very best minds in Alzheimer’s and dementia research and policy.
By David Satcher and William A. Vega
It’s time to stop side-stepping the obvious: In addition to affecting the lives of virtually all Americans in...
Minority Aging Findings
Roybal Senior Scientist Iris Chi is a co-author on a study that finds that older Chinese who were worried about not having a caregiver had higher levels of depressive symptoms than those who did not have that worry.
Roybal Executive Director William Vega is the lead editor of a book that examines one of the most important demographic changes facing the United States: an overall aging population and the increasing influence of Latinos.
Roybal Senior Scientist Karen Lincoln is a co-author on a study that investigates the relationships among emotional support, negative interaction with family members and psychiatric disorders among older African Americans.