Ann Nguyen, a postdoctoral scholar at the USC Edward R. Roybal Institute on Aging, was recognized with the Award for Early Career Excellence in...
USC Edward R. Roybal Institute on Aging
The SCAN Foundation will host its Annual Long-Term Services and Supports Summit.
The conference will focus on the influences of social and economic contexts on healthful aging in Latino communities across the U.S./Mexico border.
This inaugural symposium is titled “Closing the Gaps in Elder Abuse Research," and it will focus on academic issues such as research strategies.
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 a co-author on a study that finds that the health advantages enjoyed by Mexican immigrants over U.S.-born Mexican Americans do not seem to exist in later life.
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.