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U.S. Capitol Building

2018 National Alzheimer’s Summit

24 Sep 8:00 AM - 26 Sep 3:00 PM
Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center
1300 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20004

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.

downtown Los Angeles at sunset

USC Morton Kesten Summit

05 Oct 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
The Radisson Hotel Los Angeles Midtown at USC
3540 South Figueroa Street
Los Angeles, California 90007

Gain a better understanding of new developments and current best practices in supportive home environments, partnerships and initiatives

grandmother outdoors in a garden area

21st Annual Sarnat Symposium: What’s Next: New Frontiers in Senior Care

16 Oct 8:00 AM - 3:45 PM
Valley Beth Shalom
15739 Ventura Boulevard
Encino, CA 91436

The Sarnat Symposium brings together some of the most innovative, forward-thinking speakers to share their insights on care for seniors.

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Yuri Jang

Jang Recieves GSA Mentorship Award

Roybal Senior Scientist Yuri Jang is the recipient of the Gerontological Society of America (GSA) 2018 Minority Mentorship Award.
GSA is the nation’s largest...

Minority Aging Findings

Search for studies on Asian older adults

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.

Programa Esperanza (Project Hope)

Roybal Executive Director María Aranda is the principal investigator of a culturally modified psychosocial intervention for Spanish-speaking Latino patients 55 years of age or older with depression and multiple medical conditions.

Search for Studies on African American Older Adults

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.