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11th Annual Promising Practices Conference: Shaping the Future for Mental Health and Aging

18 Jan 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
The California Endowment
1000 N. Alameda Street
Los Angeles, CA 90012

The one-day conference will focus on how to effectively address mental health issues in older adults.

Downtown Los Angeles buildings lighting up the night

Aging into the Future: LA’s First Tech + Aging Conference

16 Feb 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
California Science Center
Loker Conference Center
700 Exposition Park Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90037

The conference will help redefine the way leaders from various sectors integrate technology to create a stronger quality of life for older adults.

Miami beach

AGHE Annual Meeting and Educational Leadership Conference

09 Mar 8:30 AM - 12 Mar 5:00 PM
Miami Marriott Dadeland
9090 S. Dadeland Blvd.
Miami, Florida 33156

The AGHE Annual Meeting and Educational Leadership Conference is the premier international forum for discussing ideas and issues in gerontological and geriatric education.

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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.

Search for Studies on Latino Older Adults

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.

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.