María Aranda, an associate professor at the USC Suzanne Dworak-Peck School of Social Work a senior scientist at the USC Edward R. Roybal Institute...
USC Edward R. Roybal Institute on Aging
Healthy Lifestyle and Neurological Disorders Symposium: Improving Neurological Diseases with a Healthy Lifestyle
The conference will present evidence-based medical research and clinical practice of healthy lifestyle as a prescription to treat chronic neurological disorders.
The event is the only integrated conference for aging and long-term care service providers in California.
The conference in New Orleans is the premier gathering of gerontologists from both the United States and around the world.
By William Vega
NYU clinical professor Yvonne Latty never expected the hardships faced as a caregiver for her mother living with Alzheimer’s. From the...
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 and Roybal Senior Scientist Shinyi Wu are co-authors on a report that finds the incidence and cost of Alzheimer’s on U.S. Latinos could grow exponentially in the future.
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.