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USC Edward R. Roybal Institute on Aging
From Research to Practice: Lessons from Intergenerational Transmission of Trauma in Survivor Populations
The conference's keynote speaker is Natan P.F. Kellermann.
The meeting is the leading national forum for discussing ideas and issues in gerontological and geriatrics education.
The event convenes the tech community with experts and professionals in the aging field, along with older adults and their caregivers.
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 Senior Scientist María Aranda is the co-author of the first study to examine the clinical and environmental determinants of frailty over time in a sample of nonfrail, old-old Mexican Americans with significant medical comorbidity and functional impairment.
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.