Roybal Senior Scientist Vern Bengtson is one of the two editors of the newly published third edition of the Handbook of Theories of Aging....
USC Edward R. Roybal Institute on Aging
This year's 15th annual Moving Targets symposium will explore how chronic diseases and associated therapies can accelerate the onset of age-related changes.
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.
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.