USC Edward R. Roybal Institute on Aging


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LGBTQ Older Adults: What We Know and Where We Need to Go

26 Nov 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

A discussion of where we need to go to promote health equity for queer midlife and older adults

Los Angeles' downtown during the day

Aging in the Future (AITF): 3rd Annual Tech + Aging Conference & Expo

06 Apr 7:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Los Angeles Convention Center
1201 S. Figueroa Street
Los Angeles, CA 90015

The event is organized by St. Barnabas Senior Services (SBSS), which serves economically vulnerable older adults in Los Angeles County.

French Quarter in New Orleans

ASA’s 2019 Aging in America Conference

15 Apr 7:00 AM - 18 Apr 4:00 PM
New Orleans, LA

The 2019 conference will have a strong focus on critical and emergent topics facing the field of aging.

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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.

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.