20
March
2017
- 24
March
2017
Chicago bean art in daylight hours

2017 Aging in America Conference

20 March 2017 8:00 AM - 24 March 2017 5:00 PM

Attendees will learn, network and participate in the largest multidisciplinary conference covering issues of aging and quality of life for older adults.

28
March
2017
Medical symbol and Obama campaign logo

How Will the Repeal of the Affordable Care Act Impact Medicare Benefits and Costs

28 March 2017 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

The workshop includes background information on ACA's Medicare provisions and discusses how repeal of some or all of the provisions will impact the program.

30
March
2017
Purple-colored brain on black backrground

Research Cluster Seminar with Alzheimer’s Disease Expert Helena Chang Chui

30 March 2017 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Dr. Chui is internationally recognized for her research in Alzheimer disease and vascular cognitive impairment.

09
April
2017
Los Angeles' downtown during the day

Going Gray in LA: How are Seniors Faring in the Big City?

09 April 2017 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

The KCRW event will explore what it means to grow old in Los Angeles.

03
May
2017
Gold Coats group photo at USC

Compassion in Prison and Beyond: A Gold Standard of Care

03 May 2017 8:30 AM - 2:00 PM

The symposium will bring stakeholders together to exchange knowledge and ideas about addressing the health needs of an aging incarcerated population.

02
June
2017
8th Annual LAAAC Summit on Aging log

8th LAAAC Annual Summit on Aging

02 June 2017 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Join more than 400 advocates, stakeholders and community members in discussions on critical issues that impact the lives of older adults.

22
July
2017
- 27
July
2017
Golden gate bridge at sunset

21st IAGG World Congress of Gerontology and Geriatrics

22 July 2017 2:00 PM - 27 July 2017 1:00 PM

IAGG 2017 brings together more than 6,000 professionals from all over the world to tackle the challenges posed by today’s fast changing aging population.

20
September
2017
- 22
September
2017
icaa logo with text

2017 International Conference on Aging in the Americas

20 September 2017 7:00 PM - 22 September 2017 12:00 PM

The conference is hosted by the USC Edward R. Roybal Institute on Aging.

02
March
2017
Older black prisoner and older white prisoner in prison cell

Prisoners of Age Exhibit: The Man Behind the Camera

02 March 2017 11:00 AM - 12:45 PM

The USC Suzanne Dworak-Peck Arts Incubator invites everyone to a discussion with photographer Ron Levine who will talk about his photographs of geriatric inmates.

21
September
2016
Latino woman being kissed on the cheek by her caregiver

World Alzheimer’s Day Briefing on Latinos and Alzheimer’s

21 September 2016 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

LatinosAgainstAlzheimer’s and the USC Edward R. Roybal Institute on Aging discuss their joint report.

21
July
2016
On the street outside the historic center in Mexico City, near the Zócalo

Depression and Elder Abuse: The Mediation of Social Support

21 July 2016 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Mireya Vilar-Compte of the Universidad Iberoamericana in Mexico City discussed her research on depression and elder abuse.

30
March
2016
older woman prisoner

Designing Effective & Rigorous Research in Correctional Facilities: Experiences at a Women’s Facility

30 March 2016 11:00 AM - 12:45 PM

The event addressed the challenges of conducting research in correctional facilities.

25
February
2016
Even Me cast member screencap

Even Me

25 February 2016 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

'Even Me' is an award-winning documentary that highlights the rise of HIV/AIDS among older adults in communities of color.

16
February
2016
Richard H. Carmona speaking

2016 Edward R. Roybal Memorial Lecture

16 February 2016 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Richard H. Carmona, the 17th Surgeon General of the United States, delivered the 2016 Edward R. Roybal Memorial Lecture.

02
December
2015
older Korean man

A Causal Model of Life Satisfaction among Elderly Persons in Korea

02 December 2015 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Junsoo Hur, a visiting scholar at the USC Edward R. Roybal Institute on Aging, gave a global health lecture.

21
November
2015
Vern Bengtson honored at Roybal GSA reception

Roybal Reception Honoring Vern Bengtson at the 2015 GSA Annual Scientific Meeting

21 November 2015 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

We honored Roybal Senior Scientist Vern L. Bengtson at our reception this year.

14
September
2015
William Vega speaking

2015 Los Angeles Healthy Aging Report: Press Conference

14 September 2015 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM

The USC Edward R. Roybal Institute on Aging unveiled its new report on Los Angeles County’s aging adult population.

14
April
2015
Rick Settersten speaks

What Young Adults Have Taught Me About Aging: Lessons in Experience, Identity, and Inequality

14 April 2015 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Rick Settersten shared some lessons he's learned from studying young adulthood and what they mean for aging in the United States.

09
October
2014
Chloe Bird speaks at USC

Making Social Stress Research Actionable: Identifying Levers and Communicating Findings

09 October 2014 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Chloe E. Bird offered strategies for social scientists to make their work accessible to others who can put that knowledge to work.

04
September
2014
Arnold Pomerantz speaking

Struggle, Dignity, Triumph and the Future: LGBT Elders and the Arc of History

04 September 2014 11:15 AM - 12:45 PM

Members of GLIDE talked about how being in the LGBT community has affected their lives over the years.

31
July
2014
- 01
August
2014
Workshop participants group photo

The International Workshop on Social Support for Older Adults

31 July 2014 8:00 AM - 01 August 2014 5:00 PM

The workshop gathered together scholars in aging from Mexico, China and the United States to discuss different international models of social support.

12
May
2014
William Vega speaks about healthy aging initiative

Healthy Aging Initiative for Los Angeles County

12 May 2014 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Representatives of the Clinical and Translational Science Awards program and the Healthy Aging Initiative spoke about emerging research opportunities.

13
March
2014
Takashi Yamashita speaks at USC

Exploratory Spatial Analysis for Aging in Place

13 March 2014 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Takashi Yamashita talked about geographic information systems (GIS) and health outcomes in the context of Naturally Occurring Retirement Communities (NORCs).

19
February
2014
Togo West speaking

2014 Edward R. Roybal Memorial Lecture

19 February 2014 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM

Togo D. West Jr., former U.S. Secretary of the Army and former U.S. Secretary of Veterans Affairs, gave the 2014 Roybal Memorial Lecture.

22
June
2013
Man asks for information at health fair

Men’s Health Awareness Day featuring the Imperials Car Club

22 June 2013 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

The USC Edward R. Roybal Institute on Aging hosted a free health fair on the USC campus to raise awareness about men's health issues.

02
April
2013
William Vega, Daniel Lai and Iris Chi

Voices of Aging Chinese Immigrants: Implications for Policy and Practice in a Culturally Diverse Aging Society

02 April 2013 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Daniel W.L. Lai's presentation focused on linking research findings to different community realities faced by aging Chinese immigrants.

14
February
2013
phoenix buildings

Engaging a Community for All Ages to Inform Environmental Policies: The Health & Aging Policy Fellows Program

14 February 2013 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Adriana Perez, the co-director of the ASU Hartford Center of Gerontological Nursing Excellence, presented her research.

07
February
2013
Wilber Smith speaks about the film

Hole in the Head: A Life Revealed

07 February 2013 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Hole in the Head: A Life Revealed is an award-winning documentary that tells the shocking, inspiring and extraordinary life story of Vertus Hardiman.

01
February
2013
Maxine Waters

Advocates for African American Elders: Inaugural Event Featuring Congresswoman Maxine Waters

01 February 2013 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Advocates for African American Elders' first public event introduced the community to its work on behalf of African American seniors.

11
September
2012
- 13
September
2012
Vega speaks at 2012 ICAA

2012 International Conference on Aging in the Americas

11 September 2012 8:00 AM - 13 September 2012 5:00 PM

The USC Edward R. Roybal Institute on Aging, in partnership with The University of Texas at Austin, hosted the conference at USC.

27
March
2012
James Lubben speaks at USC School of Social Work

Social Isolation as a Health Risk Among Older Adults

27 March 2012 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

James Lubben of Boston College discussed the risks associated with social isolation among the older adult population.

22
February
2012
Herny Cisneros speaks at USC

2012 Edward R. Roybal Memorial Lecture

22 February 2012 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM

Henry Cisneros, former secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), delivered the 2012 Roybal Memorial Lecture.

10
January
2012
Frances Yang

Measurement Issues Related to Depression in Diverse Older Adults

10 January 2012 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Frances Yang of the Harvard Medical School discussed her research on issues surrounding mental health measures for minority seniors.

14
April
2011
doctor's stethoscope and paper work

Health Reform and Medicare: Why We’re All in It Together

14 April 2011 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Judith Feder, one of the nation's foremost experts on the U.S. health insurance system, spoke about the Affordable Care Act and Medicare.

23
February
2011
Karen Bass speaks at USC

2011 Edward R. Roybal Memorial Lecture

23 February 2011 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Rep. Karen Bass delivered the 2011 Roybal Memorial Lecture.

27
January
2011
Owl looking wise

Wisdom and Successful Cognitive & Emotional Aging

27 January 2011 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Dilip Jeste, an expert in the field of aging, discussed his ongoing research on the criteria and determinants of successful aging.

06
May
2010
- 07
May
2010
Old Asian couple

Intergenerational Family Support for Chinese Older Adults: New Perspectives on Chinese Culture and Society

06 May 2010 8:00 AM - 07 May 2010 5:00 PM

Scholars from China, Taiwan, Hong Kong and the United States convened at USC campus to discuss the changing role of elder care in China.

16
February
2010
Group photo of Memorial Lecture participants

Inaugural Edward R. Roybal Memorial Lecture

16 February 2010 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM

The inaugural Pearmain Prize in Research on Aging was presented to Kyriakos S. Markides.

04
November
2008
twenty-dollar bills spread out on a table

A New Approach to Economic Security for Older Adults: Implications for Elders of Color

04 November 2008 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Steven P. Wallace discussed the “Elder Standard Index,” a new tool that adjusts the poverty line to a more realistic level.

10
October
2008
red wine in a glass

Like a Fine Wine: How the Creative Mind Gets Better with Age

10 October 2008 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

The event was co-sponsored with the USC Davis School of Gerontology for USC Parents Weekend.

09
November
2007
California poppies in the wild

California Family Caregivers and Legislators: Caring and Sharing

09 November 2007 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

The legislative breakfast forum was co-sponsored with the California Coalition for Caregiving.

01
November
2007
older Latino couple dancing the tango

“The Policy Dance: Concept to Reality”: A Panel Discussion

01 November 2007 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Laura Trejo, Cynthia Banks and Ernie Powell spoke at the panel discussion.

25
October
2007
older Latino couple dancing the tango

“The Policy Dance: Concept to Reality”: A Lecture with Lynn Daucher

25 October 2007 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Lynn Daucher, the director of the California Department on Aging, spoke at the first event in the lecture series.

27
September
2007
Dr. Markides sitting in his office near book shelf

Aging and Health among Hispanics/Latinos in the United States

27 September 2007 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Kyriakos Markides gave an overview of findings from his research and other studies on the health of older Hispanics.

23
February
2007
Dr. Julie L. Gerberding speaking

USC Edward R. Roybal Institute for Applied Gerontology Inaugural Lecture

23 February 2007 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Julie L. Gerberding, the director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), delivered the inaugural lecture.