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Congratulations to USC Healthy Aging Lab alum, Wendy Sun, for being accepted into the Doctor of Pharmacy program at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Congrats Wendy!

Congratulations to USC Healthy Aging Lab undergraduate Eun Ah Cho for being awarded a Provost Undergraduate Research Fellowshipto support her lab research for a second year in a row.  Keep up the great work Eun Ah!

Congratulations to Healthy Aging Lab graduate student, Elizabeth Hagood, for being selected as a 2016-2017 AARP A. Barry Rand  Fellow! Way to go Elizabeth!

Congratulations to USC Healthy Aging Lab alum, Kate McBride, for being accepted into the Doctor of Pharmacy program at University of Wisconson-Madison. Congrats Kate!

Lab Director, Dr. Tara Gruenewald, was named as a Fellow of the Gerontological Society of America.   Congrats Dr. G!

Congratulations to USC Healthy Aging Lab undergraduates Cindy Kim, Manali Begur, and  Cristina Gago for being awarded Student Opportunities for Academic Research (SOAR) grants to support their lab research! Way to go Cindy, Manali and Cristina!

Healthy Aging Lab member Shivanti Kariyawasam was featured in both USC News & the Spring issue of the Leonard Davis School of Gerontology's magazine, Vitality , for her leadership and service within the School. Read More

Congratulations to Healthy Aging Lab graduate student, Elizabeth Hagood, for earning her PhD in Gerontology!  We are so proud of you Dr. Hagood!

Congratulations to Healthy Aging Lab graduate student, Shivanti Kariyawasam, for being selected as a Lanka Corps Fellow!  Way to go Shivanti!  Sri Lanka is lucky to have you!

Congratulations to USC Healthy Aging Lab alum, Ramy Rashad, for being accepted into the joint MD/MBA program at Tufts University.  Way to go Ramy!

Congratulations to USC Healthy Aging Lab alum, Joohong Min, who is heading to the University of Alberta in Canada as an Assistant Professor.  Congrats Joohong!

Congratulations to USC Healthy Aging Lab Director, Dr. Tara Gruenewald, for receiving the USC Mellon Mentoring Award for her mentorship of undergraduate students.  Congrats Dr. G!

Lab Director, Dr. Tara Gruenewald, was elected to the leadership Council of the American Psychosomatic Society.   Congrats Dr. G!

Congratulations to USC Healthy Aging Lab graduate student, Diana Wang, for being awarded a Multidisciplinary Research Training in Gerontology predoctoral fellowship.  Congrats Diana!

Team Accomplishments

Congratulations to USC Healthy Aging Lab undergraduate Eun Ah Cho for being awarded a Provost Undergraduate Research Fellowshipto support her lab research.  Way to go Eun Ah!

The USC Creativity and Aging Initiative and the USC Healthy Aging Lab team has been granted $250,000 from the Jewish Community Foundation of Los Angeles to start the intergenerational Zekenim project which aims to discover if the sharing and translation of elders' life stories into art created by young adults can positively impact the well-being of those at both ends of the age spectrum.   Learn More.

The Zekenim project and work of the USC Healthy Aging Lab has been highlighted in a news report on the potential benefits of social and intellectual engagement for healthy aging.   Learn More.  

Congratulations to USC Healthy Aging Lab undergraduates Adwight Risbud and Cristina Gago for being awarded Student Opportunities for Academic Research (SOAR) grants to support their lab research!

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