Aging with HIV

March 19, 2015

One of the most positive features of the current era of HIV, particularly in the Western world, is the fact that patients are aging successfully. In the 1980s, when the disease was first recognized, the average survival after someone was given a diagnosis of AIDS was approximately two years; indeed, on average, the interval between […]

April 07

Lunch with a Gerontology Professional

12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Goldfarb Hall, Rm. 132, Danforth Campus
Morrow-Howell, Nancy

Profile of Nancy Morrow-Howell

March 16, 2015

Nancy Morrow-Howell, the director of the Harvey A. Friedman Center for Aging, was recently profiled in the Washington University Record, and discussed her work in aging research, the impact of the field, her background, and her current perspectives.

April 08

Screening of Gen Silent

7 p.m. - 9 p.m.
UMSL's Bellerive Hall
family filing out legal paperwork
April 13

New Technological Solutions to Persistent Challenges of Aging

12 p.m. - 1 p.m.
Goldfarb School of Nursing, Rm. 352, Medical Campus

Friedman Center Expands Award Criteria for 2015

January 26, 2015

The 2015 Harvey A. and Dorismae Hacker Friedman Award for Excellence in Service to Older Adults is newly offered to anyone within the St. Louis Metro region who has made outstanding contributions in service to older adults.

next age institute partners

Next Age International Collaboration Established

January 20, 2015

In 2014, Washington University announced it was partnering with the National University of Singapore to establish the Next Age Institute, an international collaboration to design, study, and test social innovations.

April 17

Purpose, Passion and a Plan: Moving into Your Encore Career

3 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Brown Lounge, Brown Hall, Danforth Campus
Kansas Road Scene West on I-70 from Abilene

I-70 Network Corridor on Aging

January 6, 2015

A network developing along the I-70 corridor in Missouri and Kansas will facilitate research and teaching teams on topics related to aging.

Washington University at Gerontology Society of America 2014 Conference

September 25, 2014

The Gerontological Society of America’s 67th Annual Scientific Meeting brings many of Washington University in St. Louis’ researchers in aging together in Washington, D.C.


Architecture Studio Explores Aging Concepts in Design

Washington University recently offered a studio for advanced graduate architecture students titled “The Radical University: Designs for Aging and a University Intergenerational Living Community.”

April 22

Better Living Through Innovation: Responding to an Aging Society

8:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Knight Hall, Emerson Auditorium, Danforth Campus
Geriatric Interdisciplinary teams practice activities with students

Teaching Geriatrics across Disciplines

Three scholars from across the university bring together students across schools and disciplines who are training to work with older adults in this Geriatric Interdisciplinary Teams course.