November 19

Prepared for Peril: Readiness and Recovery for Public Health Threats

8 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Eric P. Newman Education Ctr, Medical Campus
October 14

Financial Institutions and Social Work: Better Matches Than You Might Think

12 p.m. - 1 p.m.
Brown Hall, Brown Lounge, Danforth Campus

Multidisciplinary Research Project to Explore Cognitive Decline

The Healthy Mind Study will determine whether or not exercise, health education, mindfulness training, or a combination thereof can slow down or reverse age-related cognitive decline.

October 15

Plus 50 IdeaBounce

5 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Venture Cafe, Suite 200
Dr. Carpenter with a student at the poster session for the fall 2014 "When I'm 64: Transforming Your Future" freshman course.

New Faculty Lead for Education Initiatives on Aging

July 21, 2015

Brian D. Carpenter, PhD, is joining the team of the Harvey A. Friedman Center for Aging at the Institute for Public Health as Faculty Lead for Educational Initiatives in Aging.

October 29

Accelerating Innovation for Older Adults

4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Venture Cafe, Havana Room
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November 09

Potential of Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction for Anxiety

12 p.m. - 1 p.m.
Farrell Learning & Teaching Center, Medical Campus

Home Modifications to Prevent Falls

Falls are a serious health risk for older adults. The Participation, Environment, and Performance Laboratory works to lessen the risk and incidence of falls, allowing older adults to successfully “age in place” in their own homes.


2015 Kopolow and Friedman Award Winners

April 28, 2015

On April 22, 2015, the Harvey A. Friedman Center for Aging at the Institute for Public Health at Washington University recognized three individuals for their service to older adults in St. Louis at the center’s annual lecture.

December 07

Importance of Personality for Health Across the Lifecourse

12 p.m. - 1 p.m.
Danforth Univ. Ctr., Rm. 276, Danforth Campus

Aging with HIV

March 19, 2015