Crash Course in Aging: Fast-Paced Facts on Longer Life

April 04, 2018
6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Knight Hall, Emerson Auditorium, Danforth Campus

Join us for a fun evening of stories and insights. Bring friends, family, and colleagues to hear speakers talk for FIVE minutes or less on a variety of topics.


More Than Just Pretty: Clothing Innovation for Aging | Mary Ruppert-Stroescu, Washington University, Sam Fox School of Design & Visual Arts

On Being an OLDer Student at Washington University | Lynne Johnson & David Habif, Jr., Washington University, Brown School

A Pal We All Need: Palliative Care Kim Gladstone, Gateway End-of-Life Coalition

Learning to Fall | David Marchant, Washington University, Arts & Sciences

Aging to 100 & Beyond: Maintaining a Healthy Brain | Monique Williams, VITAS Healthcare-St. Louis

Sharing Spaces: Connecting Students and Homeowners to Reduce Housing Costs | Brandon Sterling, Skinker DeBaliviere Community Council

Exercise & Alzheimer’s Disease | Marta Stojanovic, Washington University, Arts & Sciences

To Thine Own Self Be True: Choosing and Communicating End-of-Life Care Preferences | Meghan McDarby, Washington University, Arts & Sciences

Another Year Older, Another Year Wiser? Emotion Regulation Strategy Selection and Flexibility Across Adulthood  | Lameese Eldesouky, Washington University, Psychological & Brain Sciences

Event Sponsors: Harvey A. Friedman Center for Aging at the Institute for Public Health

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