Arnold Aging Lecture

About the Lecture

The Arnold Aging Lecture is sponsored by the Office for the Study of Aging and the Gerry Sue and Norman J. Arnold Institute on Aging. The lecture’s goal is to promote healthy aging across the lifespan through sharing of current research by topic experts in the field. The lecture is offered to the public and USC students, faculty, and staff without charge.

Spring 2025 Lecture

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    Past Lectures

    March 14, 2024

    Dr. Crystal M. Glover, Ph.D. is an applied social psychologist and mixed methodologist at the Rush Alzheimer’s Disease Center and an Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences (and) Neurological Sciences in Rush Medical College. View the recording of Dr. Glover’s lecture.

    March 28, 2019

    Dr. Keith Whitfield, Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs at Wayne State University, spoke on “Biobehavioral Insights on Health and Aging Among African Americans”. Dr. Whitfield’s speech is available online. View the recording of Dr. Whitfield’s lecture. 

    March 29, 2018

    Dr. Kenneth M. Langa, Professor of Internal Medicine, Gerontology, and Health Management
    Policy at the University of Michigan School of Public Health, spoke on “Exploring
    the Risk of Alzheimer’s Disease: Epidemiological Evidence from Around the World.” Dr. Langa’s speech is available online.