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Remembering former aging studies PhD student Kevin Hansen

It is with great sadness that we mourn the death of Kevin Hansen, who obtained his PhD from the School of Aging Studies in 2015 under the mentorship of Kathy Hyer, PhD.

March 14, 2022College News, School of Aging Studies

Taylor F.D. Vigoureux

Aging studies PhD candidate selected for Dissertation Completion Fellowship

PhD candidate Taylor Vigoureux was selected for Dissertation Completion Fellowship from the Office of Graduate Studies for the summer of 2022.

March 14, 2022College News, School of Aging Studies

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Faculty and staff honored at Length of Service Ceremony

CBCS faculty and staff gathered in the MHC atrium and virtually on Monday afternoon to celebrate those who have reached milestones in their career at USF.

February 28, 2022Child and Family Studies, College News, Criminology, Mental Health Law and Policy, School of Aging Studies, School of Social Work

Drs. Michelle Bourgeois, Howard Goldstein, Robert Lutfi, Joseph Walton, John Cochran, James D. Unnever, William Haley, Brent Small, and Ladislava Volicer

CBCS faculty named top-cited scientists in the world

Multiple CBCS faculty members have been ranked in the top 2% of cited scientists in the world in a recent study conducted by Stanford researchers and Elsevier BV.

February 28, 2022College News, Communication Sciences and Disorders, Criminology, School of Aging Studies

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Aging studies professor discusses livable communities on WKDW 97.5 FM

Kathy Black, PhD, spoke with Jaha Cummings on WKDW 97.5 FM's Tricounty Hour about livable communities and America's response to the needs of its rapidly growing older population.

February 14, 2022College News, School of Aging Studies

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Aging studies professor presents at focus group discussion

Lindsay Peterson, PhD, represented the Gerontological Society of America (GSA) at a national focus group discussion. This discussion was in support of a study that Healthcare Ready is working on under the Pandemic and All-Hazards Preparedness and Advancing Innovation Act of 2019.

February 14, 2022College News, School of Aging Studies

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Aging studies assistant professor's research finds poor sleep can triple risk for heart disease

Soomi Lee, PhD, finds that individual aspects of poor sleep can be detrimental to heart health. But if you combine them, the risk of heart disease can increase by as much as 141 percent.

February 7, 2022College News, School of Aging Studies

Aging studies PhD candidate Rio Tate was awarded the Black Men's Brain Health Fellowship.

PhD candidate in aging studies receives Black Men's Brain Health Fellowship

Aging studies PhD candidate Rio Tate was awarded the Black Men's Brain Health Fellowship.

November 29, 2021College News, School of Aging Studies

Dr. Kathryn Hyer posthumously received the Clark Tibbitts Award.

Kathryn Hyer posthumously receives Clark Tibbitts Award

Kathryn Hyer, PhD, MPP, FGSA, FAGHE posthumously received the Gerontology Society of America's Clark Tibbitts Award.

November 22, 2021College News, School of Aging Studies

Dean Julie Serovich, and representatives of USF Health, Reliance Medical Centers, and the USF Foundation

CBCS receives $400,000 gift to support aging education and research

CBCS received a $400,000 gift to support aging education and research from Reliance Medical Centers.

November 18, 2021College News, Communication Sciences and Disorders, School of Aging Studies, School of Social Work

Dr. Kathy Hyer

Kathryn Hyer Memorial Scholarship reaches endowment level

The Kathryn Hyer Memorial Scholarship in Public Policy and Aging has reached endowment level.

November 15, 2021College News, School of Aging Studies

Dr. Kathy Black stars on Inside USF: The Podcast

Aging studies professor appears on "Inside USF: The Podcast"

Kathy Black, PhD, appears on "Inside USF: The Podcast" in an episode titled "Creating a more age-friendly society."

November 8, 2021College News, School of Aging Studies

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The Mission of the College of Behavioral and Community Sciences (CBCS) is to advance knowledge through interdisciplinary teaching, research, and service that improves the capacity of individuals, families, and diverse communities to promote productive, satisfying, healthy, and safe lives across the lifespan. CBCS envisions the college as a globally recognized leader that creates innovative solutions to complex conditions that affect the behavior and well-being of individuals, families, and diverse communities.