Past PSC Events

May 6, 2022 8:30 AM - 7:30 PM
Location: Perry World House, 3803 Locust Walk
Population Aging Research Center
Description:

Register to attend the 2022 PARC Retreat, which will bring together PARC Associates and aging researchers from across Penn. The PARC Retreat aims to foster collaborations for innovative aging research, provide networking opportunities, and encourage work that advances the PARC Research Themes:

  • Health Care and Long-Term Care in Older Adults
  • Cognition and Alzheimer's Disease and Related Dementia (ADRD)
  • Health Disparities in Aging
  • Early-Life Conditions and Older Adult Health, Behavior and Well-Being
  • Global Aging and Health
  • COVID-19 and Aging

The day-long retreat will take place at Perry World House and includes a keynote speech by Rebeca Wong, a panel discussion on the future of aging research, and a series of lightning talks. PARC Associate and Penn aging researchers are encouraged to submit a brief abstract for a 5-15 minute presentation or poster by April 15, 2022. Aging related posters presented at the 2022 PAA, Academy Health, and other recent research meetings are welcome. View the preliminary agenda below. We look forward to seeing you at the Retreat!

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April 25, 2022 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
If you’re talking about her, you’re talking about me: Vicarious racism, social networks, and health
Clarence (Lance) C. Gravlee Associate Professor of Anthropology - University of Florida, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
PSC Spring 2022 Colloquium Series | Location: McNeil 150
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April 18, 2022 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Understanding Processes of Communication Leading to Behavioral Change: The Case of COVID-19 and Other Infections in the United States
Dolores Albarracin Professor - University of Pennsylvania, Annenberg School for Communication
PSC Spring 2022 Colloquium Series | Location: McNeil 150
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April 11, 2022 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Family spatial proximity and its implications for paid and unpaid healthcare for older adults in the US
Hwajung Choi Research Assistant Professor - University of Michigan, School of Medicine and Public Health
PSC Spring 2022 Colloquium Series | Location: McNeil 150
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April 4, 2022 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Mental Health Deterioration during the Covid-19 pandemic
Eugenio Proto Professor - University of Glaskow, Adam Smith Business School
PSC Spring 2022 Colloquium Series | Location: McNeil 150
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March 28, 2022 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Various titles (listed under bio section below)
PAA Practice Talks - multiple speakers PhD Candidates - The University of Pennsylvania
PSC Spring 2022 Colloquium Series | Location: McNeil 150
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March 21, 2022 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Social inequalities and the onset of Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias: Modeling assumptions central to findings
Sean Clouston Associate Professor - Stony Brook Medicine, Department of Family, Population and Preventive Medicine
PSC Spring 2022 Colloquium Series | Location: McNeil 150
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March 14, 2022 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Gender Attitudes and U.S. Women's Health
Susan Short Professor of Sociology & Director of the Population Studies and Training Center - Brown University
PSC Spring 2022 Colloquium Series | Location: McNeil 150
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February 28, 2022 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
The Journey to Adulthood in Uncertain Times
Rob Crosnoe Professor & Associate Dean of Research - The University of Texas at Austin, Department of Sociology
PSC Spring 2022 Colloquium Series | Location: McNeil 150
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February 21, 2022 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Job Flexibility and Household Labor Supply: Understanding Gender Gaps and the Child Wage Penalty
Minji Bang PhD Candidate, Van de walle Prize Winner - University of Pennsylvania, Department of Economics
PSC Spring 2022 Colloquium Series | Location: McNeil 150
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February 18, 2022 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
PARC Aging Chats | Location: Hybrid Event
Description:

This PARC Aging Chat will feature the research of the Partnership to Improve Care and Translate Evidence for Seniors (PICANTES), which was established to foster and support partnerships between community nursing homes and academic research faculty to promote and facilitate the testing and evaluation of innovative approaches to improving care for older adults. REGISTER NOW.

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February 14, 2022 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Where Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Policing Come From: The Spatial Concentration of Arrests Across Six Cities
John MacDonald Professor of Criminology & Sociology - University of Pennsylvania, Department of Criminology
PSC Spring 2022 Colloquium Series | Location: McNeil 150
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February 7, 2022 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Civil Liberties in Times of Crisis
Marcella Alsan Professor of Public Policy - Harvard University, Kennedy School
PSC Spring 2022 Colloquium Series | Location: McNeil 150
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February 2, 2022 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Sarah Hayford Professor of Sociology and Director for the Institute for Population Research - Ohio State University
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January 31, 2022 12:00 PM
Leticia Marteleto Professor of Sociology - The University of Texas at Austin Population Research Center
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January 24, 2022 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Paula Fomby Associate Director, Population Studies Center - University of Michigan
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January 21, 2022 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
PARC Aging Chats | Location: Zoom Meeting
Population Aging Research Center
Description:

This Aging Chat will feature a discussion on aging-related datasets available to PARC researchers and also will include information on how to apply for the Quartet Pilot Project Competition. Prior awardees will share experiences with the Quartet Program, provide advice on writing an effective grant, and outline how the pilot grant funding and research has facilitated subsequent applications to NIH or NSF. REGISTER NOW.

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December 6, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
The Recent History of the Indian Household: A Mixed Methods Approach
Etienne Breton Postdoctoral Fellow, Population Aging Research Center - University of Pennsylvania
PSC Fall 2021Colloquium Series | Location: McNeil 150
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November 22, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Real News, Fake News, and No News at All: A Data-Driven View of the Information Ecosystem
Duncan J. Watts Stevens University Professor and twenty-third Penn Integrates Knowledge University Professor - University of Pennsylvania, Annenberg School for Communication
PSC Fall 2021Colloquium Series | Location: McNeil 150
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November 15, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Leveraging the Genome to Evaluate the Impact of the Social Environment
Lauren Schmitz Assistant Professor of Public Affairs - University of Wisconsin-Madison
PSC Fall 2021Colloquium Series | Location: McNeil 150
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