Adult Development & Aging News
A publication of Div. 20
July 2016 Download Issue (PDF, 56KB)
Applying what we already know about aging to improve the lives of older adults and their families is critical.
In this isue
- Memorial to James E. Birren, PhD
The author recounts his relationship with James E. Birren, PhD, whom he considers to be the father of American geropsychology.
By K. Warner Schaie, PhD, ABPP
- Continuing Education Committee report
A spotlight on aging-related CE workshops available at the 2016 APA Annual Convention.
By Farzin Irani, PhD, and Jennifer Margrett
- It's not about you, it's about the shark!
When professors let go of their egos, it makes everything a little easier in class and in life.
By Michael Clayton, PhD
- Become a Div. 20 fellow
The deadlines for fellow applications are April 1 for initial fellows and Dec. 1 for current fellows of other divisions.
By JoNell Strough
- News from the Committee on Aging
Plan to attend these two CONA-sponsored events at APA convention.
By Deborah A. DiGilio
- Program Committee report
Our program includes symposia, skill-building workshops, poster sessions, a conversation hour and many other exciting events.
By Walter Boot , PhD, and Katherine Judge, PhD
- Incorporating reciprocity into the research process
Advice for giving back to study participants and research assistants.
By Ruth Walker