UMass Boston Gerontology in the News

Professors and other UMass Boston gerontology thought leaders appear regularly in news media stories about seniors and issues important to them. Among recent articles:

Associate Professor Kathrin Boerner highlighted her research on centenarians and their adult children in a recent USA Today story prepared by Kaiser Health News. The story on boomerang seniors, aging adults who move to be near a parent, featured Boerner’s findings on the very old who are the fastest-growing segment of the population in most developed countries. Continue reading