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    • Imaging in "Healthy" Aging and Dementia: A Bigger Sandbox 

      Crosson, Bruce (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2018-03-28)
      A growing consensus in the field of dementia research is that Alzheimer’s disease (AD) starts long before, perhaps decades before, the manifestation of its cognitive phenotype. Further, recent research suggests that reduction ...
    • Optimizing Everyday Function in Older Adults: Translating the Evidence 

      Rebok, George W. (2018-05-02)
      Older adults are more likely to fear losing their cognitive abilities than their physical abilities. Fortunately, a growing body of research suggests that cognitive decline isn’t inevitable for most people as they age and ...
    • Work, Family, and Physiological Health 

      French, Kimberly (2018-09-19)
      Work and family are two core sources of personal identity, facilitating joy, accomplishment, and belonging. At the same time, work and family roles may conflict with one another, resulting in feelings of stress, strained ...
    • Cognition on the Go: The Opportunities and Challenges for Mobile Cognitive Health Research 

      Sliwinski, Martin J. (2018-12-05)
      The use of mobile technology affords novel opportunities to mitigate temporal, geographic, and personnel constraints imposed by in-person cognitive testing procedures, and to improve temporal precision by increasing the ...
    • Cognitive Aging and Self-Management: Opportunities for Technology 

      Insel, Kathleen C. (2019-01-16)
      Self-management of chronic conditions increases among older adults at the same time capacity for self-management may diminish. Addressing limitations in prospective memory through strategies developed to improve medication ...
    • Theories, Methods, and Data: A Dance and a Conversation 

      Boker, Steven M. (2019-01-30)
      Three dimensions of Cattell's persons by variables by time data box are discussed in the context of three types of researchers each wanting to answer their own categorically different question. The example of the well-known ...
    • Rethinking Memory Systems for Statistical Learning 

      Turk-Browne, Nicholas (2019-02-27)
      Dogma states that memory can be divided into distinct types, based on whether conscious or not, one-shot or incremental, autobiographical or factual, sensory or motor, etc. These distinctions have been supported by ...
    • Aging and Memory: Attentional Resources and Cognitive Control 

      Craik, Fergus I. M. (2019-03-25)
      In this talk I will examine the proposition that age-related memory problems are largely attributable to declines in attentional resources and executive control, and will illustrate the arguments with experimental results ...
    • Using Technologies to Support Memory Loss and Promote Functional Independence 

      Schmitter-Edgecome, Maureen (2019-05-01)
      The world’s population is aging, with the estimated number of older individuals living with memory impairment expected to rise significantly. To help individuals remain functionally independent with high quality of life, ...
    • Alleviating Time Poverty Among the Working Poor 

      Whillans, Ashley (2020-10-15)