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Three researchers win ISL Planning Grants for 2019

After a competitive application process and review, three Florida State University researchers have been awarded ISL Planning Grants from the Institute for Successful Longevity.

 

Bradley Gordon honored by American Society for Nutrition

Bradley Gordon, assistant professor in the Department of Nutrition, Food and Exercise Science and a Faculty Affiliate of the Institute for Successful Longevity, has received a prestigious early career award from the American Society for Nutrition.

Gordon has received the 2019 Vernon R. Young International Award for Amino Acid Research.

The award is given to an early career researcher — within 10 years of postgraduate training — for outstanding research related to amino acids. Gordon will receive his award at the ASN meeting in Baltimore in June.

Fahs-Beck Fund supports Amy Ai’s project on resilience of hurricane victims

Amy L Ai, a Faculty Affiliate with the Institute for Successful Longevity and professor in the College of Social Work, has been named a Fellow of the Fahs-Beck Fund for Research and Experimentation.

 

ISL's latest Newsletter now available

How old is too old to drive? Read ISL Faculty Affiliate Alice Pomidor's recommendations in the latest Institute for Successful Longevity Newsletter: ISL NEWSLETTER MAY 2019.

 

Watch Roberto Cabeza's talk - ISL Spring Speaker 2019

If you missed the talk on “Compensation Processes in the Aging Brain” by Roberto Cabeza of Duke University, you can watch his address here.

Zhe He wins $422,382 grant from National Institute on Aging

The National Institute on Aging/National Institutes of Health has awarded Zhe He of the School of Information a $422,382 grant to develop tools researchers could use to gauge the potential to generalize results of their planned clinical studies.

ISL’s Newsletter for December 2018

Read an interview with Anne Collins McLaughlin, an expert in human capabilities at North Carolina State University, who gave the Fall 2018 address in the Institute for Successful Longevity’s Speaker Series. We talk with her about designing technology for older adults in the latest ISL Newsletter.

The ISL Annual Report

The Institute for Successful Longevity’s 2017-18 Annual Report is now available for review.

You can read the report here: 17-18 Annual Report full report.

Transportation Day 2018

Members of the public came to Transportation Day 2018 on Friday (Nov. 30) to learn more about research into how to expand mobility for people of all ages.

Listen as Walter Boot talks about older drivers on WFSU-FM

ISL Faculty Affiliate Walter Boot spoke with WFSU-FM’s Tom Flanigan about older drivers and the challenges they face and the misleading stereotypes that cloud our understanding of driver safety on the road.

If you missed the interview, you can listen to it here.