Partner Institutions and Programs in the Boston Area

Partnerships with other institutions are under development.

Boston Roybal Center for Active Lifestyle Interventions
Margie Lachman, Director

Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience Laboratory
Boston College
Elizabeth Kensinger, PhD, Director


Institute on Aging Research

Boston College
James Lubben, Director


Health & Disability Research Institute

Boston University School of Public Health
Alan M. Jette, PT, PhD, Director


Vietnam Era Twin Study of Aging (VETSA)

Boston University
Michael J. Lyons, Director


Vision and Cognition Lab
Boston University
Alice Cronin-Golomb, Director


VA Normative Aging Study
Boston VA
Pantel Vokonas, MD, Director
Avron Spiro, PhD, Director of Psychosocial Core


The Study of Adult Development

Brigham and Women's Hospital and Harvard Medical School
Robert Waldinger, MD, Director


Initiative on Aging
Franklin W. Olin College of Engineering
Caitrin Lynch, PhD, Assistant Professor of Anthropology, Coordinator


Hebrew Senior Life Institute for Aging Research
Lewis Lipsitz, Director


Jewish Community Housing for the Elderly

Caren Silverlieb


RoseMary B. Fuss Center for Research on
Aging and Intergenerational Studies

Lasell College
Joann Montepare, Director


MIT Age Lab
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Joseph F. Coughlin, Director


Bouve College of Health Sciences
Northeastern University
Terry Fulmer, PhD, RN, FAAN, Dean


Emotion, Brain, & Behavior Laboratory

Tufts University
Heather L. Urry , Ph.D., Director


Health Quality of Life Lab
Tufts University
Linda Tickle-Degnen, Director