Upcoming Events

We know you may be concerned about the outbreak of novel coronavirus (COVID-19), and its implications for the health of you and your loved ones. Your safety and well-being are our top priority. Our public events have been canceled and will be rescheduled. Please take care, stay safe and healthy!

UCSD COVID-19 updates

Sleep Better, Feel Better: How Sleep Affects Our Mental and Physical Aging
Ellen Lee, MD
Wednesday, March 18, 5:30 PM
Garren Auditorium
This lecture has been canceled and will be rescheduled for a later date. 

Intergenerational Retirement Community

Learn more about a proposal to establish UCSD-RC, an on-campus residential community for senior retirees.


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In the News

Seniors bring hardy attitude to coronavirus threat — and navigate unintended consequences, The San Diego Union Tribune features Dilip Jeste, MD

Coronavirus Self-Quarantine Will Likely Exacerbate Elderly Isolation, KPBS features Dilip Jeste, MD

Can Wisdom Protect Against Loneliness? Next Avenue features Dilip Jeste

Novel Intervention in Senior Housing Communities Increases Resilience and Wisdom, features Dilip Jeste, MD, and Danielle Glorioso, LCSW. See also The Medical News and Medical Xpress

Only the lonely: UC San Diego researchers look at risks, therapies for seniors, The San Diego Union Tribune features the Center for Healthy Aging. See also The Charlotte Observer

What Do We Know About How Our Bodies Age? Medium, features Dilip Jeste, MD

Being lonely takes years off your life and 'is as dangerous as smoking and being FAT' – but accepting the 'ageing process' could help you avoid feeling alone, Daily Mail features Dilip Jeste, MD

Finding Meaning in Life Can Make You Healthier Scientists Have Found, Newsweek features research at the UC San Diego Center for Healthy Aging. See also U.S. News & World Report, WebMD, Inverse, The Times, Daily Mail and IFL Science

How the Holiday and Winter Seasons Can Make Us Feel Isolated, Psychology Today, features Dilip Jeste, MD

The New Science of Practical Wisdom – A Companion Animation by Charles Cassidy Evidence-Based Wisdom Project, features our research on wisdom

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