Healthy Aging Lecture Series
The Healthy Aging Lecture Series is a community partnership developed and sponsored by:
The Penn State Center for Healthy Aging, Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at Penn State, Foxdale Village The Village at Penn State, Mount Nittany Medical Center
All lectures are free and open to the public!
Foxdale Village has several parking options. You may park on Marylyn Avenue or on the upper level of the parking deck. You may also use the Courtyard parking lot across the street from Foxdale. Signs will direct visitors. For more information about parking, please click here.
What is healthy aging? What does it mean to age successfully? These are hot topics in media and marketing, but what does the science say? Explore the science behind the concepts of healthy and successful aging.
Campus parking is available at the HUB parking deck (Click here for more information about Penn State visitor parking.) The closest downtown parking is the Pugh Street parking deck (click here for more information about Pugh Street parking deck.) The (new) Biobehavioral Health building is located between North and South Henderson buildings.
What happens to our memories? How do people retrieve memories as they age? By understanding how memory systems evolve as people age, researchers gain clarity in the processes underlying age-related changes in memory performance. Learn about this research and how it applies to everyday living.
Open House - 9:45am, August 1, 2013
Please join us at 9:45am for and open house in the lobby of the Ruth Pike Auditorium. Enjoy a healthy continental breakfast courtesy of The Village at Penn State, visit with Center faculty and staff, and our lecture series partners Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at Penn State, Foxdale Village, The Village at Penn State, and Mount Nittany Health.
Approach the Medical Center and follow the signs for the Conference Center and drive toward the back of the Medical Center complex. Construction projects may reroute traffic so please check back for updates. Currently you are able to park in Lot D and enter the building at Entrance D. More information about parking, please click here.
How does nutrition contribute to successful aging? What healthy choices can people make as they age? What changes occur during the lifespan that affect nutritional requirements? Learn a few general rules to improve foodrelated decision-making.