Top 50 Influencers in Aging for 2017 includes UCSF’s Dr. Julene Johnson

Dr. Julene Johnson, Professor and Associate Director at UCSF Institute for Health and Aging

Johnson is recognized by nextavenue as one of their Top 50 Influencers in Aging. These are the people who ‘continue to push beyond traditional boundaries and change our understanding of what it means to grow older’.

She is noted for her innovative work as a cognitive neuroscientist, and her focus on developing community based programs to promote health for older Americans. Her award, and more about the Top 50 Influencers, can be viewed here.

Dean with student

Nailah Cox. Conference Participant, Dean Catherin Gillliss, Brianna Singleton, UCSF PhD student

Frank Sidders, conference participant shares thoughts during Disparities in Mental Health Session

Conference Participants Rosario Hernandez, Guendi Castaneira, and Tangitinga Paama unwind after Day One of conference

Nursing Leaders of Tomorrow Conference Group Picture

Conference participant Shelia Riffe participates in discussion

Howard University Scholars at the Nursing Leaders of Tomorrow Conference