Steering Committee

Kenneth F. Ferraro, Ph.D., Chair
Director, Center on Aging and the Life Course
Distinguished Professor of Sociology
Office: HNLY 310-J
Phone: (765) 494-6388
Fax: (765) 494-2180
Email: ferraro |at|

David J. Waters, Ph.D., DVM
Associate Director, Center on Aging and the Life Course
Professor of Oncology, Veterinary Clinical Sciences
Director, Center for Exceptional Longevity Studies, Gerald P. Murphy Cancer Foundation
Office: LYNN 1296
Phone: (765) 494-9271
Fax: (765) 496-1106
Email: waters |at|

Kathleen Abrahamson, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, School of Nursing
Office: JNSN 214
Phone: (765)-494-4019
Email: kaabraha |at|

Edward L. Bartlett, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Biological Sciences and Biomedical Engineering
Office: BMED 2023 and MJIS
Phone: (765) 496-1425
Fax: (765) 496-1912
Email: ebartle |at|

Susan K. DeCrane, M.S., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Nursing
Office: JNSN
Phone: (765) 494-4028
Fax: (765) 494-6339
Email: sdecrane |at|

Elliot M. Friedman, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Human Development and Family Studies
Office: HNLY 247
Phone: 765-496-6378
Fax: 765-496-1144
Email: efriedman |at|

Susannah L. Gordon
Graduate Student Representative
Nutrition Science
Email: gordon72 |at|

Ranjini Mohan
Graduate Student Representative
Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences
Email: mohan7 |at|

J. Jill Suitor, Ph.D.
Professor of Sociology
Office: STON 355
Fax: (765) 496-1476
Email: jsuitor |at|