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| purdue.edu

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

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

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

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

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

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

David J. Waters, Ph.D., DVM
Director, Center for Exceptional Longevity Studies, Gerald P. Murphy Cancer Foundation
Phone: (765) 775-1007
Email: dwaters |at| gpmcf.org

Sherylyn Briller, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Office: STON 311
Phone: 765-494-4683
Fax: 765-496-7411
Email: sbriller |at| purdue.edu