Adrian N.S. Badana

Adrian N.S. Badana

Areas of Interest:

Caregiving, caregiver access and utilization of support services, health disparities


Badana, A. & Andel, R. (In Press). Aging in the Philippines. The Gerontologist.

Badana, A., Marino, V.,& Haley, W. E. (In Press). Racial differences in caregiving: Variation by relationship type and dementia care status. Journal of Aging and Health.

Fausto, B., Badana, A., Valdés, O. M., Athilingam, P., & Edwards, J. D. (In Press). Examination of heart failure as a predictor of driving cessation. Journal of Transportation and Health.

Hyer, K., MacDonald, G., Black, K., Badana, A., Murphy, S.P., & Haley, W.E. (2017). Mapping Florida's older adult population growth with user-friendly demographic maps. Florida Public Health Reports, 13. 143-154.

Black, K., Badana, A., & Hyer, K. (2016). Age-friendly considerations: Caregivers’ perceptions. Annals of Gerontology and Geriatrics Research, 3(2) 1041. 

Shah, G.H., Badana, A.N., Robb, C., & Livingood, W.C. (2016). Cross-jurisdictional resource sharing in changing public health landscape: Contributory factors and theoretical explanations. Journal of Public Health Management & Practice, 22(2), 110-119. doi:10.1097/PHH.0000000000000368

Teaching Experience:


     Elder Abuse and Neglect, Online  (Summer 2017)

Teaching Assistant

     The Life Cycle  (Summer 2016)    

     Psychology of Aging ( Spring 2016)

     Introduction to Epidemiology, Online   (Spring 2014-Spring 2015)

     Introduction to Epidemiology    (Fall 2014)

     Social Epidemiology and Health Equity (Spring 2014)

Honors and Awards:

(2017) The International Association of Gerontology and Geriatrics (IAGG)                             World Congress Travel Award

(2016 - Present) Graduate Student Success (GSS) Fellowship, Office of Graduate                    Studies, The University of South Florida

(2015 - 2016) University Graduate Fellowship, University of South Florida

(2015 - 2016) Aging Studies Assistantship Award, University of South Florida

(2014 - 2015) Graduate Assistantship Award, Georgia Southern University

(2013) Excellence in Civic Engagement Medallion of Distinction, Florida                                    Internationa University

(2013) Graduated Magna Cum Laude, Florida International University

(2013) Honors College Medallion, Florida International University

(2011 - 2013) The Dean's List, Florida International University

(2009 - 2013) Florida Medallion Scholars Award

(2009 - 2011) The Wilkes Honors College Honors Scholarship 

Professional Memberships:

(2015 – Present)     Emerging Scholar and Professional Organization (ESPO)

(2014-Present)   The Gerontological Society of America

(2014-Present)   American Public Health Association

(2015-Present)   Delta Omega Honorary Society in Public Health

(2013-2015)        Council of State and Territorial Epidemiologists 

(2015-Present)   (IHI) Institute for Healthcare Improvement

(2012-Present)   Golden Key International Honour Society

(2009-Present)   National Society of Collegiate Scholars

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