Mitchell Roberts

Mitchell Roberts

Research Interest:

Cognitive aging, integrating technology into healthcare delivery for older adults, and translational research with community and industry partners. 

Professional Organizations

2015-Present     Gerontological Society of America                                                         

2014-2015        Society for Neuroscience                                                                               

2015-Present     Florida Council on Aging                                                                                

2016-Present     Reviewer in Training- Journal of Gerontology                                                 

Publications

VandeWeerd, C., Agu, N., Aden-Buie, G., Yetisener, E., Radwan, C., Lent, K., Watkins, C., Roberts, M., Behzadnia, P., & Yalcin, A. Ambient Sensor Monitoring: Detecting Loneliness and Depression in Older Adults via Passive Home Sensing. Poster accepted at the 144th Annual Scientific Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Denver, CO, November, 2016.

VandeWeerd, C, Lent, K., Agu, N., Sappington, E., Roberts, M., Behzadnia, P., & Yalcin, A. Assessing Older Adults' Socio Behavioral Health Using Electronic Health Record Data. Poster accepted at the 69Th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Gerontological Society of American, New Orleans, LA, November, 2016.

VandeWeerd, C., Agu, N., Aden-Buie, G., Yetisener, E., Radwan, C., Lent, K., Watkins, C., Roberts, M., Behzadnia, P., & Yalcin, A. Detecting Mental Health Changes in Seniors via Ambient Sensor Monitoring. Poster accepted at the 69Th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Gerontological Society of American, New Orleans, LA, November, 2016.

Dobbs, D., Meng, H., Hyer,K., Roberts,M. Consumers Have Spoken: Quality as Measured by Complaint Data in Florida Assisted Living Communities. Poster accepted at the 69Th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Gerontological Society of American, New Orleans, LA, November, 2016.

Achievements

USF Senior Leaders Academy  - March 2015
A one-day intensive leadership experience for 50 of USF’s brightest leaders. Explored higher-level leadership philosophies and gained practical knowledge to be used immediately upon graduation.

Harold L. Sheppard Endowed Memorial Scholarship  - April 2016, April 2017
The scholarship is to be presented each year to the student in the M.A. program in Gerontology who has demonstrated the highest level of academic performance and promise as a gerontologist.