CBCS Faculty Awarded Fellow Status from the Gerontological Society of America
Elizabeth Perkins, PhD, and Jerri Edwards, PhD, were awarded Fellow status through the Behavioral and Social Sciences Section of the Gerontological Society of America (GSA). GSA is the world's oldest and largest interdisciplinary organization devoted to research, education, and practice in the field of aging. They were approved by GSA's Council on May 10, 2016, after review and recommendations by the GSA Fellowship Committee. GSA fellowship, the highest class of membership, is an acknowledgment of outstanding and continuing work in gerontology by their peers in the field. They will be recognized at the 69th Annual Scientific Meeting, November 16-20, 2016 in New Orleans, Louisiana.