Christi Nelson

Christi Nelson


Description of Research Interests

My research focuses on lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) aging, health disparities, and resilience.


Nelson, C. L.& Andel, R. (2020). Does sexual orientation relate to health and well-being? Analysis of adults 50+ years of age. The Gerontologist, 1-9.

Nelson, C. L., & Andel, R. (2020). Does sexual orientation influence trajectories of change in health? A 20-year follow-up study. LGBT Health7(7), 385-392.

Classes Taught

DEP 2004 – The Life Cycle
GEY 4612 – Psychology of Aging