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Armstrong, Cosette Merchandising (DHM) visual merchandising for older adults in retail environments, functional reach, tactile experiences in product trial and touch
Bailey, Whitney Gerontology (HDFS) family and relational processes of aging, informal family caregiving, end-of-life family decision making, translational research
Bishop, Alex Gerontology (HDFS) the psychosocial resources and mechanisms that contribute to healthy longevity and subjective well-being in late and very late life
Claire, Greg Merchandising (DHM) consumer research, product development and global marketing for the rapidly growing aging consumer demographic
Clements, Helen Edmon Low Library systems of care for independence, factors in home care
Garmy, Philippe Hotel and Restaurant Administration food cultures, place and longevity, cultural norms in food consumption
Hebert, Paulette Interior Design (DHM) the effects of lighting and other facility management and design attributes on older adults
Hermann, Janice Nutritional Sciences nutrition in the aging process, education on healthy diets  
Jayadas, Aditya Human Factors (DHM) the impact of strength, balance, vision and cognition in fall prevention, best practices in maintenance of daily function
Kang, Mihyun Interior Design (DHM) the role of the designed environment  in enhancing place attachment, independence and social interaction for older adults
Roberts, Emily Interior Design (DHM) environmental gerontology, culture change in long term care, dementia care and caregiver resilience
Ruppert-Stroescu, Mary Apparel Design (DHM) injury  prevention from falls, hip fracture protection apparel, smart garments, consumer clothing behaviors
Slevitch, Lisa Hotel and Restaurant Administration trends in aging and human resources, hotel and restaurant access for older adults
Stoecker, Barbara Nutritional Sciences nutrition and physical activity in aging, chronic disease, micronutrients in prevention of oxidative damage on tissues Barbara.s