RC11 Emerging Scholar Paper Award for Aging Research

The Executive Committee of RC11 is pleased to announce that the winners of the Emerging Scholar Paper Award are:


Patricia Homan

“Rethinking the role of childhood SES in adult health: Integrating existing theories with life course perspectives on the disablement process”

Ella Schwartz

“The reciprocal relationship between social connectedness and mental health among older European adults: A SHARE-based analysis”

Eric Vogelsang

“Feeling better at this age? Investigating three explanations for self-rated health improvements among the oldest-old”

Joseph Wolfe

“Multigenerational attainments and mortality among older men: An adjacent generations approach”


Each winner will make a brief presentation of their research at the RC11 business meeting.

We look forward to congratulating them on this honor at ISA in Toronto!