Area of Doctoral Study: Gerontology
Undergraduate Institute: Hood College
Research Advisor: Amanda Lehning, Ph.D.
Description of Research
Roberto’s research focus involves understanding health disparities among community-dwelling older adults aging in place. Roberto is on the Socio-Cultural and Behavioral track of the Gerontology doctoral program, where he works with faculty in evaluating the cultural and social influences that shape older adult experiences as they age in their communities.