New Gerontological Society of America (GSA) President!
Our very own NACDA Steering Committee member Peter Lichtenberg, Ph.D., ABPP,
director of the Institute of Gerontology at Wayne State University,
has been elected President of Gerontological Society of America (GSA)!!
"Lichtenberg is nationally known for his work on financial decision-making, capacity, vulnerability and undue influence in older adults.
As one of the country’s first board-certified clinical geropsychologists, he has contributed significantly to the practice of older-adult psychology in areas including financial exploitation, Alzheimer’s disease and late-life depression. He is the author of nine books, including the two-volume APA Handbook of Clinical Geropsychology (2015), and is the author or co-author of more than 200 peer-reviewed articles and book chapters. He has also created several widely used tools for assessing financial decision-making in older adults."
Check out the announcement here.
Congrats Dr. Lichtenberg!!
Aug 14, 2020