Laura L. Carstensen, Ph.D.

Laura L. Carstensen, Ph.D.

Stanford University


Year Elected: 2016
State: California

Previous Service to the Academies

  • Board on Behavioral, Cognitive, and Sensory Sciences (Member)
  • Commission for Global Roadmap for Healthy Longevity (Member)
  • NAM Planning Committee for a Global Roadmap for Healthy Longevity (Member)
  • Social, Behavioral, & Environmental Enablers for Healthy Longevity: A Workshop for the Global Roadmap for Healthy Longevity Initiative (Member)
  • Committee on Future Directions for Cognitive Research on Aging (Chair)
  • Committee on Aging Frontiers in Social Psychology, Personality, and Adult Developmental Psychology (Chair)
  • Keck Futures Initiative Aging/Longevity Steering Committee (Member)
  • Planning Committee for Academies-wide Initiative on the Grand Challenges of an Aging Society (Member)
  • Panel on Measuring Subjective Well-Being in a Policy-Relevant Framework (Member)
  • Behavioral Economics and the Promotion of Health Among Aging Populations: A Workshop (Chair)

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