Faculty Member Sara H. Qualls Honored for Contributions to Gerontology

Dr. Sara H. Qualls

Dr. Sara H. Qualls, Kraemer Family Professor of Aging Studies, in the Department of Psychology, was recently received the M. Powell Lawton Distinguished Contribution Award for Applied Gerontology. From the website: ” The Distinguished Contribution Award in Applied Gerontology is presented in honor of the memory of M. Powell Lawton to recognize those whose contributions have improved the quality of life of older persons. The contributions being honored include developing or implementing a program, practice, policy, or treatment that has had or will have the great potential to improve the lives of older adults.”

Dr. Qualls’s research was recently described in a research profile for the UCCS Office of Research.

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