Keyword: UCSF Institute for Health and Aging

Julene Johnson

Julene Johnson, PhD, is both the Associate Dean of Research for the University of California Sane Francisco (UCSF) School of Nursing and the Associate Director at the UCSF Institute for Health & Aging. She is also the Research Education Core Lead and mentor in the UCSF Center for Aging in Diverse Communities. Dr. Johnson’s research program focuses on cognitive aging and older adults. Her recent study for the NIH underscores the benefits of engagement in arts education (choral) programs for older adults.