Principal Investigator

Brian D. Carpenter, Ph.D.

Principal Investigator

Dr. Carpenter's research focuses on the clinical psychology of aging, with an emphasis on family relationships in later life. Recent work explores the ways family members and healthcare professionals collaborate with older adults. Another line of research examines what people understand about Alzheimer's disease and how best to educate people about dementia. Finally, he also explores various facets of end-of-life care.