Richard Schulz wins Distinguished Career Contribution to Gerontology Award

Richard Schulz, a Pitt professor of psychiatry and director of the gerontology research program in the University Center for Social and Urban Problems, has received the 2021 Distinguished Career Contribution to Gerontology Award, Behavioral and Social Sciences section, from the Gerontology Society of America.

The award recognizes career contributions that have articulated a novel theoretical or methodological perspective or synthesis that addresses a significant problem in the literature.

The award presentations will take place at society’s annual Scientific Meeting from Nov. 10 to 14 in Phoenix, Ariz.