Paul B. Baltes Legacy Symposium

May 3, 2007

Paul B. BaltesTo honor its late colleague, Paul Baltes, Distinguished Professor of Psychology, the University of Virginia’s Department of Psychology and the Institute on Aging held a symposium May 3, 2007 to review his legacy. Speakers included Anne C. Petersen, Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences, Denise C. Park, University of Illinois, Margie Lachman, Brandeis University, and Angeline Lillard, University of Virginia.

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  • Opening Remarks and Welcome
    R. Ariel Gomez, Vice President for Research and Graduate Studies

  • Introduction
    John R. Nesselroade, University of Virginia

Scientific Papers

  • Educating for Wisdom
    Angeline Lillard, University of Virginia

  • Implications of Selective Optimization With Compensation for Childhood and Adolescence
    Anne C. Petersen, Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences

  • Psychosocial Pathways to Healthy Aging: A Lifespan View
    Margie E. Lachman, Brandeis University

  • Neuroimaging Cognitive Aging: New Answers Yield Urgent Questions
    Denise C. Park,University of Illinois


  • Graham B. Spanier, President
  • The Pennsylvania State University
  • Ulman Lindenberger, Director
  • Max Planck Institute of Human Development, Berlin

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