Research Areas

University-Wide Mission: Located within the Mailman School of Public Health, the Butler Columbia Aging Center works beyond the School to integrate and catalyze interdisciplinary science and education throughout Columbia University across three campuses. The Center serves as the university’s central hub to provide knowledge for transitions to successfully aging societies.

Our Programs: Focused on creating full health spans for individuals and populations and successfully aging societies, our programs include the areas of Biological Aging and Health Inequities; Global Health and Aging; and Social Capital, Social Infrastructure and Aging Societies.

Thriving Societies

This program is dedicated to the knowledge creation and solutions for transforming societies to successfully age.