Student Christina Pierpaoli

Christina Pierpaoli,

Christina is a 3rd year graduate student working alongside Dr. Patricia A Parmelee. Her research explores how subjective age and perceived usefulness predict osteoarthritis pain management among older adults. She was a 2012 Killam Fellow at the University of Toronto and is a member of Phi Beta Kappa. Additional broad interests of hers include coping variability, health appraisals and behaviors, and sexual function—particularly in later life.