Laura Beth Zahodne

Faculty Associate, SRC-Life Course Development
Assistant Professor, Psychology
Laura Beth Zahodne


Laura Zahodne's research examines how psychosocial experiences influence late-life cognitive trajectories and the expression of neurodegenerative disease. She is interested in the role of positive psychosocial factors in cognitive and brain aging, independent of negative affect, and seeks to understand how these psychosocial factors contribute to brain maintenance or reserve.