Laura Sands

Laura Sands

Laura Sands

Professor

Office

230 Grove Lane
Blacksburg, VA 24061

Phone

540-231-9634

Email

Education

  • Ph.D. University of California, Berkeley
  • M.A. University of California, Berkeley
  • B.A. University of California, Berkeley

Research Interests

  • Risks and health consequences of functional limitations among older adults
  • Healthcare outcomes among older adults who do not receive sufficient healthcare
  • How resilience influences healthcare utilization among older adults exposed to a disaster
  • Risks for poor outcomes among older surgical patients