Established in 1991, the UCLA Claude Pepper Older Americans Independence Center (OAIC) is designed to maintain and restore the independence of older persons. The UCLA Center’s theme is "Inflammation, Aging, and Independence".
The UCLA OAIC conducts observational and interventional research on factors that contribute to increased inflammation in aging and its consequences. The OAIC aims to:
Mentored Career Development Awards:
Research Project Support (RPS)
Rapid Grants Program provides funding for: