University of Texas at Dallas Center for Vital Longevity
Park Aging Mind Laboratory


Micaela Chan

Micaela Chan

Graduate Student

Center for Vital Longevity

1600 Viceroy Drive, Suite 800

Dallas, Texas 75235

Phone: 972-883-3747



M.S. Applied Cognition and Neuroscience, 2012, University of Texas at Dallas, Dallas TX
B.S. Psychology, 2008, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Champaign IL


Chan, M. Y., Park, D. C., Savalia, N. K., Petersen, S. E., & Wig, G. S. (2014). Decreased segregation of brain systems across the healthy adult lifespan. PNAS, 111(46). doi: 10.1073/pnas.1415122111

Chan, MY; Haber, S; Drew, LM; Park, DC. (2014). Training Older Adults to Use Tablet Computers: Does It Enhance Cognitive Function?. The Gerontologist.

Diener, E., & Chan, M. Y. (2011). Happy people live longer: Subjective well-being contributes to health and longevity. Applied Psychology: Health and Well-Being, 3(1), 1-43.