Rita Watson

Rita Watson

Rita Watson, MPH, (Master of Public Health) is a relationship and health columnist for The Providence Journal.  She received a 2012 MetLife Foundation Journalist in Aging Fellow Award through the Gerontological Society of America and New America Media, as well as a 2013 travel grant. 

At Yale she served as Director of Policy and Education, Department of Psychiatry, and is an associate fellow at Yale's Ezra Stiles College.


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With Love and Gratitude

Surrounding oursleves with lingering gratitude may be the secret to the Fountain of Youth and lifelong love. Within columns ranging from love and marriage to cognition and health, research and quotes from leading physicians and scientists will be highlighted.