Seminars & Lectures

Date Series Speaker Title Location
June 4, 2018 8115 Todd C. James, MD, FACP Dr. Todd James presents: “Give Me a System and Not a Hero: Strategies for Addressing Complex Situations in Geriatrics Care” UF CTRB, 2161
May 25, 2018 Adil Ahmed MD, PhD Dr. Adil Ahmed presents: “Electronic Medical Records Between Big-Data and Patient-Centered Care” UF CTRB, 2161
May 21, 2018 Clinical Translational Seminar Walter Lee Murfee, PhD Dr. Walter Lee Murfee presents: “Microvascular Adaptations during Aging: Opportunities for New Models and Discoveries” CTRB (2004 Mowry Rd), room 2144
May 8, 2018 Clinical Translational Seminar Philip Efron, FACS, FCCM, MD Dr. Philip Efron presents: Sepsis in the Frail Elderly UF CTRB (2004 Mowry Rd), room 2161
May 3, 2018 Maria Eleni Anagnostou, Ph.D. Dr. Maria E. Anagnostou presents: The Role of Polymerase Gamma Mutations in Alpers’ Syndrome UF CTRB, 3162
April 27, 2018 Clinical Translational Seminar Cynthia J. Brown, MD Dr. Cynthia Brown presents: Creating a Culture of Hospital Mobility UF CTRB (2004 Mowry Rd), room 3161
April 9, 2018 Clinical Translational Seminar Mark D. Peterson, Ph.D., M.S., CSCS*D, FACSM Dr. Mark D. Peterson presents: Fat and Musculoskeletal Interactions in Obesity, Aging and Neuromotor Disabilities UF CTRB (2004 Mowry Rd), room 2161
March 27, 2018 Special Al-Mardini Seminar, Ph.D., University of North Carolina Dr. Mamoun Al- Mardini presents: Reduction of readmissions to hospitals based on actionable knowledge discovery and personalization CTRB, Room 3162
March 26, 2018 8115 Sung Min Han, PhD Dr. Han presents: Understanding of neuronal intrinsic mechanisms of axon regeneration: Lessons from C. elegans UF CTRB, 2161
February 26, 2018 Clinical Translational Seminar Rui Xiao, PhD Dr. Rui Xiao presents: “A ketogenic diet promotes lifespan and healthspan in C. elegans” UF CTRB (2004 Mowry Rd), room 2161
February 12, 2018 Clinical Translational Seminar Josh Brown, MS, Pharm.D., PhD Joshua Brown, Pharm D, PhD, MS presents “Data linkage and secondary analyses of the LIFE trial” UF CTRB (2004 Mowry Rd), room 2161
January 29, 2018 Clinical Translational Seminar Rosemary Laird, MD, MHSA Dr. Rosemary Laird presents: Alzheimer’s Disease Before the Cure: Challenges of the Pandemic Among Us UF CTRB (2004 Mowry Rd), room 2161
December 11, 2017 Clinical Translational Seminar Mary Jo McKay, MBA Mary Jo McKay, MBA presents: “Home and Community-based Services for Older Adults” UF CTRB (2004 Mowry Rd), room 2161
November 27, 2017 Clinical Translational Seminar Marc Vermulst, PhD Dr. Marc Vermulst presents: Biological infidelity in aging organisms UF CTRB (2004 Mowry Rd), room 2161
November 20, 2017 Clinical Translational Seminar Ben Blomberg, MD Ben Blomberg, MD presents: Handing Off the Older Patient: The Geriatric Assessment in Transitions of Care UF CTRB (2004 Mowry Rd), room 2161
November 14, 2017 Clinical Translational Seminar Deepa Ramamurthi, MD Deepa Ramamurthi, MD presents: Insulin Use in Geriatric Type II Diabetics – Less is More UF CTRB (2004 Mowry Rd), room 2161
October 30, 2017 Clinical Translational Seminar Christopher Vulpe, PhD, MD Christopher Vulpe, MD, PhD presents: “Functional profiling provides insight into mitochondrial retrograde signaling” UF CTRB (2004 Mowry Rd), room 2161
October 23, 2017 Clinical Translational Seminar Paul Okunieff, MD Paul Okunieff, MD presents: “New Tool to Evaluate Mitigators of Genomic Aging and other Genotoxic events” UF CTRB, 2161
October 16, 2017 Clinical Translational Seminar Sudeshna A. Chatterjee, PT, PhD Sudeshna Chatterjee, PT, PhD presents: “Mobility function and recovery in older adults post-stroke: insights from sympathetic nervous system activity” UF CTRB (2004 Mowry Rd), room 2161
October 5, 2017 Clinical Translational Seminar Ishrat Jahan, MD Dr. Ishrat Jahan presents: “Osteoporosis” UF CTRB (2004 Mowry Rd), room 2144
September 29, 2017 Clinical Translational Seminar Zhixun Dou, Ph.D. Dr. Zhixun Dou presents: “Chromatin degeneration in senescence and aging” UF, CTRB (2004 Mowry Rd), room 2144
August 24, 2017 Clinical Translational Seminar Yvonne S. Eisele, Ph.D. Dr. Eisele presents: Discovery and characterization of pathogenic transthyretin (TTR) oligomers in TTR-related amyloidosis CTRB, 2004 Mowry Rd, Rm 3161
August 17, 2017 Clinical Translational Seminar Jonathon Burman, Ph.D., NIH, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, Bethesda, MD Dr. Jonathon Burman presents: Molecular mechanisms underlying the selectivity of PINK1/Parkin-mediated mitophagy CTRB, 2004 Mowry Rd, Room 2161
June 19, 2017 Clinical Translational Seminar Girish C. Melkani, Ph.D., San Diego State University Dr. Girish C. Melkani presents: Modeling and mitigation of age-related cardiometabolic diseases CTRB, Room 2161
May 1, 2017 Clinical Translational Seminar Russell T. Hepple, Ph.D., University of Florida Dr. Russell T. Hepple presents: Mitochondria in aging muscle: Predator or pawn? CTRB, Room 2161
April 17, 2017 Clinical Translational Seminar Rene Przkora, M.D., Ph.D., University of Florida Dr. Rene Przkora presents: Blood flow restriction exercise for older adults undergoing knee replacement surgery CTRB, Conf Room 2161
April 3, 2017 Clinical Translational Seminar Tanja Taivassalo, Ph.D., University of Florida Dr. Tanja Taivassalo presents: Understanding the positives of negative work: Eccentric cycle training to recover muscle mass and strength in clinical conditions CTRB, Room 2161
March 20, 2017 Clinical Translational Seminar T. Keith Blackwell, M.D., Ph.D., Harvard University Dr. T. Keith Blackwell presents: Mechanisms that extend healthy lifespan: lessons from model organisms CTRB, Room 2161
March 1, 2017 Clinical Translational Seminar Susan G. Schneider, M.D., M.S.P.H., Merritt Island, FL Dr. Susan G. Schneider will present: Iatrogenic Loneliness: Limited capacity and sexuality in long term care CTRB, Room 2161
February 20, 2017 Clinical Translational Seminar Joseph H. Davis, Ph.D., The Scripps Rsearch Institute, La Jolla, CA Dr. Joseph H. Davis presents: Biological assembly of macromolecular machines: Insights into ribosome biogenesis CTRB, Room 2161
February 13, 2017 Clinical Translational Seminar Mr. Jeff P. Johnson, ARRP Florida Mr. Jeff P. Johnson presents: Aging in Florida: Policy, politics, economics and environment CTRB, Room 2161
February 6, 2017 Clinical Translational Seminar J. Ignacio Aguirre, D.M.V., Ph.D., University of Florida Dr. J. Ignacio Aguirre presents: Medication-related osteonecrosis of the jaw (MRONJ): Clinicopathologic presentation – and animal models of the human disease CTRB, Room 2161
January 23, 2017 Clinical Translational Seminar Dietmar W. Siemann, Ph.D., University of Florida Dr. Dietmar W. Siemann presents: Impeding cancer metastasis: from molecular targeting to exercise CTRB, Room 2161
January 17, 2017 Clinical Translational Seminar Eric G. James, Ph.D., University of Massachusetts Lowell Dr. Eric G. James presents: Investing coordination impairments to advance the treatment of mobility limitations CTRB, Room 3161/3162
January 9, 2017 Clinical Translational Seminar Holly M. Brown-Borg, Ph.D., University of North Dakota, Grand Forks Dr. Holly Brown-Borg presents: Growth hormone impacts aging via methionine metabolism and DNA methylation CTRB, Room 2161
December 12, 2016 Clinical Translational Seminar Benjamin A. Bensadon, Ed.M., Ph.D., Florida Atlantic University Dr. Benjamin A. Bensadon presents: Integrating psychology & geriatrics: from insight to implementation CTRB, Room 2161
November 14, 2016 Clinical Translational Seminar Joel A. Sender, M.D., St Barnabas Rehabilitation & Continuing Care Center, Bronx, NY Dr. Joel A. Sender presents: Reflections on implementation of geriatric principles in a busy ER CTRB, Room 2161
October 24, 2016 Clinical Translational Seminar Michele M. Shirasu-Hiza, Ph.D., Columbia University Medical Center, NY Dr. Michele M. Shirasu-Hiza presents: Impact of circadian-regulated physiologies on aging and lifespan CTRB, Room 2161
October 3, 2016 Clinical Translational Seminar Susan Nittrouer, Ph.D., University of Florida Dr. Susan Nittrouer presents: Working memory in older adults CTRB, Room 2161
September 20, 2016 Special Paul Robbins, PhD., Scripps Research Institute, Florida Campus Dr. Paul Robbins presents: Development of therapeutic approaches to extend health span
September 16, 2016 Clinical Translational Seminar So dam Kim, M.D., Baylor College of Medicine, TX Dr. So dam Kim presentation: Inflammation and cognitive decline: Is there a role for HMGB1 CTRB, Room 2161
September 12, 2016 Clinical Translational Seminar Jie Liu, Ph.D., University of Michigan, Ann Arbor Dr. Jie Liu presents: Functional aging of neuromuscular junction CTRB, Room 2161
August 15, 2016 Clinical Translational Seminar Karl A. Rodriguez, Ph.D., University of Texas, San Antonio Dr. Karl A. Rodriguez presents: Protein homeostasis and species longevity: the role of the small molecular chaperone HSP25 in healthy aging CTRB, Room 2161
May 27, 2016 Special Caroline Zeiss, Ph.D., BVSc, Diplomate ACVP and ACLAM Dr. Caroline Zeiss presents: Large scale text integration to improve translatability of animal research CTRB, Room 2161
May 23, 2016 Clinical Translational Seminar Ruben Reider, M.D., Baltimore, Marilyand Dr. Ruben Reider presents: Hospital care of geriatric patients CTRB, Room 2161
May 16, 2016 Clinical Translational Seminar Gordon S. Mitchell, Ph.D., University of Florida Dr. Gordon S. Mitchell presents: Intermittent hypoxia induced spinal motor plasticity: walking and breathing after spinal injury CTRB, Room 2161
May 9, 2016 Clinical Translational Seminar Sooyeon Lee, Ph.D., University of Florida Dr. Sooyeon Lee presents: Critical role of Sirtuin 1-Mitofusin 2 axis in ischemia/reperfusion injury in aged livers CTRB, Room 2161
May 2, 2016 Clinical Translational Seminar Hyo-Jin Park, Ph.D., University of Florida Dr. Hyo-Jin Park presents: Raising a new question: Alzheimer’s disease and hearing loss CTRB, Room 2161
April 25, 2016 Clnical Translational Research Huaihou Chen Ph.D., University of Florida Dr. Huaihou Chen presents: Aging-related changes in multimodal neuroimaging markers CTRB, Room 2161
April 15, 2016 Special Dongsheng Cai, M.D., Ph.D., Albert Einstein College of Medicine Dr. Dongsheng Cai presents: Hypothalamic inflammation in metabolic syndrome and aging CTRB, Room 2161
April 12, 2016 Special Rong Yuan, M.D., Ph.D., Southern Illinois University School of Medicine Dr. Rong Yuan presents: Genetics studies in mice identifying novel aging genes CTRB, Room 2161
April 11, 2016 Clinical Translational Seminar Malaz A. Boustani, M.D., Ph.D., Indiana University Center for Aging Research Dr. Malaz A. Boustani presents: From brain care discovery to brain care delivery in less than a decade CTRB, Room 2161
March 28, 2016 Clinical Translational Seminar Karyn A. Esser, Ph.D., University of Florida Dr. Karyn A. Esser presents: Circadian rhythms, molecular clock and skeletal muscle weakness; a model of aging? CTRB, Room 2161
March 14, 2016 Clinical Translational Seminar Dietmar W. Siemann, Ph.D., University of Florida Dr. Dietmar W. Siemann presents: CANCELLED CTRB, Room 2161
March 7, 2016 Clinical Translatoinal Seminar Zheng Chen, Ph.D., University of Texas, Health Science School Dr. Zheng Chen presents: Role of clock-enhancing small molecules in metabolic syndrome and aging CTRB, Room 2161
February 29, 2016 Clinical Translational Seminar Rober B. Fillingim, Ph.D., University of Florida Dr. Roger B. Fillingim presents: Why does it hurt to get older? CTRB, Room 2161
February 22, 2016 Clinical Translational Seminar Sarah A. Johnson, Ph.D., University of Florida Dr. Sarah A. Johnson presents: Stimulus discrimination as an index of cognitive aging across species CTRB, Room 2161
February 8, 2016 Clnical Translational Research Michael R. Wasserman, M.D., Nursing Home Patient Safety QIO, Health Services Advisory Group, Glendale, CA Dr. Michael Wasserman presents: QAPI and the future of long term care CTRB, Room 2161
February 1, 2016 Clnical Translational Research Jennifer Schrack, Ph.D., John's Hopkins University Dr. Jennifer Schrack presents: Epidemiologic perspectives on aging, energy expenditure, and accelerometry CTRB, Room 2161
January 11, 2016 Special Samuel P. Verghese, Department of Elder Affairs Samuel P. Verghese presents: State of the state on aging CTRB, Room 2161
January 6, 2016 Special Alessandro Iannaccone, M.D., M.S. Dr. Alessandro Iannaccone presents: Translational studies on the role of autoimmunity in AMD MBI, Room LG-110 A/B
December 14, 2015 Clnical Translational Research Naohiro Terada, M.D., Ph.D., University of Florida Dr. Naohiro Terada presents: Stem cell research in the era of personal genomics CTRB, Room 2161
December 7, 2015 Clnical Translational Research Adrian Blotner, M.D., F.A.P.A., University of Florida Dr. Adrian Blotner presents: Comprehensive pain medicine – a “New” model for managing pain CTRB, Room 2161
November 30, 2015 Clnical Translational Research Paula C. Bickford, Ph.D., University of South Florida Dr. Paula C. Bickford presents: Role of aging and inflammation in brain plasticity and repair CTRB, Room 2161
November 23, 2015 Clnical Translational Research Andrea L. Rosso, Ph.D., M.P.H., University of Pittsburgh Dr. Andrea L. Rosso presents: The aging brain and community mobility CTRB, Room 2161
November 16, 2015 Clinical Translational Seminar Karlene K. Ball, Ph.D., University of Alabama at Birmingham Dr. Karlene K. Ball presents: Intervention to reduce crash risk in older drivers CTRB, Room 2161
November 9, 2015 Clnical Translational Research Emily E. Weber LeBrun, M.D., University of Florida Dr. Weber LeBrun presents: Lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) in post-menopausal women CTRB, Room 2161
November 2, 2015 Clnical Translational Research Yuji Ikeno, M.D., Ph.D., University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio Dr. Yuji Ikeno presents: Mechanisms that extend lifespan in Sprague-Dawley rats overexpressing Cu/ZnSOD CTRB, Room 2161
October 26, 2015 Clnical Translational Research Esteban Franko-Garcia, M.D., Massachussets General Hospital, Boston, MA Dr. Esteban Franko-Garcia presents: Models of care: Ortho-Geriatrics; Improving quality of care CTRB, Room 2161
October 19, 2015 Clnical Translational Research Rui Xiao, Ph.D., University of Florida Dr. Rui Xiao presents: Thermosensation and aging CTRB, Room 2161
October 5, 2015 Special Torrance J. Higgins, Ph.D., Venn Performance Coaching, Seattle, WA Dr. Torrance J. Higgins presents: Cognitive, affective and kinematic signs of progressive disability CTRB, Room 2161
September 21, 2015 Clnical Translational Research Robert D. Frisina, Ph.D., University of South Florida Dr. Robert D. Frisina presents: Biological mechanisms of age-related hearing loss: Can we modulate presbycusis CTRB, Room 2161
August 6, 2015 Special Jonathan Hewitt, M.B.B.S., F.R.C.P., M.Sc., Ph.D., University College London Surgical disease in the older person; a British history and vision CTRB, Room 2161
May 28, 2015 Human Neuroimaging Erin E. Hecht, Ph.D., University of Florida Adaptations to neural circuits for action understanding and tool use in primate brain evolution CTRB, Room 2161
May 26, 2015 Human Neuroimaging Mansi Parekh, Ph.D., Stanford University Deciphering the temporal lobe using magnetic resonance imaging CTRB, Room 2161
May 18, 2015 Clinical Translational Seminar Sara N. Burke, Ph.D., University of Florida Working towards a systems-level understanding of cognitive aging CTRB, Room 2161
May 11, 2015 Clinical Translational Seminar Jason M. Butler, Ph.D., Weill Cornell Medical College Therapeutic application of the vascular niche to improve hematopoietic function CTRB, Room 2161
May 4, 2015 Clinical Translational Seminar Scott C. Brackenridge, M.D., M.S.C.S., University of Florida The acute development and persistence of frailty, comorbidity and disability in critically ill patients after surgical sepsis: “Induced Frailty” CTRB, Room 2161
April 20, 2015 Clinical Translational Seminar Andrew J. Bryant, M.D., University of Florida Independent people: The role of hypoxic signaling in chronic lung disease CTRB, Room 2161
April 13, 2015 Clinical Translational Seminar Robert M. Palmer, M.D., M.P.H., East Virginia Medical School Acute Care for Elders (ACE): Function does matter CTRB, Room 2161
April 6, 2015 Clinical Translational Seminar Samuel S. Wu, Ph.D., University of Florida Lessons learned from LEAPS: a multi-site, phase III, randomized trial of physical therapy interventions to improve walking recovery post-stroke CTRB, Room 2161
March 23, 2015 Clinical Translational Seminar Richard A. E. Edden, Ph.D., The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine MRS of GABA: Studies of inhibitory function CTRB, Room 2161
March 16, 2015 Clinical Translational Seminar Thomas C. Foster, Ph.D., University of Florida Role of peripheral inflammation in age-related cognitive decline CTRB, Room 2161
March 9, 2015 Clinical Translational Seminar Martine Sanon, M.D., Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai The role of geriatrics in an aging emergency department CTRB, Room 2161
March 2, 2015 Clinical Translational Seminar Debra E. Lyon, R.N., Ph.D, F.A.A.N., University of Florida Symptom management in cancer and other chronic conditions: What matters? CTRB, Room 2161
February 23, 2015 Clinical Translational Seminar John Olichney. M.D., University of California, Davis A tale of two synaptic disorders: Fragile X-associated tremor ataxia syndrome (FXTAS) and early Alzheimer’s disease CTRB, Room 2161
January 26, 2015 Clinical Translational Seminar Rui Xiao, Ph.D., University of Michigan, Ann Arbor Cellular sensors in the environmental modulation of animal aging CTRB, Room 2161
January 12, 2015 Clinical Translational Seminar Constance Uphold, Ph.D., A.R.N.P, F.A.A.N, Department of Veteran Affairs, NF/SG VHS, Gainesville, FL Interventions to reduce burden of caregivers of Veterans post-stroke CTRB, Room 2161