Upcoming Seminars

December 6, 2022

Targeting Circadian Rhythms and RORs in Disease and Aging

with Zheng “Jake” Chen, PhD
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
McGovern Medical School, UT Health Science Center at Houston


Past Seminars

NOVEMBER 15, 2022

Upward Spirals: Exploration of Protective Factors to Enhance Well-Being, Physical Activity and Immune Health among Older Black Breast Cancer Survivors

with Lakeshia Cousin, PhD, APRN, AGPCNP-BC
Assistant Professor
Department of Family, Community and Health System Science
College of Nursing
University of Florida


NOVEMBER 1, 2022

Prefrontal executive control of complex walking in older adults and adults post stroke: assessment, interpretation, clinical implications

with Sudeshna Chatterjee, PT, PhD
Assistant Professor
Department of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Sciences
College of Nursing and Health Professions
Drexel University


October 4, 2022

Leveraging Real-World Nursing Data in Aging Research

with Tamara G.R. Macieira, PhD
Assistant Professor
Department of Family, Community and Health System Science
College of Nursing
University of Florida

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September 20,2022

Aging and Cancer: The importance of the Host-Tumor Interaction

with Martine Extermann, MD
Professor & Program Leader
Senior Adult Oncology Program
Moffitt Cancer Center
Tampa, Florida


September 6, 2022

Lifestyle Intervention Strategies to Treat Frailty in Older Adults with Obesity

with Dennis T. Villareal, MD
Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, Texas


May 17, 2022

The Physical Environment: An Often-Overlooked Therapeutic Intervention for Aging

with Shabboo Valipoor, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Interior Design
College of Design, Construction and Planning
University of Florida


May 3, 2022

Ageism in Health Care: Under Treatment, Over Treatment, or All of the Above

with Kenneth Covinsky, MD
Division of Geriatrics, School of Medicine
University of California, San Francisco


April 19,2022

Fuel and Rhythm: A Complex Interaction

with Stephen Anton, Ph.D.
Professor & Clinical Research Division Chief
Department of Aging and Geriatric Research
College of Medicine, University of Florida


April 5,2022

Reverse Translation in Sarcopenia: from clinical trials to basic mechanisms

with Roger Fielding, Ph.D.
Associate Director
USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging
Tufts University School of Medicine


March 15,2022

Implications of Viral Infections for Chronic Diseases of Aging

with Russell P. Tracy, PhD
 Distinguished Professor & Chief Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine, and Biochemistry
Larner College of Medicine,
University of Vermont

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March 1,2022

Cancer and Aging from a Population Science Perspective

with Tracy E. Crane, Ph.D., RDN
Associate Professor & Co-Leader of Cancer Control Research Program, Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center University of Miami


February 15, 2022

Past and Future Demographic Changes and the Concepts of Active Life Expectancy and Compression of Morbidity

with Jack Guralnik, M.D., Ph.D.
Department of Epidemiology and Public Health
University of Maryland School of Medicine

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February 1, 2022

A Journey from a Voxel to a Clinical Application for Parkinsonism

with David Vaillancourt, Ph.D.
Professor & Chair
Department of Applied Physiology and Kinesiology
University of Florida


JANUARY 4, 2022

Artificial Intelligence in Cognitive Aging: Novel Diagnosis and Precision Intervention

with Ruogu Fang, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
J. Crayton Pruitt Family
Department of Biomedical Engineering
University of Florida