Events Related to Aging

Basic and Translational Studies on Inflammatory Pathways in the Aging Brain: Should We Fire the Janitor?

April 22, 2016 , 1 p.m. at Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute

Laura L. Dugan, MD

Abram C. Shmerling Professor of Alzheimer's and Geriatric Medicine; Head, Division of Geriatric Medicine, Department of Medicine; Vanderbilt Brain Institute and Neuroscience Program, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine

Timothy A. Johnson Medical Scholar Lecture Series

Learning, Memory, & The Aging Brain

March 16, 2016 , 5:30 p.m. at Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute

Rosalyn Moran

Brain Awareness Week, Brain School

Can We Live to 100? New Evidence from the National Institute on Aging

Dec. 10, 2015 , 5:30 p.m. at Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute

Marie A. Bernard, MD

Deputy Director
National Institute on Aging
National Institutes of Health
Bethesda, Maryland

VTCRI Maury Strauss Distinguished Public Lectures

Cancer and Aging

May 22, 2014 , 5:30 p.m. at Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute

Ronald A. DePinho, MD

President, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX; Member, U.S. National Academy of Sciences; Member, NAS Institute of Medicine

VTCRI Maury Strauss Distinguished Public Lectures

Reversing Stem Cell Dysfunction in Aging and Disease

May 11, 2012 , 1 p.m. at Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute

Amy Wagers, PhD

Associate Professor of Stem Cell and Regenerative Biology, Harvard University; Principal Investigator, Joslin Diabetes Center; Early Career Scientist, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Boston, Massachusetts

VTCRI Maury Strauss Distinguished Public Lectures

Mitochondrial Mutagenesis and Transcriptional Fidelity in Aging and Disease

Sept. 21, 2011 , 1 p.m. at Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute

Marc Vermulst, PhD

Postdoctoral Research Scholar, Department of Chemistry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

Special Seminars

Synaptic Effects of Aging and ALS From Cellular Phenomena to Molecular Analysis

Aug. 16, 2011 , 1 p.m. at Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute

Gregorio Valdez, PhD

Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology and the Center for Brain Science, Harvard University

Special Seminars

Cellular and Molecular Analysis of Aging: Disease-Afflicted and Regenerating Neuromuscular Synapses

Aug. 15, 2011 , 4 p.m. at Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute

Gregorio Valdez, PhD

Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology and the Center for Brain Science, Harvard University

Special Seminars