The Huffington Center on Aging sponsors a weekly seminar and journal club on the Biology of Aging, hosting distinguished speakers in aging and pathophysiology of aging-related diseases. Outside lectures alternate with journal club presentations by pre- and postdoctoral trainees, scientific seminars by HCOA laboratories, and research reports.

Biology of Aging Seminar & Journal Club 2017

Date

Weekday/Time/Location

Presenter

Host

Jan. 11

Wednesday, Noon-1 p.m. in Room N315

F. Bradley Johnson, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
University of Pennsylvania

Ergun Sahin

Jan. 25

Wednesday, Noon-1 p.m.(Journal Club in N801)

Journal Club – Catic Lab (Moderator: A. Catic)

Andre Catic

Feb. 1

Wednesday, Noon-1 p.m. in Room N801

Daisuke Nakada, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Molecular & Human Genetics
Baylor College of Medicine

Ergun Sahin

Feb. 8

Wednesday, Noon-1 p.m. in Room N801

Meng Wang, Ph.D. Group Seminar

Meng Wang

Feb. 15

Wednesday, Noon-1 p.m. (Journal Club in N801)

Journal Club – Wang Lab (Moderator: M. Wang)

Meng Wang

Feb. 22

Wednesday, Noon-1 p.m. in Room N801 

Clinical and Translational Geriatric Medicine Lecture
Rajagopal Sekhar. M.D., B.S.
Associate Professor
Department of Medicine – Endocrinology
Baylor College of Medicine

Angela Catic

March 1

Wednesday, Noon-1 p.m. in Room N801

Fudong Liu, M.D.,
Assistant Professor
Department of Neurology
The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston McGovern Medical School

Hui Zheng

March 8

Wednesday, Noon-1 p.m. in Room N315

Rick Morimoto, Ph.D.
Professor
Department of Biochemistry, Molecular and Cell Biology
Northwestern University

Meng Wang

March 15

Wednesday, Noon-1 p.m. in Room N801

Clinical and Translational Geriatric Medicine Lecture
Heinrich Taegtmeyer
Adjunct Professor
Department of Medicine – Endocrinology

Baylor College of Medicine

Angela Catic

March 22

Wednesday, Noon-1 p.m. in Room N315

Vera Gorbunova, Ph.D.
Doris Johns Cherry Professor of Biology
University of Rochester
Department of Biology

Weiwei Dang

March 29

Wednesday, Noon-1 p.m. in Room N801

Journal Club – Fred Pereira (Moderator F. Pereira)

Fred Pereira

April 5

Wednesday, Noon-1 p.m. in Room N801

Weiwei Dang, Ph.D.
Group Seminar

Weiwei Dang

April 12

Wednesday, Noon-1 p.m. in Room N801

Fred Pereira Group Seminar

Fred Pereira

April 19

Wednesday, Noon-1 p.m. in Room N315

Jan van Deursen, Ph.D.
Professor of Pediatrics
Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Mayo Clinic

Ergun Sahin

April 26

Wednesday, Noon-1 p.m. in Room N315

Roy M. Huffington Distinguished Lecture
John Hardy, Ph.D.

Head, Molecular Neuroscience

Chair, Molecular Biology of Neurological Disease

Institute of Neurology, University College London

Hui Zheng

May 3

Wednesday, Noon-1 p.m. (Journal Club in N801)

Journal Club – Dang Lab (Moderator: W. Dang)

Weiwei Dang

May 10

Wednesday, Noon-1 p.m. in Room N315

Norman E. Sharpless, M.D.

Professor of Medicine & Genetics

Chair, The Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center

UNC School of Medicine

Ergun Sahin

May 16

Tuesday, 4-5 p.m. in Room N315

Clinical and Translational Geriatric Medicine Lecture
Dae Hyun Kim, M.D., M.P.H.

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Angela Catic

May 17


OPEN


May 24

Wednesday, Noon-1 p.m. in Room N801

Clinical and Translational Geriatric Medicine Lecture

William E. Mitch, M.D.

Professor of Medicine

Selzman Institute for Kidney Health

Nephrology Division

Baylor College of Medicine

Angela Catic

May 31


OPEN