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 2019

Date

Weekday/Time/Location

Presenter

Host

March 6

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

Kartik Venkatachalam, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Department of Integrative Biology and Pharmacology McGovern Medical School

UT Health Science Center at Houston

Houston, Texas

Melanie Samuel

March 13

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

Rick Sifers, Ph.D.

Professor Department of Pathology

Baylor College of Medicine


March 20

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

Yuxiang Sun, M.D., Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Department of Nutrition and Food Science

Texas A&M University

College Station, Texas

Wei Cao

March 27

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

Robia Pautler, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Molecular Physiology and Biophysics

Baylor College of Medicine


April 10

Wednesday, Noon-1 p.m. in Room N315 

Shawn Ahmed, Ph.D.

Professor

Departments of Genetics and Biology

University of North Carolina

Chapel Hill, N.C.

Ergun Sahin

April 17

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

Faculty Group Seminar: Melanie Samuel, Ph.D.


Apil 24

Wednesday, Noon-1 p.m. in Room N315 

Louise D. McCullough, M.D., Ph.D.

Professor and Roy M. and Phyllis Gough Huffington Distinguished Chair

Department of Neurology

McGovern Medical School

UT Health Science Center at Houston

Wei Cao

May 1

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

Rajagopal Viswanath Sekhar, M.D., B.S.

Associate Professor

Department of Medicine – Endocrinology

Baylor College of Medicine


May 8

Wednesday, Noon-1 p.m. in Room N315 

Alexander Soukas, M.D., Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts General Hospital Boston, Ma.

Meng Wang

May 15

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

Faculty Group Seminar: Meng Wang, Ph.D.


May 22


OPEN