Multidisciplinary Research Colloquium Series In Aging
“Aging From A Multidisciplinary Perspective”
|January 13, 2014||January 23, 2014||February 13, 2014|
|Daniel Benjamin, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Economics, Cornell University
“The Promises and Pitfalls of Geneconomics”
|Frank La Ferla, Ph.D.
Professor and Director, Institute for Memory Impairments, UC Irvine
“Translational Issues of Stem Cells”
|Maja Mataric, Ph.D.
Professor of Computer Science, Vice Dean for Research, Viterbi School of Engineering, USC
“Socially Assistive Robots that Care: Personalized Companions for Aging Healthier and Happier”
|February 27, 2014||March 13, 2014||March 27, 2014|
John Walsh, Ph.D.
“Exercise-Induced Restoration of Motor Function in Parkinson’s Disease: The Mind-Body Connection”
|Berislav Zlokovic, Ph.D.
Professor of Physiology and Biophysics, Keck School of Medicine, USC
“Blood-Brain Barrier and Neurodegeneration”
|Stuart K. Kim, Ph.D.
Professor of Developmental Biology and Genetics, Stanford University
“Regulatory Factors that Guide the Normal Aging Process”
|April 10, 2014||May 8, 2014|
|Roberto Cabeza, Ph.D.
Professor of Psychology and Neuroscience, Duke University
“Compensatory Brain Activity in Older Adults”
|Peter Tontonoz, M.D, Ph.D.
Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, UCLA
“Integration of Lipid Metabolism and Inflammation by Nuclear Receptors”