Basic Biology of Aging at the University of Washington

Spring 2017 Speakers:

2017 Spring Quarter Speaker Series

The Nathan Shock Center of Excellence in the Basic Biology of Aging, the Genetic Approaches to Aging Training Grant, and the UW Healthy Aging and Longevity (HALo) Research Institute present:

All talks will be held in Room Foege N-130 from 2:30-4:30pm (one hour talk, one hour discussion) unless otherwise noted.

Date (place)



Talk Title

March 30  (Foege N- 130)

2:30p - 4:30p

Shin-Ichiro Imai

Achieving Productive Aging: The Systemic Regulatory Mechanism of Mammalian Aging and Longevity and Anti-Aging Intervention

April 13 (Foege N - 130)


2:30p - 4:30p

William Banks

The Aging Blood-brain Barrier in Health and Disease

April 27 (Foege N – 130)

2:30p - 4:30p

Meng Wang

Metabolic Drivers in Longevity Regulation

May 11 (Foege N-130)

2:30p - 4:30p

David Sinclair

Genes and small molecules that control the pace of aging

May 25 (Foege N-130)


2:30p - 4:30p Adam Salmon Is there uniformity in mTOR inhibition across species and treatment?
June 8 (Foege N-130) 2:30p - 4:30p Adam Hughes Aging and Organelle Crosstalk