Basic Biology of Aging at the University of Washington

Upcoming Speakers:

Spring 2017 Speaker Series information...coming soon!

2016 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.

Friday, April 8th in Health Sciences Building (Kwing) K-069
Aging and Cancer: Rival demons
Judith Campisi, PhD, Buck Institute for Research on Aging

Thursday, April 21st
Mitochondrial-Derived Peptides and their Role in Aging and Disease
Pinchas Cohen, MD, USC Leonard Davis School of Gerontology

Thursday, May 5th
Sensory perception and central control of aging in Drosophila
Scott Pletcher, PhD,
University of Michigan

Thursday, May 19th                                                                                                                              
Nuclear and mitochondrial mutagenesis: theoretical and clinical insights into cancer and aging    
Jason Bielas, PhD,  Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

Tuesday, May 31st
Regulation of aging through epigenetic pathways
Weiwei Dang, PhD, Baylor College of Medicine