Fall 2021

Monthly Seminars - Wednesdays at 12pm EST

Fall 2021 flyer

Hosted by Dr. Gerard Karsenty and Dr. Yousin Suh

Department of Genetics and Development

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Dr. Judith Campisi

September 8 - Judith Campisi, PhD

Professor, Buck Institute for Research on Aging

Senior Scientist, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Title: Cellular Senescence and Aging: Quo Vadis?

Dr. John M. Sedivy

October 27 - John Sedivy, PhD

Hermon C. Bumpus Professor of Biology, Associate Dean and Director, Center for the Biology of Aging

Brown University

Title: Somatic Retrotransposition in Cellular Senescence and Aging


December 1 - Dr. Laura J. Niedernhofer, MD, PhD

Dr. Laura Niedernhofer

Director, Institute of the Biology of Aging and Metabolism

Medical Discovery Team Biology of Aging

Professor Biochemistry, Molecular Biology & Biophysics     

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine

Title: Therapeutically targeting senescent cells  to treat age-related diseases

December 15 - David Sinclair, PhD, AOV

Dr. David Sinclair

Professor, Department of Genetics

Co-Director of the Paul F. Glenn Center for Biology of Aging Research

Harvard Medical School

Title: Advances in controlling aging