Brown University
Biology of Human Aging Colloquium

Monday, May 19th, 2014

All lectures will be held in the
Laboratories for Molecular Medicine
70 Ship Street, Providence, RI
Room 107
Coffee: 9:30 AM
Reception: 4:00 PM

For more information, contact:
Tammy Glass (401) 863-9654
Tammy_Glass@Brown.Edu

2014 Lecture Schedule

  • 10:00 AM: Gordon Lithgow
    The Buck Institute
        Small Molecules that Suppress Protein Aggregation and Slow Aging
  • 11:00 AM: Norman E. Sharpless
    The Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center
        Cellular Senescence, Cancer and Aging
  • 2:00 PM: Malene Hansen
    Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute
        Role of TOR-regulated processes in C. elegans aging
  • 3:00 PM: Peter Adams
    The Beatson Institute for Cancer Research
        Chromatin - a challenge to healthy aging

Previous Guest Speakers

2013
  • Pinchas Cohen
    USC Davis School of Gerontology
  • Nancy Bonini
    University of Pennsylvania
  • Jan van Deursen
    The Mayo Clinic
  • Rafael de Cabo
    National Institutes of Health/National Institute on Aging
2012
  • Thomas Rando
    Stanford University, Stanford
  • Brian Kennedy
    Buck Institute for Research on Aging, Novato, CA
  • Shelly Berger
    University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
  • Eric Verdin
    Gladstone Institute, UCSF, San Francisco
2011
  • Rolf Bodmer
    Sanford/Burnham Medical Research Institute, San Diego
  • Frank Slack
    Yale University, New Haven
  • Gerald I. Shulman
    Yale University, New Haven
  • Marcia C. Haigis
    Harvard Medical School, Boston
2010
  • Bruce A. Yankner
    Harvard Medical School, Boston
  • Arlan G. Richardson
    The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
  • Ana Maria Cuervo
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx
  • Heinrich Jasper
    University of Rochester, Rochester
2009
  • Peter S. Rabinovitch
    University of Washington, Seattle
  • Caleb Finch
    University of Southern California, Los Angeles
  • Vera Gorbunova
    University of Rochester, New York
  • Anne Brunet
    Stanford University, Stanford
2008
  • Steven Austad
    Barshop Institute for Longevity and Aging Studies, San Antonio
  • Alessandro Cellerino
    Fritz Lipmann Institute for Age Research, Jena, Germany
  • Andrzej Bartke
    Southern Illisois University School of Medicine, Springfield
  • Nir Barzilai
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx
2007
  • Heidi Tissenbaum
    University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester
  • Rudi Westendorp
    Leiden University Medical Centre, Leiden, The Netherlands
  • Leanne Jones
    The Salk Institute, La Jolla
  • Larry Donehower
    Baylor College of Medicine, Houston
2006
  • Eline Slagboom
    Leiden University Medical Centre, Leiden, The Netherlands
  • Lawrence Goldstein
    University of California, San Diego
  • Shin-Ichiro Imai
    Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis
  • Carol Greider
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore
2005
  • Richard Miller
    University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
  • Toren Finkel
    National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute, Bethesda
  • Andrew Dillin
    Salk Institute, La Jolla
  • Richard Morimoto
    Northwestern University, Evanston
2004
  • Charles Mobbs
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York
  • Woodring Wright
    University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas
  • Jan Vijg
    University of Texas Health Sciences Center, San Antonio
  • David Sinclair
    Harvard Medical School, Boston
2003
  • Adam Antebi
    Max Planck Institute, Berlin, Germany
  • Ashley Bush
    Genetics and Aging Unit, Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Titia de Lange
    Rockefeller University
  • Tom Prolla
    University of Wisconsin, Madison
2002
  • Valter Longo
    University of Southern California
  • Doug Wallace
    Emory University
  • Barbara Hansen
    University of Maryland, Baltimore
  • Phyllis Wise
    University of California, Davis
2001
  • Monica Driscoll
    Rutgers University
  • Peter Lansdorp
    British Columbia Cancer Research Center
  • Roger McCarter
    Univerity of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio
  • Julie Andersen
    Buck Institute for Age Research, Novato, California
2000
  • Don Riddle
    University of Missouri, Columbia
  • Nadia Rosenthal
    Cardiovascular Research Center, Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Rudy Tanzi
    Genetics and Aging Unit, Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Jerry Shay
    UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas
1999
  • Gary Ruvkun
    Harvard Medical School
  • Bruce Ames
    University of California, Berkeley
  • Linda Partridge
    University College, London
  • Cal Harley
    Geron Corporation
1998
  • George Martin
    University of Washington, Seattle
  • Lenny Guarente
    Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • Judy Campisi
    Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory
  • James Vaupel
    Max Planck Institute, Rostock, Germany