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Director's Regional Meeting on Aging Research 2017 Agenda

Regional Meeting on Aging Research at University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus
Wednesday, November 8, 2017

8:00 – 8:50 a.m.

National Institute on Aging and University Leadership
Roy Redshirt Conference Room, 3rd Floor | Nighthorse Campbell Native Health Building (NCNHB)

8:00 – 8:50 a.m.

Participant Registration
Lobby | Nighthorse Campbell Native Health Building (NCNHB)

9:00 – 10:45 a.m.

Opening Session
Shore Family Forum | NCNHB
Welcome: Dr. Jonathan Samet, Dean, Colorado School of Public Health (5 minutes)
Dr. Spero M. Manson, Director, Centers for American Indian and Alaska Native Health (5 minutes)
Dr. Dedra Buchwald, Director, Partnerships for Native Health, Washington State University (5 minutes)

Introduction of National Institute on Aging Director: Dr. Carl V. Hill, Director, Office of Special Populations, National Institute on Aging

Presentation: Dr. Richard Hodes, Director, National Institute on Aging (20 minutes)

Introduction of NIA Staff and Remarks (10 minutes each):

Dr. Marie A. Bernard, Deputy Director, National Institute on Aging
Dr. Robin Barr, Director, Division of Extramural Activities
Dr. John Haaga, Director, Division of Behavioral and Social Research
Dr. Eliezer Masliah, Director, Division of Neuroscience
Dr. Evan Hadley, Director, Division of Geriatrics and Clinical Gerontology
Dr. Ron Kohanski, Program Director, Division of Aging Biology

10:45 – 11:00 a.m.

Break

11:00 am – 12:00 p.m.

National Institute on Aging Panel and Q&A
Shore Family Forum | NCNHB

12:00 – 12:50 p.m.

Investigator Posters and Lunch*
Lobby | NCNHB
*Registered participants should pick up pre-ordered lunch

1:00 – 2:00 p.m.

Break-out Sessions

Biology of Aging, Dr. Ron Kohanski | Rm 103 NCNHB
Social and Behavioral Aspects of Aging, Dr. John Haaga | Rm 204 NCNHB
Geriatrics and Clinical Gerontology, Dr. Evan Hadley | Rm 304/305 NCNHB
Neuroscience (including Alzheimer's), Dr. Eliezer Masliah | Rm 242 NCNHB
Training, Diversity Supplements, and SBIR/STTR, Drs. Robin Barr and Carl Hill | Rm 202 NCNHB

2:00 – 2:15 p.m.

Break

2:20 – 3:20 p.m.

Break-out Sessions

Biology of Aging, Dr. Ron Kohanski | Rm 103 NCNHB
Social and Behavioral Aspects of Aging, Dr. John Haaga | Rm 204/205 NCNHB
Geriatrics and Clinical Gerontology, Dr. Evan Hadley | Rm 304/305 NCNHB
Neuroscience (including Alzheimer's), Dr. Eliezer Masliah | Rm 241 NCNHB
Training, Diversity Supplements, and SBIR/STTR, Drs. Robin Barr and Carl Hill | Rm 202 NCNHB

3:30 – 4:30 p.m.

Closing Panel: Next Steps
Shore Family Forum

Recap with NIA leadership to discuss next steps and areas of mutual interest.