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Lefeber Winter Series

20th Annual Lefeber Winter Series on Aging

The UTMB Sealy Center on Aging presents the 20th Annual Lefeber Winter Series on Aging, beginning January 27, 2015. All lectures will be held Tuesday evenings from 5:00-6:00pm in Levin Hall South Auditorium (2.220) with reception following in Levin Hall Foyer. Leading experts on various aspects of aging will lecture each Tuesday evening for six weeks.


January 27, 2015
"The National Health and Aging Trends Study: A Resource for Studying Disability and Independence in Older People"
Presented by:
Judith Kasper, PhD
Professor, Department of Health Policy and Management
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health


More presentation announcements to come.

The UTMB Sealy Center on Aging presents
The 19th Annual Lefeber Winter Series on Aging

January 28, 2014: Faces of Aging II: A Photographic Journey presented by Marilyn Brodwick, MS, Research Associate, Sealy Center on Aging


February 11, 2014: Back to the Future: Alzheimer's Prevention Trials presented by Dean M. Hartley, PhD, Director of Science Initiatives, Medical and Scientific Relations, Alzheimer's Association


February 18, 2014: Is HIV a Model of Accelerated Aging? presented by Kevin P. High, MD, MS Professor of Medicine and Translational Cheif, Section of Infectious Diseases, Associate Dean, Clinical Research, Wake Forest School of Medicine


February 25, 2014: Pathways to Healthy Aging: The Case of Costa Rica presented by Luise Rosero, PhD, Research Associate, Berkely University


March 4, 2014: Aging in Mexico: Why we need to study it. presented by Rebecca Wong, PhD, P. & S. Kempner Distinguished Professor in Health Disparities; Associate Director and Senior Fellow, Sealy Center on Aging; Professor, Preventive Medicine & Community Health; Director, WHO/PAHO Collaborating Center on Aging and Health

 

Lectures are open to everyone.
For more information, please contact Stephanie Burt at (409) 747-0008; or email: stburt@utmb.edu