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WelcomeThe Sealy Center on Aging at UTMB: Leading Aging Research Since 1995

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The Sealy Center on Aging focuses on improving the health and well-being of the elderly through interdisciplinary research, education, and community service by integrating the resources and activities relevant to aging at UTMB. The Center also implements our research findings in hospitals and clinics, bringing excellence and visibility to our health care system, and improving the health of our seniors.

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University of Texas Medical Branch
Sealy Center on Aging (SCoA)
301 University Blvd.
Galveston, TX 77555-0177
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Phone: (409) 747-0008


7th Annual Workshop of the Mexican Health and Aging Study (MHAS) Users

Nov 8, 2022, 10:42 AM by SCOA

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The 7th Annual Mexican Health and Aging Study (MHAS) Users workshop was held virtually on October 17-18, 2022. The International Conference is co-organized with the Mexican National Institute of Geriatrics (Instituto Nacional de Geriatría, INGER). The program included 32 oral presentations (18 established investigators and 14 students) representing 17 different institutions in 6 countries. The meeting included attendants from Mexico, the United States, Brazil, Japan, Singapore, and The Netherlands. There were 9 presentations from UTMB scholars. More than 110 people registered to attend the conference, with 60-80 attendants per session.

Research ProgramsSupported in part by the Sealy Center on Aging