Accelerating Translation of Aging Treatments
What: SCIENTIFIC MEETING AND OPTIONAL MARY SCOTT LECTURE SERIES
Where: BLOCK ONE, 428 LINDEN STREET, FORT COLLINS CO
When: FRIDAY, OCTOBER 20, 7:45 A.M. - 5:30 P.M.
SCIENTIFIC MEETING BEGINS AT 10:30 A.M.
Please join us for the second meeting of front range investigators who are interested in research on aging. Our
focus will be on Accelerating Translation of Aging Treatments.
Registration for the scientific meeting is free but space is limited.
Attendees are encouraged to join us for the optional Mary Scott Lecture Series focused on healthy aging in people and their pets. Dr. Matt Kaeberlein, Director of the Dog Aging Project at the University of Washington and Dr. Douglas Thamm, Director of Clinical Research at the Flint Animal Cancer Center at Colorado State University, will deliver lectures. The scientific meeting will follow the Mary Scott Lectures.
Graduate students and post-docs are encouraged to present a poster for a session that will be held at the end of the day. Small cash prize will be awarded to presenters of the top posters.
Attendees are encouraged to park in the Old Town Parking Structure at 100 Remington Street. Please allow for
8-10 minutes of walking time to the venue.
Support for this meeting was generously donated by the CSU Department of Health and Exercise Science, the Columbine Health Systems Center for Healthy Aging, the Mary Scott Lecture Series, and the College of Health and Human Sciences.
7:45 a.m. Arrival (coffee, light breakfast available)
8:00 – 9:30 a.m. Mary Scott Lecture Series - optional
“Translational geroscience: Toward interventions that promote healthy longevity in people and their pets” Dr. Matt Kaeberlein, Professor, Department of Pathology, University of
Washington, and Director of the Dog Aging Project
“Dogs get old too: The value of studying age-related canine illness to inform human health”
Dr. Douglas Thamm, Professor of Oncology, Director of Clinical Research, Flint Animal Cancer Center, Colorado State University
9:30 – 10:30 a.m. Transition (cofee, light breakfast available and discussion)
Begin Scientific Meeting: Accelerating Translation of Aging Treatments
10:30 – 10:50 a.m. Introduction: Drs. Karyn Hamilton and Ben Miller
10:50 – 11:50 a.m. Lower organisms/basic science: Dr. Matt Kaeberlein, Professor, Department of Pathology, University of Washington, and Director of the Dog Aging Project
11:50 – 12:50 p.m. Animal models: Dr. Adam Salmon, Assistant Professor, Department of Molecular Medicine, Barshop Institute for Longevity and Aging Studies, University of Texas
Health Science Center at San Antonio
12:50 – 2:00 p.m. Lunch
2:00 – 3:00 p.m. Human pre-clinical trials: Dr. Wendy Kohrt, Professor of Medicine, Division of Geriatric Medicine, University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus
3:00 – 4:00 p.m. Neuro-cognitive aging: Dr. Courtney Miller, Associate Professor, Department of Molecular Medicine and Department of Neuroscience, Scripps, Florida
4:00 – 5:30 p.m. Student posters and social