17th Annual Research on Aging Showcase, April 5, 2024, featuring Dr. Claudia Kawas

We are pleased to announce the 17th Annual Research on Aging Showcase, to be held on Friday, April 5, 2024. This year’s Keynote Speaker is Claudia Kawas, MD, Professor of Neurology in the School of Medicine and Professor of Neurobiology in the School of Biological Sciences at the University of  California, Irvine, who will present on “Dementia and Resilience in the Oldest Old: The 90+ Study.” The keynote address will take place in Sheldon Hall (Room W1214) at the Bloomberg School of Public Health from 12:15pm –1:20pm EST, followed by the poster and networking session in the Turner Concourse (720 Rutland Ave) from 1:30pm – 3:30pm EST.  We hope you can join us for this free, student-led public health summit for emerging gerontology researchers, practitioners, and policymakers, hosted by Johns Hopkins University with participation from the University of Maryland and the National Institute on Aging.

To register for the keynote address and/or the poster session, please visit the Registration page.

Student, fellows, and junior faculty: please use this link to submit your abstract for the poster session. Abstracts are due by no later than Friday, March 15, 2024 at 11:59pm EST.