The Center on Aging hosts a range of lectures and ground rounds. All sessions are hosted in the Center on Aging Conference Room which is located on the second floor of the Administrative Services Building at UConn Health’s Farmington, CT campus.

Friday Morning Fellowship Conferences

Friday mornings from 8:00-9:00 a.m.

Grand Rounds

Monday mornings from 8:30-9:30 a.m.

4/17/17- New Community Pharmacist Roles to Improve Medication Use and Public Health Among Older Adults

Nathaniel (Nate) M. Rickles, PharmD, Ph.D., BCPP
Associate Professor of Pharmacy Practice, UConn

5/15/17- Hyperparathyroidism and TMJ

Sumit Yadav, BDS, MDS, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, UConn School of Dentistry, Division of Orthodontics

6/19/17- Topic and Speaker TBD

Scientific Foundations of Clinical Geriatrics and Gerontology

Friday mornings from 9:30-11:00 a.m.


April 7 - Immunology of Aging
Laura Haynes, Ph.D.

April 21 - Epigenetics of Aging
Duygu Ucar, Ph.D.

April 28 - Sleep Issues in the Context of Aging
Dan McNally, MD


May 12 - Gait and Mobility Disorders in the Elderly
Leslie Wolfson, MD

May 19 - Fluid Balance, Renal and Voiding Issues with Old Age
Ruchir Trivedi, MD & Phillip Smith, MD


June 2 - Bone and Aging (Clinical)
Faryal Mirza, MD

June 9 - Aging Skin: Role in Wound Healing and Disease
Amy Chen, MD

June 16 - Bone and Aging (Basic)
Kyeong Lee, Ph.D.