Lectures & Grand Rounds

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 8-9 a.m.

January 22, 2021

"What is the risk/benefit in continuing Eliquis in an elderly patient with a past medical history of Afib, stroke with residual deficits and vertigo?"

Cameron Wilkinson
Medical Student, University of Connecticut School of Medicine

Grand Rounds

12 - 1 p.m.

Grand Rounds will be streamed live through the Zoom system.

If you wish to watch the talk please email Robin Addison at addison@uchc.edu for the link.

June 30, 2020 - Depression and Aging: Intersection Between Geroscience and Mental Health
Breno Diniz MD, Ph.D., Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH)

July 8, 2020 - Osteosarcopenia: Where bone, muscle and fat collide.
Time: 8 - 9 am EST
Gustavo Duque, MD, PhD, FRACP, FGSA, Professor and Chair of Medicine – Western Health, Director – Australian Institute for Musculoskeletal Science (AIMSS), Melbourne Medical School, The University of Melbourne

July 14, 2020 - Lower urinary tract symptoms: time to reframe as a syndrome of aging?
Scott Bauer, MD, ScM, Assistant Professor of Medicine and Urology School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco

August 11, 2020 - Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease in Older Adults: One size does not fit all
Ariela Orkaby, MD, MPH, Geriatrics and Preventive Cardiology, Associate Epidemiologist, Division of Aging, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School

December 8, 2020 - Understanding Biomarkers of Aging in Human Populations: Examples from General Cohorts and Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis
Jason L. Sanders, MD, PhD, Pulmonary & Critical Care Fellow, Brigham and Women's Hospital


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Scientific Foundations of Clinical Geriatrics and Gerontology

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

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