2017 Research Seminars

  • August 30th – Speaker: Milena Pinto, PhD
    Title:  Mitochondrial dysfunctions in Parkinson’s disease: a lesson from mouse models
    Time: 11:00 am-12:00 pm
  • July 19th – Speaker: David Della-Morte, MD, PhD
    Title:  Novel Molecular Pathways Involved in Senescence and Neurodegeneration
    Time: 11:00 am-12:00 pm
  • June 28th – Speaker: Stephen Rao, PhD
    Title:  Innovations in the Cognitive Neuroscience of Aging
    Time: 11:00 am-12:00 pm
  • April 12th – Speaker: Rosanna Squitti, PhD
    Title:  Evidence at the basis of a copper subtype of Alzheimer’s Disease
    Time: 11:00 am-12:00 pm
  • March 15th – Speaker: Noam Alperin, PhD
    Title: MRI Centered Research Topics in Aging-Related Cognitive Decline
    Time: 11:00 am-12:00 pm
  • February 8th – Speaker: Grace Zhai, PhD
    Title: Neuroprotection against proteinopathies: insights from Drosophila models
    Time: 11:00 am-12:00 pm
    Location: University of Miami CRB, Room 1270
  • January 11th – Speaker: Alon Seifan, MD, MS
    Title: Developmental Neurodiversity and clinical phenotypes of dementia – a life course approach

2016 Research Seminars

  • December 14th – Speaker: Antoni Barrientos, PhD
    Title: NAD+ biosynthetic pathways open new frontiers for neuroprotection
  • November 9th – Speaker: Alberto Ramos, MD
    Title: Are sleep disturbances a risk factor for dementia?
  • October 12th – Speaker: Jianhua Wang, MD
    Title: Conjunctival microvascular imaging on aged related memory loss
  • July 13th – Speaker: Charles Cohan, PhD
    Title: Protection against ischemic injury and aging
  • June 8th – Speaker: Holly Stradecki
    Title: Physical Exercise in the Reduction of Cognitive Deficits After Cardiac Arrest
  • May 11th – Speaker: Andres De Leon-Benedetti, MD
    Title: Synaptic Function and Mild Cognitive Impairment: the Role of Neurogranin
  • April 13th – Speaker: David Loewenstein, PhD
    Title: Novel Cognitive Stress Paradigms, Biomarkers and the Earliest Detection of Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Disorders
  • March 23rd – Speaker: Rosanna Squitti, PhD
    Title: Copper studies in Alzheimer’s disease and other neurological disorders
  • February 17th – Speaker: Maria Diaz, MD
    Title: Framingham Risk Score and Cognitive Outcomes in Cognitively Normal and Subjective Memory Complaint
  • January 13th – Speaker: Dr. Gaurav Saigal
    Title:  High Resolution Steady State Blood Volume Maps in Glioblastoma Using MRI

2015 Research Seminars

  • December 2nd – Speaker: Xiaoyan Sun, MD, PhD
    Title: In vivo Detection of synaptic damage and its clinical correlation in the patients at risk for Alzheimer’s disease
  • November 17th – Speaker: Hong Jiang, MD, PhD
    Title: In vivo characterization of retinal microvascular function in Alzheimer’s disease
  • October 14th – Speaker: Joyce Gomes-Osman, PT, PhD
    Title: Non-Invasive Brain Stimulation– a potential tool for the understanding of the influence of physical exercise on cognitive performance
  • September 16th – Speaker: Kyle Klingbeil, Medical Student
    Title: Accelerated brain aging in diabetics: The impact of recurrent hypoglycemia
  • July 1st – Speaker: Holly Cukier, PhD
    Title: Utilizing Extended Multiplex Families to Investigate Neurogenetic Disorders
  • May 27th – Speaker: Judi Hamelburg, PT, CDRS
    Title: The Aging Driver
  • March 11th – Speaker: Adina Zeki Al Hazzouri, PhD
    Title: Social and cardiovascular determinants of aging: A life course perspective