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2017 AFAR Scientific Awards Ceremony and Lectures

Jul 25
2017

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AFAR is pleased to host our

 

2017 AFAR Scientific Awards Presentation and Lectures

 

Tuesday, July 25, 2017
6:00 - 8:30 p.m.

Moscone West – Room 2024
San Francisco

 

presenting the 

 

Irving S. Wright Award of Distinction

Mark S. Lachs, MD, MPH


AFAR Board President and Director of Geriatrics for the New York Presbyterian Health System, Co-Chief of the Division of Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology at the Weill Medical College of Cornell University

Dr. Lach's lecture will explore: 
"How and Why We Must Integrate Biological and Social Sciences in Aging: Elder Abuse as a Paradigm."

 


Vincent Cristofalo Rising Star Award in Aging Research

Dongsheng Cai, MD, PhD

Associate Director of the Diabetes Research Center (Biomedical Cores) and a Professor in the Department of Molecular Pharmacology at Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Dr. Cai's lecture will explore:
"Hypothalamic inflammation in neural control of aging."

 


6:00 – 7:30 pm 
Awards Presentation and Lectures

7:30-8:30 pm
Reception

 

Contact Hattie Herman for further information.

 

Learn more about the Awards here.

 


The lectures are presented in conjunction with 





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