AFAR partners with leading experts and  organizations in the field to host webinars for both the scientific community and general public. Watch recordings of our recent webinars here.

It's Not What You Eat, but When: The Impact of Diet on Healthy Aging

On September 27, 2018, AFAR and PBS Next Avenue co-hosted a webinar, "It’s not just What you Eat, but When: The Impact of Diet on Healthy Aging."

AFAR experts Valter Longo, Ph.D. and Satchin Panda, Ph.D. presented on caloric restriction, the fasting-mimicking diet, and the circadian code. AFAR Scientific Director Steven Austad, Ph.D. moderated the webinar and Q&A.

RCCN Webinar: Building Cross-Disciplinary Collaborations in Aging Research

The NIA’s Research Centers Collaborative Network, which AFAR helps manage, held a webinar on September 24, 2018.  Moderated by Jay Magaziner, Ph.D., MSHyg, the webinar featured a presentation by Stephen R. Cummings, M.D. on strategies for engaging scientists outside of one’s own discipline while exploring potential barriers to effective multi-disciplinary collaboration.

The Dog Aging Project Webinar: Learning From Man’s Best Friend

On May 11th, 2018, the Nathan Shock Centers Coordinating Center, which AFAR manages, and the University of Washington Nathan Shock Center hosted a webinar exploring updates from the Dog Aging Project at UW. The webinar featured a presentation by Matt Kaeberlein, Ph.D., Co-director, University of Washington Medicine Nathan Shock Center of Excellence in the Basic Biology of Aging, and was moderated by AFAR Scientific Director Steven Austad, Ph.D.