Grantee Spotlight Interviews
Grantee Spotlight Interviews

2015

AFAR’s grant programs in the biology of aging are central to our mission to support and advance healthy aging through biomedical research. At leading institutions nationwide, our grantees hard work, ingenuity, and leadership are advancing cutting-edge research that will help us all live healthier, longer. AFAR grantees are making this the age of aging better.

 

In these Grantee Spotlight interviews, our most recent Biology of Aging grantees shares what inspired them to enter the field of aging research and what impact they hopes their research will make thanks to AFAR’s support.


Todd Cohen, PhD

 

Assistant Professor,
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

2015 New Investigator Award in Alzheimer's Disease

Dena Dubal, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor,
UCSF Memory and Aging Center

2015 AFAR Research Grant for Junior Faculty

Jenna Galloway, PhD

Assistant Professor,
Massachusetts General Hospital

2015 AFAR Research Grant for Junior Faculty

Mike Henne, PhD

Assistant Professor,
University of Texas Southwestern

2015 New Investigator Award in Alzheimer's Disease

Jason Hinman, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor,
The Regents of the University of California

2015 New Investigator Award in Alzheimer's Disease

Derek M. Huffman, PhD

Assistant Professor,
Albert Einstein College of Medicine

2015 AFAR Research Grant for Junior Faculty

Adam Hughes, PhD

Assistant Professor,
University of Utah

2015 AFAR Research Grant for Junior Faculty

Dudley Lamming, PhD

Assistant Professor,
University of Wisconsin-Madison

2015 AFAR Research Grant for Junior Faculty

Louis Lapierre, PhD

Assistant Professor,
Brown University

2015 AFAR Research Grant for Junior Faculty

Sergiy Libert, PhD

Assistant Professor,
Cornell University

2015 AFAR Research Grant for Junior Faculty

 

David J. Marcinek, PhD

Associate Professor,
University of Washington

2015 Glenn/AFAR Breakthroughs in Gerontology Award

 

Derrick Rossi, PhD

Associate Professor,
Boston Children’s Hospital and Harvard University

2015 Julie Martin Mid-Career Award in Aging Research

David M. Sabatini, MD, PhD

Professor,
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

2015 Glenn/AFAR Breakthroughs in Gerontology Award

 

Manu Sharma, PhD

Assistant Professor,
Weill Cornell Medicine

2015 New Investigator Award in Alzheimer's Disease

Marc Vermulst, PhD

Assistant Professor,
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

2015 New Investigator Awards in Alzheimer's Disease

David W. Walker, PhD

Assistant Professor,
University of California, Los Angeles

2015 AFAR Research Grant for Junior Faculty

Ashley Webb, PhD

Post-doctoral Fellow,
Stanford University

2015 AFAR Research Grant for Junior Faculty

Ömer Yilmaz, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor,
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

2015 AFAR Research Grant for Junior Faculty

Alon Zaslaver, PhD

Senior Lecturer,
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

2015 New Investigator Awards in Alzheimer's Disease

 



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