Roundtable: Tackling Diseases of Aging: Why Research Collaboration Matters

Date: Tuesday, October 29, 2013 Time: 04:00 PM Location: Dirksen 562

Open in New Window

Member Statements

  1. Senator Bill Nelson D (FL)
  2. Senator Susan M. Collins R (ME)



  1. Richard Hodes, MD
    Director, National Institute on Aging
    National Institutes of Health
  2. John Alam, MD
    Head, Therapeutic Strategic Area for Diseases of Aging
  3. James Kirkland, MD, PhD
    Professor, Noaber Foundation Professor of Aging Research and
    Director, Robert and Arlene Kogod Center on Aging, Mayo Clinic
  4. Richard Morimoto, PhD
    Professor, Department of Molecular Biosciences and
    Director, Rice Institute for Biomedical Research, Northwestern University
  5. David Morgan, PhD
    Chief Executive Officer and Director, Byrd Alzheimer Institute and
    Director of Neuroscience Research, University of South Florida College of Medicine


  1. Michael Hodin, PhD
    Executive Director, Global Coalition on Aging and Managing Partner
    High Lantern Group