Geriatrics & Palliative Medicine Grand Rounds

Thursdays, September through June at 8:00-9:00 am

Please contact Raquel: rochoa@medicine.bsd.uchicago.edu with questions about the schedule.

Aging Crossroads Lecture Series

Thursdays, 8:00 – 9:00 am, in W719

Please see below for dates and scheduled speakers.

November 8, 2018

“Aging: Lessons from the Nose”

Jay Pinto, MD
Professor of Surgery
Section of Otolaryngology – Head & Neck Surgery
University of Chicago

December 13, 2018

“Molecular Pathogenesis of Alzheimer’s Disease: Role of the Microbiome”

Sam Sisodia, PhD
Thomas Reynolds Sr. Family Professor of Neurosciences
Director, Center for Molecular Neurobiology
Department of Neurobiology
University of Chicago

February 14, 2019

“The Promises and Pitfalls of Advance Care Planning in the Hospital Setting: Lessons Learned from The PACT Project”

Eytan Szmuilowicz, MD
Director, Section of Palliative Medicine
Northwestern Medicine

March 7, 2019

“Disability-Free Longevity as a Clinical Trial Outcome: The ASPirin in Reducing Events in the Elderly (ASPREE) Experience”

Raj C. Shah, MD
Associate Professor, Family Medicine and
Rush Alzheimer’s Disease Center
Rush University Medical Center

March 28, 2019

Title: TBA

Jane A. Driver, MD, MPH
Associate Physician, Division of Aging
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School

April 11, 2019

Title: TBA

Yasmin Asvat, PhD
Assistant Professor, Psycho-Oncology Service
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science
University of Chicago

Please contact Raquel: rochoa@medicine.bsd.uchicago.edu with questions about the schedule.