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Institute on Aging

Upcoming IOA Events

Penn's 5K for the IOA & The Memory Mile Walk

Sunday, September 25, 2016 | 8:00am | Penn Park

Help raise vital research dollars for Alzheimer's and other aging-related diseases at Penn's Institute on Aging (IOA!) With your help, the IOA can make the difference that yields new knowledge, finds cures, and changes the lives of millions of people suffering from Alzheimer's and other aging-related diseases. 

Dogs are welcomed for the Memory Mile Walk! 

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The 2016 Joseph A. Pignolo Award in Aging Research

Thursday, October 27, 2016
3:00 — 5:00PM
Smilow Center for Translational Research

Keynote speaker: Luigi Ferrucci, MD, PhD
Senior Investigator, NIA Scientific Director; Chief, Longitudinal Studies, Harbor Hospital

The 2016 Vincent J. Cristofalo Lectureship and Reception

Tuesday, November 29, 2016
3:00 — 5:30PM
Location: TBD

Keynote speaker: S. Jay Olshansky, PhD
School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics 

The 2017 Sylvan M. Cohen Annual Retreat and Poster Session

Thursday, May 23, 2017
11:30 AM — 5:00 PM
Smilow Center for Translational Research

Topic: Genetics of aging-related neurodegenerative diseases
Keynote Speaker: Philip De Jager, MD, PhD
Associate Neurologist, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Associate Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School
Co-sponsors: Penn Neurodegeneration Genomics Center


​* Topics are tentative. Please check back closer to event date for confirmed talk title.

​* Online registration for each event will open no earlier than one month prior to the date.