Partner Research Centers:

Institute on Aging

Sylvan M. Cohen 2020 Annual Retreat

"Bringing the Microscope to Clinic: Crossing the Translational Divide from Basic Science to Clinical Research"

May 15, 2020
Smilow Center for Translational Medicine
Arthur H. Rubenstein Auditorium and Lobby

Presented by: The Institute on Aging and the Center for Neurodegenerative Disease Research (CNDR)

More details coming soon!

Retreat Speakers

Keynote speakers: 

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The Sylvan M. Cohen Annual Retreat and Poster Session is free to attend, but registration is required. 

Registration is coming soon!

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Poster Session

All poster submissions must include:

  • Poster title
  • Poster category (basic science, clinical research, or education & community)
  • Poster authors
  • Author affiliations

Poster Submission is coming soon!

Please note: Poster submission does not qualify as event registration. You must still register for the event separately if you wish to attend. 

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Smilow Center for Translational Research
3400 Civic Center Boulevard  Philadelphia, PA 19104

The Smilow Center is adjacent to the Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine. 
Driving Directions and Parking Instructions can be found here.

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About the Sylvan M. Cohen Retreat

The Sylvan M. Cohen Annual Retreat was named in memory of the founding Chair of the Institute on Aging (IOA) and his unparalleled commitment to the aging community and the IOA. The Cohen family and contributors generously support the program in his memory.

Find more information on the IOA's Sylvan M. Cohen Annual Retreat here.

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A Recap of The 2019 Sylvan M. Cohen Annual Retreat + Poster Session