Consortium on Aging

Upcoming Events and Seminars, Lectures, and Trainings

Phyllis Gough Huffington Endowed Lecture Series

The Phyllis Gough Huffington Lecture Series Presents:

Warren Taylor, M.D.

Vanderbilt University, School of Medicine

Associate Professor of Psychiatry

“Effects of depression on cognitive decline and medical outcomes in older adults”

Date: September 29, 2015

Time: 12:00-1:00 Lecture

Location: UT Health Medical School (6431 Fannin Street), Room B.605


Recent events

Endowed Lecture Bring Noted Geriatrics Experts

The Phyllis Gough Huffington Lecture Series brought the following renowned geriatrics experts to our campus:

Georgia Sadler, BSN, MBA, PhD - Setting up systems to avoid death by extramural funding: Lessons learned from health disparities research

Lillian Min, MD, MSHS - Delivering high-quality primary care to the complex older patient

Samir Sinha, MD, DPhil, FRCPC - Rethinking Traditional Models of Acute Care for Older Adults

Sidney Stahl, PhDDemystifying the Black Box of the NIH/NIA: Grant-Writing Seminar and Workshop

Ranjan Duara, MD -Management of Cognitive, Behavioral and Functional Progression in Dementing Disorders and Clinical Diagnosis and Brain Imaging in the Assessment of Dementing Disorders: A series of Vignettes                                    

Kenneth Covinsky, MD, MPHDisability and Functional Status and The Hospital Disability Syndrome: How hospitalization can lead to loss of independence in older patients                             

Lodovico Balducci, MD - Cancer in the Older Patient:  A case for complexity and Long Term Effects of Cancer and Cancer Treatment in Older Patients