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About Us For Patients and their Families Office of Geriatric Research Medical Education Newsletter
Enviromental Geriatrics

A Geriatric Psychosocial Web Site

Geriatrics Grand Rounds July 2001 – June 2002

September 20 Anne Basting, Ph.D.**
Project Director, Time Slips
"Dare to Imagine: Creative Expression with People with Dementia."

October 25 Cary Reid, M.D.**
Visiting Professor, Yale University School of Medicine
"Defining the Epidemiology, Consequences and Treatment of Chronic Non-Cancer Pain Among Community-Dwelling Older Persons."

November 29 Gary S. Winzelberg, M.D.** Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program
University of Washington
"Conflicts and Contradictions: Physician Perspective on the Transition to Palliative Care for the Elderly."

January 24 Sherman Weissman, M.D.**
Sterling Professor of Genetics and Professor of Medicine
Yale University School of Medicine
"Genes Associated with Accelerated Aging."

February 21 Helen Vlassara, M.D.**
Professor of Geriatrics and Adult Development
Mount Sinai School of Medicine
"Glycation and Aging: The Race Between Genes and Environment."

April 25 Anne Fabiny, M.D.**
Director, Fellowship in Geriatric Medicine
Director of Education, Division on Aging
Harvard Medical School
"How We Learn Affects How We Teach: Learning to Be Better Teachers."

May 23 Nir Barzilai, M.D.**
Associate Professor of Medicine
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Director, Institute for Aging Research
"New Insights on the Biology of Longevity."

June 27 Bruce Troen, M.D.**
Associate Professor of Geriatrics and Medicine
Mount Sinai School of Medicine
"Boning Up on Osteoporosis: Osteoclast Differentiation and Cathepsin K Expression."

* Denotes Geriatrics Translational Seminars
** Denotes Visiting Professor
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