NIA SYMPOSIUM FOR RESEARCHERS AT MID-CAREER AND BEYOND – OPPORTUNITIES FOR ESTABLISHED RESEARCHERS

Symposia

  • Date:
  • Time: 1:30pm - 2:30pm
  • Track: Research
  • CME/CE: 1.0

Sponsored by the National Institute on Aging in cooperation with the AGS Research Committee 
This symposium is intended for independently funded researchers at a mid- to senior career level. It targets the needs of research leaders and established investigators by providing an update from NIA staff on research programs and initiatives.  A question and answer session will follow brief introductory remarks on current funding, new opportunities including those related to Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Dementias, and future priorities and research directions of NIA.  Learning Objectives: (1) describe the current and future research foci of the NIA extramural divisions; and (2) discuss the current funding environment.

Overview of NIA Budget, and Priority Areas
Marie A. Bernard, MD, Deputy Director, NIA

NIA Café
NIA representatives will move to designated tables, organized by division.  Participants will have an opportunity to visit different tables to interact with NIA representatives in small groups or individual conversations.

  • Evan C. Hadley, MD, Director, Division of Geriatrics and Clinical Gerontology
  • Kenneth E. Santora, PhD
  • Dana Plude, PhD
  • Eliezer Masliah, MD