Christian Sell PhD.

Association President and Meeting Chair

Welcome to the 

American Aging Association

47th Annual Meeting  
held in conjunction with the

2018 Nathan Shock Centers Summit 

Improving Resiliency
to Delay Aging

June 27 -July 1, 2018

Philadelphia, PA

Attending the Meeting

nearby places to eat

Philadelphia Parking Options.doc

Poster sessions schedule

A Word on Support

As a non-profit organization, we operate on razor-thin budgets and rely on volunteers to bring the community  top-quality meetings and information on new research.  The demands on the aging research community are growing with public need and the Association is poised to become a key resource and voice for the aging research community in a globally aging world.  Your help, through joining as a member, or fund donation or meeting financial assistance, will help us meet this challenge and try to accelerate the development of solutions able to extend the healthy years of life. 

Registration open

Poster requirements for accepted abstract submissions.  

Please prepare your poster to be no more than 60 " wide and 40" high to allow to fit on the board.

If you have been notified that you will be present a 10 minute talk, you will not be exhibiting a poster.    

Trainee travel awards for 2018 AGE Meeting  

Thank you to  all those who submitted abstracts for the trainee travel awards.  


Diversity Trainee Travel Awards granted to: 

Silvana Sidhom,  College of Medicine, Burnett School of Biomedical Sciences, University of Central Florida  Metabolic effects of 17-alpha estradiol are growth hormone independent and sex specific. 
Nicole Tatom,  Department of Pathology, University Washington Medical Center   Rapamycin and acarbose prevent fat accumulation in adult mice fed a high-fat diet 

Junior Faculty travel awards granted to :

Ann Chiao,  Late-life Restoration of Mitochondrial Function Reverses Age-related Cardiac Dysfunction in Old Mice

Constanza Cortes,   Enhanced skeletal muscle proteostasis as a determinant of CNS protein quality control and neural function in the aging brain

Weiwei Dang,     Cellular Response to Moderate Chromatin Architectural Defects Promotes Longevity

Stacy Hussong,  Prion-like propagation of tau oligomers trigger brain vascular endothelial cell dysfunction

Marlene Starr,     Age-associated expansion of gamma delta T cells promotes visceral adipose tissue inflammation


Meeting Venue and Accommodations:

Courtyard Marriott Philadelphia Downtown
21 North Juniper Street
Philadelphia PA 19107


Meeting Rates (includes NSC Summit)

    early bird    
  2/1 to 3/31/18  4/1 to 5/15/18  5/16 onward
Trainee Member       $ 200.00       $ 250.00    $ 275.00
Trainee Non Member       $ 250.00       $ 300.00    $ 325.00
Lay/Scientific Member       $ 325.00       $ 425.00    $ 475.00
Non Member       $ 500.00       $ 600.00    $ 675.00
NSC Summit only       $ 100.00       $ 135.00    $ 135.00

Click on link below to view final Program Schedule.  PDF is downloadable.

final schedule.pdf


Things to Do in Philadelphia

Barnes Foundation

- Eccentric art collection

Rodin Museum

- Largest collection outside Paris

Independence Hall

- Liberty Bell Betsy Ross house

- Carpenters Hall 


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