University of Maryland Center for Research on Aging Symposium “Cardiovascular Research: Implications

Join the next University of Maryland Center for Research on Aging Symposium which includes the SSW's Amanda Lehning.

“Cardiovascular Research: Implications for Healthy Aging” Thursday, April 26, 2018 Taylor Lecture Hall Bressler Research Building

UM School of Medicine 655 W Baltimore St. 2:00-3:30 pm

“Heart & Soul: New Insights for a Sound Mind & Healthy Heart”

Michael Miller, MD, FACC, FAHA, Professor, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Department of Medicine

“Cardiovascular Risk Bodes Poorly for Cognitive Aging”

Shari Waldstein, PhD, Professor, University of Maryland Baltimore County, Department of Psychology

“Neighborhood Characteristics and Risk of Cardiovascular Disease: A Preliminary Analysis of Pathways”

Amanda Lehning, PhD, MSW, Assistant Professor, University of Maryland School of Social Work

“Post-Stroke Fatigue as an Indicator of Cellular Energy Dysfunction”

N. Jennifer Klinedinst, PhD, MPH, MSN, RN, FAHA, Associate Professor, University of Maryland School of Nursing, Department of Organizational Systems and Adult Health

*3:30-4:00 pm light refreshments will be served Dr. Miller will be available to sign his book “Heal Your Heart: The Positive Emotions Prescription to Prevent & Reverse Heart Disease “ after the presentations

For more info, click here.

Co-Sponsored by:

• Claude D. Pepper Older Americans Independence Center (OAIC)

• Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center at the Baltimore VA (GRECC)

• Peter Lamy Center on Drug Therapy and Aging

• Geriatrics and Gerontology Education and Research Program (GGEAR)

• Biology and Behavior Across the Lifespan Organized Research Center

• Mid-Atlantic Nutrition Obesity Research Center (NORC)

• Doctoral Program in Gerontology

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