Aging

** This group has been sunsetted **

Objective(s):

  • Promote networking between and among CTSA programs and the major gerontological networks (e.g. Older Americans Independence Centers, Alzheimer’s Disease Centers) so as to foster collaboration in research and training
  • Improve engagement, identification, recruitment, and retention of older adults in clinical trials
  • Identification of biomarkers of frailty – including both serum markers and performance/assessment of daily activities that can be used as important outcome measures in implementation studies for improving the health of the elderly

Meeting:  As Needed

Coordinator
Tracie
Norman
Administrative Assistant
Liaison
Carrie
Dykes
Research Engagement Specialist
Leadership

Karen Bandeen-Roche, PhD

Elena Volpi, MD

Meetings
Monthly
Sunset Date