Measuring Patients’ Pace of Biological Aging Through Life-Course Research

Event:
Webinar
Date:
May 3, 2021
Time:
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM EST

In this webinar, two experts discussed a novel measure of biological age and presented the latest research findings from this new measure. This webinar was part of the Perspectives on Cancer and Aging: The Arti Hurria Memorial Webinar Series.

Speakers

“Quantification of Biological Aging: Measurement Development, Validation, and Applications”

Daniel W. Belsky, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Department of Epidemiology & Butler Columbia Aging Center

Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health

 

“Quantification of Biological Aging: Motivation, Theory, and Data Collection”

Terrie E. Moffitt, Ph.D.

Nannerl O. Keohane University Professor

Psychology & Neuroscience, Duke University

Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology, and Neuroscience

King’s College London, UK

 

Moderators

Jennifer Guida, Ph.D., M.P.H.
Program Director, Basic Biobehavioral and Psychological Sciences Branch
NCI Behavioral Research Program

Lisa Gallicchio, Ph.D.
Program Director, Clinical and Translational Epidemiology Branch
NCI Epidemiology and Genomics Research Program

 

This webinar was co-hosted by the NCI Behavioral Research Program and Epidemiology and Genomics Research Program.

Last Updated
June 03, 2021