IISAGE Seminar Series

Each semester, IISAGE hosts bi-monthly seminars in which members, as well as other researchers pursuing relevant research, present and discuss their scientific projects. These virtual seminars serve as a forum for learning and discussing various perspectives and methods that are shared across IISAGE laboratories and among other researchers studying sex-specific aging in various capacities. 

Upcoming Seminar

Monday, November 27th, 2023 from 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM (Central Time)

Sex-specific Mitochondrial Effects on Aging in a Species Lacking Sex Chromosomes

Dr. Suzanne Edmands, PhD
University of Southern California

Fall Seminar Schedule

Seminars will be held on Mondays from 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM (Central Time) via Zoom

Date SpeakerTitle Host
October 2nd, 2023Dr. Jackson Taylor, PhDRegulation of Lifespan and Metabolism by the Zinc-Finger Transcription Factor Jim in Drosophila melanogaster.Dr. Erica Larschan, PhD
October 16th, 2023Dr. Daniel Promislow, PhD Systems Biology, Sex and Aging: From Flies to Fido.Dr. Gerald Wilkinson, PhD
October 30th, 2023 Dr. Bérénice Benayoun, PhDSex Differences in Immune Aging – Are We Missing Half of the Picture?Dr. Ashley Webb, PhD
November 13th, 2023 Dr. Rochelle Buffenstein, PhDThe Naked Truth: A Blueprint for Successful Aging from the Long-lived Cancer Resistant Naked Mole-ratDr. Anne Bronikowski, PhD
November 27th, 2023Dr. Suzanne Edmands, PhDSex-specific Mitochondrial Effects on Aging in a Species Lacking Sex ChromosomesDr. Richard Meisel, PhD
December 11th, 2023 Dr. Dena Dubal, MD, PhDTBADr. Erica Larschan, PhD


Our seminar series is open to the public! If you are interested in attending our upcoming fall seminar series, please register using the following link or scan the barcode shown below:

Once registered, you’ll receive a confirmation email with a Zoom link to attend each seminar.


For additional information about our upcoming seminar series, please direct your questions to our program manager Jordan Favors.

Jordan Favors
Program Manager – IISAGE
Phone: (205) 975-0170
Email: jfavors7@uab.edu