Theme: Taking mouse longevity studies to the next level
Date/Time: Aug 19 @09:00 AM
Dr. Aubrey de Grey is a biomedical gerontologist based in Mountain View, California, USA, and is the scientific founder of SENS Research Foundation, a biomedical research charity focused on repairing the molecular and cellular damage of aging. He received his BA in computer science and Ph.D. in biology from the University of Cambridge. His research interests encompass the characterisation of all the types of damage that constitute mammalian aging and the design of interventions to repair and/or obviate that damage. Dr. de Grey is a Fellow of both the Gerontological Society of America and the American Aging Association, and sits on the editorial and scientific advisory boards of numerous journals and organisations. He is a highly sought-after speaker who gives 40-50 invited talks per year at scientific conferences, universities, companies in areas ranging from pharma to life insurance, and to the public.