September 4th-5th 2019

The Jackson Laboratory for Genomic Medicine Farmington, CT

Systems Biology of Aging: Data Science Meets Geroscience

2-day meeting bringing together leading scientists in immunology, aging, and computational biology with shared interest in understanding aging at the systems level and in curing aging-related diseases.

July 14th-19th 2019

Molecular, Cellular and Physiological Determinants of Lifespan and Healthspan

Biology of Aging Gordon Research Conference, Grand Summit Hotel at Sunday River, Newry ME

On behalf of the The Jackson Laboratory's Nathan Shock Center, Ron Korstanje presented a poster on the available resources for the aging research community.


June 9th - June 11th 2019

17th Annual Meeting of the Complex Traits Community

University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California


Presenters from the Churchill Laboratory:


Gary Churchill: "The Genetic Architecture of Insulin Secretion"

Greg Keele: "Integrative QTL analysis of gene expression and chromatin accessiblility identifies multi-tissue patterns of genetic regulation"

Isabela Gyuricza: "Differential gene and protein expression from the aging heart of Diversit Oubred mice"

Andrew Deighan: "Hematologic Predictors of Lifespan in Diversity Outbred Mice"

Duy Pham: "Genetic Drivers of Protein Expression in Pancreatic Islet Cells"
May 30th - June 2nd 2019

American Aging Association (AGE) Annual Meeting

Translating Aging Research

Held in conjuntion with the 2019 International Geroscience Symposium, pre-meeting May 29-30

Link to AGE meeting information

April 3rd 2019 3:00PM-4:00PM

Aging Interest Group Meeting

Bar Harbor ME & Farmington CT

"It is not just Mom's Fault: How Paternal Obesity can Modulate the Cardiac Function of Future Generations" Suelen Guedas Zeca, Visiting Scholar, Rosenthal Laboratory

"Choosing Appropriate Diet for Metabolism Manipulating Drugs" Raghav Pandey, Postdoctoral Associate, Rosenthal Laboratory


February 6th 2019 3:00PM-4:00 PM

Aging Interest Group Meeting

Bar Harbor ME & Farmington CT

Transcriptomics data and the aging heart” Presenter: Isabela Gerdes Gyuricza, Intern, Churchill Laboratory

 “Do micro-organisms have anything to do with aging?” Presenter: George Weinstock, PhD, Professor, The Jackson Laboratory



October 3rd 2018 3:00-4:00 PM

Aging Interest Group Meeting

The Jackson Laboratory, Bar Harbor ME & Farmington, CT

"The Middle-Aged Bone Marrow Microenvironment Drives Hematopoietic Stem Cell Aging Through Altered Production of Insulin-Like Growth Factor-1 (IGF1)" Speaker: Kira Young PhD, Postdoc Associate, Trowbridge Laboratory

"CpG islands & chromatin architecture changes with aging" Speaker: Samuel Beck PhD, Assistant Professor, Mt. Desert Island Biological Laboratory

August 6th & 7th 2018

Nathan Shock Center External Advisory Board Meeting

The Jackson Laboratory, Bar Harbor, ME

Comparative and Experimental Approaches to Aging Biology Research 2018

July 28th - August 11th, 2018, MDI Biological Laboratory, Salisbury Cove, ME

Link to Schedule

Nathan Shock Centers Summit

June 27th - July 1, 2018 American Aging Association (AGE) 47th Meeting, Philadelphia, PA

"Markers Associated with Lifespan in Diversity Outbred (DO) Mice" Presenter: Nathan Shock Center Director Luanne Peters, PhD

Aging Interest Group Meeting

August 6th 2018, 3:00-4:00 PM, The Jackson Laboratory, Bar Harbor Maine & Farmington, CT

"Protein Changes in the Aging Heart"  Speaker: Daniel Alfonsetti, Summer Intern, Churchill Laboratory

"2-deoxyglucose and Autoimmunity" Speaker: John Wilson, Research Assistant, Roopenian Laboratory

"Identifying the Cause of Decreased Urin pH in Mice on Caloric Restriction" Speaker: Ron Korstanje, Assistant Professor

Aging Interest Group Meeting

April 4th 2018, 3:00PM - 4:00 PM The Jackson Laboratory, Bar Harbor, ME & Farmington, CT

"Data Blitz" Speaker: Leah Graham, Post-Doctoral Associate, Howell Laboratory

“The Genetics of Histological Changes in the Aging Kidney” Speaker: Ron Korstanje, Ph.D

"Body Weights, Fasting, and Lifespan" Speaker: Gary Churchill, Ph. D.

Aging Interest Group Meeting

June 6th 2018 3:00-4:00 PM, The Jackson Laboratory, Bar Harbor, ME & Farmington, CT

"Data Blitz"  Speaker: Amy Dunn, Post-Doctoral Associate, Kaczorowoski Laboratory

“The Aging Lymphoid Immune System”  Speaker:  Muneer Hasham, Ph.D., Research Scientist

"The Hypothalamus and Alzheimer's Disease"  Speaker: Kristen O'Connell, Ph. D., Assistant Professor

JMG Seminar

March 1st 2018 10:30am -11:30am, Bar Harbor, ME & Farmington CT

"Aged Hematopoitic Stem Cells Drive Aging-Associated Immune Remodeling" Speaker: Hartmut Geiger, PhD, University of Ulm, Ulm, Germany

Host: Jennifer Trowbridge, The Jackson Laboratory

Aging Interest Group Meeting

February 8th 2018 3:00PM - 4:00 PM The Jackson Laboratory, Bar Harbor, ME & Farmington CT

"Identifying pre-symptomatic gene signatures predictive of resilience to Alzheimer's"Speaker: Sarah M. Neuner Pre-Doctoral Associate, Kaczorowski Laboratory

“Transcriptomic and Proteomic Profiles Reveal Specific Patters and Genetic Drivers in Renal Disease”Speaker: Yuka Takemon, Research Assistant, Korstanje Laboratory

"Rapamycin in Mice"  Speaker: Peter Reifsnyder, Research Assistant, Harrison Laboratory 

Aging Interest Group Meeting

December 5th 2018, The Jackson Laboratory, Bar Harbor ME & Farmington CT

"Data Blitz" Speaker: Andrew Deighan, Research Data Analyst, Churchill Laboratory

“Metformin Intervention Prevents Cardiac Dysfunction in a murine model of Adult Congenital Heart Disease” Speaker: Mauro Costa PhD, Research Scientist

Aging Signatures of Immune System in Mice and their Correlation with Human  Speaker:  Ahrim Youn, PhD, Application Computational Scientist, Ucar Laboratory


Aging Interest Group Meeting

December 6th 2017, 3:00PM - 4:00 PM The Jackson Laboratory, Bar Harbor, ME & Farmington, CT

"Diversity in Aging Genetics: An overview of the JAX Nathan Shock Center" Speaker: Gary Churchill

“Systems Genetics Identifies Resilience Factors in Normal Cognitive Aging” Speaker: Catherine Kaczorowski

"Data Science Meets Geroscience" Speaker: Duygu Ucar

"The Role of myeloid cells in aging and AD" Speaker: Gareth Howell

JAX Aging Center Annual Meeting

August 28th-29th 2017, The Jackson Laboratory, Bar Harbor, ME  

Nathan Shock Centers Preconference Symposium at AGE

June 9th, 2017 New York Marriott, Brooklyn, NY


JAX Symposium on the Genetics of Aging

August 12th 2016, Bar Harbor, ME

Comparative and Experimental Approaches to Aging Biology Research

June 19th-July 3rd, 2016 Bar Harbor, ME

Co-sponsored with Mount Desert Island Biological Laboratory, Salisbury Cove, ME

Personalized Geroscience

June1-2, 2016, NIA Shock Centers Joint Symposium, Seattle Washington

In conjunction with 45th Annual Meeting of the American Aging Association

From Genome Biology to Evolution of a Personalized Predictive and Proactive Gerontology

April 29th 2016 UConn/Jackson Lab Symposium on Genomics of Aging, Farmington, CT


Stem Cells and Development/Aging and Adult Onset Disease Modeling

October 26-29th 2014, Bar harbor ME

In conjunction with the 28th International Mammalian Genome Conference

Health, Function, Independence and Creativity through Aging Research

March 19th-20th, 2014 Farmington, CT

Co-sponsored with The Connecticut Aging Center (Dr. George Kuchel, Director), Farmington, CT