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2nd Annual Aging Research Symposium

Friday, April 24, 2020

Leadership Hall
Maryland School Teaching Facility (MSTF)
University of Maryland School of Medicine
685 W. Baltimore Street
Baltimore, MD 21201
1:15–2:15 pm
Keynote Address by Dr. Linda Fried
(Reception to follow immediately)
2:30–4:00 pm
Poster Session featuring aging-related research by faculty and trainees


"Pillars of Health in Longevity"

Presented by Linda Fried, MD, MPH

Poster Session

The symposium includes a poster session, open to all faculty, students and trainees highlighting technology, translational and basic science in aging research. Anyone listed as first author must be at the event to present.

  • Font: 11-point Arial
  • Word Limit: 250 words (not including title and authors names)
  • Must be submitted in MS WORD format


  • Poster abstracts must be aging related research
  • Poster abstracts will be reviewed, and notifications will be sent out by April 3, 2020
  • Posters will not be judged during the poster session and therefore no prizes will be awarded.  Instead, chosen faculty members will provide written feedback to poster presenters.  If you are chosen to present, you are encouraged to add this event to your CV.
  • There will be 2 45-minute poster sessions; you will be assigned the session in which you are presenting.  Anyone listed as first author must at the event during the assigned session to present their work.   
  • You are permitted to present a poster that was used at another conference or meeting.
  • There is a limit of 2 poster abstracts per person as the first author that can be submitted.

Please use link below to submit an abstract for the poster session and/or register to attend.

Abstract Deadline: March 16, 2020
Registration Deadline: April 22, 2020

Register / Poster Submission


Keynote Speaker

Linda Fried, MD, MPH

Linda Fried, MD, MPH
Dean and DeLamar Professor of Public Health, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health; Professor, Epidemiology and Medicine Senior Vice President, Columbia University Medical Center

Special Accommodations

If you have a disability and require any assistive device, service, or other reasonable accommodations to participate in this event, please contact Anne Sullens at least 10 days before the meeting to discuss your needs.

Anne Sullens
Program Director
Claude D. Pepper Center,
University of Maryland School of Medicine
Phone: 410-706-1695