Annual Lifespan Conference

The Annual Lifespan Conference is held at the University of Pittsburgh and is sponsored by the University of Pittsburgh’s Clinical and Translational Science Institute, Aging Institute of UMPC Senior Services and the University of Pittsburgh, and Magee-Womens Research Institute.

The conference brings together basic and clinical researchers, health professionals, academics, and trainees to examine the development, influence, and trajectory of biological processes across the lifespan.

Stay tuned for more information regarding the 2020 Annual Lifespan Conference


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Previous Conferences

2019: The Epigenome Across the Lifespan

2018: A Day in the Lifespan

This conference was held in the spring of 2019 and focused on the processes, course, and impact of epigenomic pathways across the life’s course and on fostering collaborations among partners in science.

This conference was held in the spring of 2018, and the topic centered on biomedical science across the lifespan with emphasis on aging and the developmental origin of health and disease.