Aging

Active Projects: 27

Project Investigator All Topics Start date End date
University of California Global Health Institute Program for Fellows and Scholars Craig Cohen, MD, MPH Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs), Zoonosis, Emerging Disease, and Drug Resistance, Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTDs), HIV/AIDS, Opportunistic Infection, Tuberculosis, Malaria, Noncommunicable and/or Chronic Disease, Surgery and Anesthesia, Cancer/Oncology, Cardiovascular Disease, Chronic Respiratory Disease, Diabetes, Occupational and Environmental Disease, Diet, Exercise, and Obesity, Malnutrition, Micronutrients, Food Insecurity, Eye Disease and Blindness, Oral Health, Drug and Diagnostics Development, Immunology, Genetics, Pharmacology and Drug Treatment, Neurology and Mental Health, Dementia and Cognitive Impairment, Trauma and PTSD, Women's Health, Aging, Labor and Delivery, Family Planning, Pediatrics, Newborn and Infant Health, Adolescent Health, Health Economics and Policy, Access or Barriers to Care, Immigration and Migration, Stigma and Discrimination, Smoking and Tobacco, International Health Policy, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development, Epidemiology and Surveillance, Triangulation, Global Strategic Information, Implementation and Behavioral Science, Engagement in Care, Substance Abuse, Treatment Adherence, Health Systems Strengthening, Risk Reduction and Prevention, Residencies, Fellowships, and Postdoctoral Training
Family-assisted Housing for Older Homeless Adults Margot B. Kushel, MD Aging
Meeting Where You Live: A Unique Model of Collaborative Home-Based Care for Late-Life Depression Aging
Paul F. Glenn Center For Aging Research Stanley B. Prusiner, MD Aging
Mitochondrial Uncoupling and Thermogenesis in Adipose Tissues Yuriy Kirichok, PhD Diabetes, Diet, Exercise, and Obesity, Aging
Living Alone in Older Age with Alzheimer's Disease Neurology and Mental Health, Dementia and Cognitive Impairment, Aging
Treatment of Incontinence without Memory Problems (TRIuMPh) Dementia and Cognitive Impairment, Aging
Environment and cognitive decline in older hispanics Mary N. Haan, DrPH, MPH Dementia and Cognitive Impairment, Aging
Cardiovascular, Pulmonary & Hematological Disease in HIV: Prevention & Treatment Peter W. Hunt, MD HIV/AIDS, Cancer/Oncology, Cardiovascular Disease, Aging
Bringing Advanced Care Planning to Prisons Brie A. Williams, MD Aging, Access or Barriers to Care
Translational evaluation of Aging, Inflammation, and HIV in Lung Dysfunction Ruth M. Greenblatt, MD HIV/AIDS, Chronic Respiratory Disease, Aging
Cardiovascular, Pulmonary & Hematological Disease in HIV: Prevention & Treatment Peter W. Hunt, MD HIV/AIDS, Cardiovascular Disease, Chronic Respiratory Disease, Aging
Prospective Evaluation of Elderly Deformity Surgery: A Prospective Observational, Multicenter Study Sigurd H. Berven, MD Surgery and Anesthesia, Aging
An Investigation of Treatment of FecAl IncontiNence using the TOPAS Sling System FOR WoMen (TRANSFORM) Madhulika Varma, MD Women's Health, Aging
Calico Master Collaboration Agreement Regis B. Kelly, MD Aging, Residencies, Fellowships, and Postdoctoral Training
Linking Metabolism, Neural Function, and Aging Neurology and Mental Health, Aging
Determinants of Functional Immune Defects in Treated HIV Infection and Aging Peter W. Hunt, MD HIV/AIDS, Aging
Antibody Repertoire Diversity in CVD, Aging, Death in a Large Multi-Ethnic Cohort Shaun R. Coughlin, MD, PhD Cardiovascular Disease, Aging
Predictors and outcomes of frailty in dialysis patients Kirsten L. Johansen, MD Aging
An Investigation of Treatment of FecAl IncontiNence using the TOPAS Sling System FOR WoMen (TRANSFORM) Madhulika Varma, MD Women's Health, Aging
Degenerative and Dementing Diseases of Aging Stanley B. Prusiner, MD Neurology and Mental Health, Dementia and Cognitive Impairment, Aging
Mentoring Researchers in Aging in Vulnerable Populations Margot B. Kushel, MD Aging
Living Alone in Older Age with Cognitive Impairment Neurology and Mental Health, Dementia and Cognitive Impairment, Aging
Multicenter Osteoarthritis Study (MOST) Second Renewal Michael C. Nevitt, PhD Immunology, Aging
WHO Diabetes Program Jeff Newman, MD, MPH Diabetes, Aging, International Health Policy
Midcareer Mentoring Award for Patient-Oriented Research in HIV and Cognition Victor G. Valcour, MD, PhD HIV/AIDS, Aging
Translational Epidemiology - Training for Research on Aging and Chronic disease Mary N. Haan, DrPH, MPH Aging, Residencies, Fellowships, and Postdoctoral Training

Active Projects: 29

Project Investigator All Topics Start date End date
HPV and Cervix Neoplasia in a Large, Long Term HIV+ Cohort Joel Palefsky, MD HIV/AIDS, Aging
Dynamics of Health, Aging and Body Composition (Health ABC) - Coordinating Unit Michael C. Nevitt, PhD Aging
Science, Art and Music: a Western Addition Community Partnership Nancy Milliken, MD Aging, Risk Reduction and Prevention
Genome Wide Association Study of Bone Mineral Accretion During Childhood John A. Shepherd, PhD Noncommunicable and/or Chronic Disease, Aging
VBM Analysis of Hip CT Images from Weight Loss Study - Federal Contract Thomas F. Lang, PhD Diet, Exercise, and Obesity, Aging
Glucose Regulation, Cognitive and Brain Changes in Elders Kristine Yaffe, MD Aging
Slow-Paced Respiration for Treatment of Menopausal Hot Flashes Deborah Grady, MD, MPH Women's Health, Aging
Impact of the Creative Arts on Health and Wellbeing for Older Adults in Finland Aging
A Randomized Double Blinded Controlled Trial of an Oral Nutritional Supplement Containing AN 777 in Older Hospitalized Patients Steven R. Stoltz, MD Malnutrition, Micronutrients, Food Insecurity, Aging
A Multidimensional Approach to Urogenital Aging in Older Women Women's Health, Aging
A Multidimensional Model of Urogenital Aging in Older Women Women's Health, Aging
Glenn Award for Research in Biological Mechanisms of Aging Michael Fischbach, PhD Aging
The End of Life in Very Old Age Michael C. Nevitt, PhD Aging, Health Systems Strengthening
Core FMD Center for the Health Effect Institute's Multicenter Ozone Study in Elderly Subjects (MOSES) Study. Peter Ganz, MD Occupational and Environmental Disease, Aging
Promoting Evidence-Based Diagnosis and Management of Symptomatic Vulvovaginal Atrophy in Primary Care Using an Electronic Patient Portal Aging
Association of Trabecular Bone Score with Incident Fractures in Older Men Ann V. Schwartz, PhD, MPH Aging
Predicting Hip Fracture Using a Biomechanical Approach Ann V. Schwartz, PhD, MPH Aging
Bedside Interpreter Intervention, Hospital Outcomes of Older LEP Patients Leah S. Karliner, MD Aging, Access or Barriers to Care
Sleep Cognition in Older Women Kristine Yaffe, MD Women's Health, Aging
Study of Osteoporotic Fractures Kristine Yaffe, MD Dementia and Cognitive Impairment, Women's Health, Aging
Renewal Proposal - 2012 for UCSF John A. Hartford Center of Geriatric Nursing Excellence Margaret Wallhagen, RN, PhD, FAAN Aging
The Dynamics of Health, Aging and Body Composition (Health ABC) Research Study Michael C. Nevitt, PhD Aging
Proximal Junctional Kyphosis Following Long Instrumented Spinal Fusion: The Effect of Implant Selection Sigurd H. Berven, MD Surgery and Anesthesia, Aging
Cambia Health Foundation Sojourners Scholar Leadership Program Anne L. Kinderman, MD Noncommunicable and/or Chronic Disease, Aging
Immunologic determinants of age-related macular degeneration Peter W. Hunt, MD Eye Disease and Blindness, Immunology, Aging
Immediate and Long-term Outcomes of Common Urologic Procedures in Nursing Home Residents Anne M. Suskind, MD, MS Aging, Implementation and Behavioral Science
HIV and the Menopausal Transition: Effects on Musculoskeletal Health Phyllis C. Tien, MD HIV/AIDS, Aging
Community Choirs to Promote Healthy Aging and Independence of Older Adults Julene Johnson, PhD Aging
Identifying and Assessing Food Insecurity In Older Diverse Primary Care Patients Jane Jih, MD, MPH Malnutrition, Micronutrients, Food Insecurity, Aging