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2023 Symposium of the UC San Diego Center for Healthy Aging

October 6, 2023 9:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.



2021 Symposium: 

Healthy Aging in the Era of Pandemics:


On behalf of everyone at the UC San Diego Center for Healthy Aging, thank you to all who attended the 2021 Symposium: Healthy Aging in the Era of Pandemics on October 12, 2021.

This day-long event showcasing our latest research on aging. Topics included wisdom and social connections, healthy lifestyle and physical exercise, getting a good night's sleep, technology for seniors, electronic psychotherapies, magnetic brain stimulation, and more.

Download the Symposium Program and Agenda (PDF)

Wisdom, Social Connections, and the Pandemic

Dilip Jeste, M.D., Senior Associate Dean for Healthy Aging and Senior Care, Distinguished Professor of Psychiatry and Neurosciences, UC San Diego Slides (PDF)

Electronic Psychotherapies/Cognitive Remediation

Tarek Rajji, M.D., Executive Director, Toronto Dementia Research Alliance; Professor, Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto Slides (PDF)

John Torous, M.D., M.B.I., Director, Digital Psychiatry Division, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Assistant Professor, Harvard Medical School Slides (PDF)

Nutrition (Omega-3) and Physical Exercise

Mark Rapaport, M.D., CEO of Huntsman Mental Health Institute and Chair of Psychiatry, University of Utah Health Slides Slides (PDF)

Getting a Good Night's Sleep

Atul Malhotra, M.D., Professor and Research Chief of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine, UC San Diego Slides (PDF)

Panel on Magnetic Brain Stimulation

Jeff Daskalakis, M.D., Ph.D., Professor and Dr. Igor and JoAnn Grant Endowed Chair of Psychiatry, UC San Diego Slides (PDF)

Sponsored in part by:
sponsors Belmont, Windward, Osher