Aging Center Dispatch - Week of Sept 25

Wishing an easy fast and a good holy day to all who observe Yom Kippur (Sunset Sunday 9/24-Sundown Monday 9/25)


Aging-Related Events this week:


Promoting Physician Wellbeing in Geriatric Care: Geriatrics Grand Rounds

Monday September 25, 2023 | 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm

Via Zoom


IPEC Musculoskeletal Case Conference for Students: Care of the Older Adult with Hip Fracture

Tuesday September 26, 2023 | 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm

REGISTER for Zoom connection info


Climate Migration Amplifies Demographic Change and Population Aging: DUPRI Seminar Series

Thursday September 28, 2023 | 12:00 pm to 1:15 pm

In person – SSRI, Gross Hall 270


Dementia in Zambia: ADRD IDEAS Forum

Thursday September 28, 2023 | 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm

REGISTER for Zoom connection info



Save the Dates:


Duke Ice Cream Social @ GSA 2023 in Tampa!

Friday, November 10 from 9pm-11pm

Bright Ice Scoop Shop on Water Street (adjacent to headquarters hotel)


Annual Aging Center Research & Education Showcase and Wrenn Lecture

Friday, December 15 from 8:30am-1:00pm

Trent Semans Great Hall




Current Funding & Other Opportunities:


Call for abstracts: 2024 Workshop on Determinants of Adult Mortality, Morbidity, and Healthy Aging in LMICs

Center on the Economics and Demography of Aging, UC Berkeley – see the attached file for details


Duke Aging Center NIA T32 Postdoctoral Research Training Programpriority application deadline for 2024-2025 cohort is October 1, 2023


ADRC Core Funding Opportunities – Letters of Interest due 10/16/23


Duke Physician-Scientist “Strong Start” Program – Applications due 10/2/23


Latest NIA Funding Opportunities


Bass Connections Proposals - Bass Connections is now seeking proposals for year-long, team-based research projects that engage faculty, undergraduates, and graduate/professional students in the interdisciplinary exploration of complex societal challenges. Please see the project proposal guidelines.  Proposals due 11/6/23


Upcoming Roybal Center lectures and webinars – 5Ts, State of the Science, and Specific Aims Writing Workshop


Duke SOM Office for Faculty is accepting applications for four 2024 Leadership Programs – Applications are due 11/3/2023

  • ADVANCE-UP (for Early Career Underrepresented Racial and Ethnic Faculty)

  • ALICE (for mid-career women faculty)

  • DCLP (for mid-career faculty members with clinical responsibilities)

  • LEADER (for junior faculty who are leading a research team)