Nutritional Sciences 500 Seminar
Wednesday, February 29, 4:00 PM
103 Mumford Hall

Dr. Kirk Erickson

Assistant Professor, University of Pittsburgh
Brain Aging & Cognitive Health Lab
(PhD, University of Illinois)

Research Interests: Aging; factors and mechanisms of cognitive impairment; factors that promote healthy aging including physical activity, intellectual engagement, vitamin supplementation, hormone supplementation; the influence of genetics on brain and cognition; translating molecular neuroscience to cognitive neuroscience; neuroplasticity and learning related changes in brain and behavior.