Anthony Oliva, Ph.D.
Company: Longeveron LLC
Job title: Senior Scientist
Anthony Oliva, Ph.D. is a Senior Scientist at Longeveron LLC. He earned his undergraduate degree in Biological Sciences from the University of Chicago, and Ph.D. in Neuroscience from Baylor College of Medicine. Dr. Oliva continued his research as a post-doctoral fellow at the Oregon Health and Science University, and then became an assistant scientist with The Miami Project to Cure Paralysis, and director of the Viral Vector Core Facility at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine. He then joined the Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine at Florida International University as an assistant professor. In 2015, Dr. Oliva joined Longeveron as the newly-formed company’s senior scientist, leading its clinical programs for using stem cell therapy to treat Alzheimer’s disease and other indications. He is the principal investigator on a number of company-awarded grants, including grants from the Alzheimer’s Association, Maryland Stem Cell Research Fund/TECDO, and the National Institute of Aging/National Institutes of Health.
Panel Discussion: Tackling Preclinical & Translational Challenges in Aging-Related Therapeutics 11:15 am
How applicable to human aging is any given result in a model organism? How to promote advances in biomarker discovery and validation in aging Defining routes for translational success from discovery to clinic – what will be the key factors for generating successful results? Standardizing different classes of therapeutic approaches to achieve effective anti-aging outcomesRead more
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