Jeremy D. Walston MD

Jeremy D. Walston is a Raymond and Anna Lublin Professor of Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology, the deputy director of the Division of Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology, the principal investigator of the Johns Hopkins Older Americans Independence Center, and the co-director of the Biology of Healthy Aging program. 


Elena Volpi


Elena Volpi is a Daisy Emery Allen Distinguished Chair in Geriatric Medicine; Director, Sealy Center on Aging; Director, UTMB Claude D. Pepper Older Americans Independence Center; Associate Director, Institute for Translational Sciences; Professor, Departments of Internal Medicine-Geriatrics, Neuroscience and Cell Biology, Nutrition and Metabolism, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences at the University of Texas Medical Branch.

Joe G. N. Garcia


Joe G. N. Garcia is a Pulmonary physician-scientist, a Merlin K. DuVal, MD endowed professor of medicine at the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson, and an elected member of the Institute of Medicine of the National Academies.


Hidenori Arai


Hidenori Arai (MD., PhD) is the President of the National Center for Geriatrics and Gerontology (NCGG), Japan since 2019. He is also the President of the Japan Gerontological Society, the Vice President of the Japan Geriatrics Society, the President of the Japanese Association on Sarcopenia and Frailty and the Vice President of the Japan Atherosclerosis Society. Additionally, he is the President of Asian Academy of Medicine for Ageing, and the Vice President of Asian Association of Frailty and Sarcopenia. He is the member of the Science Council of Japan since Oct. 2020.