Also part of the UPMC family:

Aging Institute News and Events

The Aging Institute of UPMC Senior Services and the University of Pittsburgh offers a wide variety of educational offerings, training classes, and other events for healthcare professionals and the community at large. Many of the events are free and open to the public.

The Aging Institute develops innovative educational programming for healthcare professionals and the public, and works to create partnerships throughout the clinical, professional, and research communities to improve the lives of seniors everywhere.

News Stories

It’s a Matter of Balance | UPMC Aging InstituteIt’s a Matter of Balance

An innovative fall-reduction program coaches older adults to confidence.


Finkel A Pill For AgingA pill for aging? Aging Institute scientists are in pursuit

Dr. Toren Finkel talks about new strategies and medicines that target the aging process and provides a glimpse into the research laboratories at the Aging Institute.


Research that could keep us young | UPMC Aging InstituteNew Aging Institute director is focused on research here that could keep us young

Meet Toren Finkel, MD, PhD

Learn more from Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.
Learn more from Triblive.

Search for missing people with dementia | UPMC Aging InstituteSearch for missing people with dementia

The Aging Institute welcomed Dr. Robert Koester, the first person to hold a PhD in search and rescue, for a conference on lost and wandering behaviors seen in individuals who have Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias.

View the story from WTAE.

Archived News Stories

View past news articles.