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Program Committee

The Program Committee for the Interdisciplinary PhD Program in Aging Studies is representative of the diverse faculty research and teaching resources at Tulane University's uptown campus, the Health Sciences campus, and the Tulane National Primate Research Center. Although they are from various disciplines, they all share a strong interest in the field of aging. They are:

Harish Sujan, PhD
Professor of Marketing, Freeman School of Business
Freeman Chair of Business
PhD, University of California at Los Angeles

Elizabeth Didier, PhD
Research Scientist and Professor
Department of Tropical Medicine
Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine
PhD, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas

Barbara M. Jazwinski, PhD
The Virginia Beer Professor of Music
Newcomb Music Department
PhD, City University of New York

S. Michal Jazwinski, PhD (chair)
John W. Deming, MD Regents Chair in Aging
Professor of Medicine and Biochemistry
Department of Medicine, Section of General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics
Director, Tulane Center for Aging
School of Medicine
PhD, Stanford University

Leann Myers, PhD
Department of Biostatistics & Bioinformatics
Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine
PhD Biostatistics, Tulane University

Jane Parker, LCSW, MPH, MSW, PhD
Clinical Associate Professor
Tulane University School of Social Work
PhD Social Work, Tulane University