Leadership and Support

The Robert and Arlene Kogod Center on Aging is led by a strong leadership and administrative support team.

  • Center director: James L. Kirkland, M.D., Ph.D.
  • Aging Bone and Muscle Program director: Sundeep Khosla, M.D.
  • Cellular Senescence Program director: Jan van Deursen, Ph.D.
  • Healthy Aging and Independent Living Program director: Nathan K. LeBrasseur, M.S., Ph.D.
  • Regenerative Medicine and Aging Program director: Andre Terzic, M.D., Ph.D.
  • Translation and Pharmacology Program director: Robert J. Pignolo, M.D., Ph.D.
  • Administrator: Amanda E. Mikhail, M.B.A.
  • Operations manager: V. Arlene Morris, M.B.A.
  • Program coordinator: Julie L. Sokoloski
  • Administrative assistant: Lori V. Thesing
  • Administrative assistant: Kari L. Sczepanski