Elena Volpi, M.D., Ph.D.

Dr. Elena Volpi is the distinguished chair in Geriatric Medicine at the University of Texas Medical Branch.  She also serves as the director, Sealy Center on Aging, and the associate director for the Institute for Translational Sciences, and the director of the University’s Claude D. Pepper Older Americans Independence Center. She is an active clinician, and an active investigator on various grants from the National Institutes of Health.