S. Michal Jazwinski, PhD
John W. Deming, MD Regents Chair in Aging
Professor of Medicine and Biochemistry
Director, Tulane Center for Aging
Tulane Center for Aging
1430 Tulane Avenue, SL-12
New Orleans, LA 70112
PhD, Stanford University, Stanford, California
Helen Hay Whitney Foundation Postdoctoral Research Fellow at The Rockefeller University, New York, New York
Dr. S. Michal Jazwinski received his doctoral degree from Stanford University. He completed postdoctoral training at The Rockefeller University where he stayed on as assistant professor. He moved to Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center in New Orleans as associate professor, where he achieved the rank of professor. He is currently professor of medicine and professor of biochemistry at Tulane University. He also directs the Tulane Center for Aging.
Dr. Jazwinski is active in research and education with a focus on aging and especially the genetics of aging.
His research interests are in the areas of genetics of aging, molecular genetics, and population genetics.