Recent Research Funding

We receive funding from a variety of sources that recognize the value of our high-impact research.

Nikhil Satchidanand, PhD

  • Home-Based Dual-Task Training to Enhance Dual-Task Ability in Older Adults. Nikhil Satchidanand (Principal Investigator). National Center for Advancing Translational Science. 3/1/2021-2/1/2023.
  • Movers and Makers Program: A Community-based Recreation Program to Improve Cognitive and Physical Function in Older Adults with Mild Cognitive Impairment. Nikhil Satchidanand (Principal Investigator). Health Foundation for Western and Central New York. 6/1/2021-11/1/2022.
  • Impacts of Nicotinamide Riboside on functional capacity and muscle physiology in older veterans. Nikhil Satchidanand (Co-Investigator). Veterans Affairs. 1/1/2022-12/1/2026.

Kenneth Seldeen, PhD

  • Post-Transcriptional Control of Aging-Associated Inflammation and Bone Homeostasis. Kenneth Seldeen (Co-Investigator), Bruce Troen (Co-Investigator). NIH NIDCR. $1,250,000. 10/1/2018-9/1/2023.
  • Impacts of Nicotinamide Riboside on Functional Capacity and Muscle Physiology in Older Veterans. Kenneth Seldeen (Principal Investigator). VA Rehabilitation Research and Development. $1,199,995. 7/1/2021-6/1/2025.
  • Restoring the Regenerative Capacity of the Aged Muscle. Kenneth Seldeen (Co-Investigator). NIH. $1,676,402. 7/1/2020-6/1/2025.
  • High Intensity Interval Training (HIIT) to Reduce Frailty and Enhance Resilience in Older Veterans. Kenneth Seldeen (Co-Investigator). VA RR&D. $1,200,000. 10/1/2022-9/1/2026.

Bruce Troen, MD

  • Enhancing functional capacity in older adults with short session high intensity interval training. Nikhil Satchidanand (Co-Investigator), Bruce Troen (Principal Investigator). Veterans Affairs. $200,000. 10/1/2018-9/1/2020.
  • Post-Transcriptional Control of Aging-Associated Inflammation and Bone Homeostasis. Kenneth Seldeen (Co-Investigator), Bruce Troen (Co-Investigator). NIH NIDCR. $1,250,000. 10/1/2018-9/1/2023.
  • Alzheimer’s and related dementias Care improvement Through Data Science Education (ACT-DSE): Custom training for Research. Bruce Troen (Co-Investigator). National Institutes of Health. $270,000. 9/1/2018-6/1/2020.
  • Center of Excellence for Alzheimer’s Disease. Bruce Troen (Principal Investigator). State of New York, Department of Health. $2,800,000. 3/1/2016-5/1/2022.
  • Community-Based Participatory Research for Reducing Medication Harm among Retirees. Bruce Troen (Co-Investigator). Retirement Research Foundation. $200,000. 5/1/2019-4/1/2021.
  • Enhancing Geroscience Faculty Development and Scholarship in Order to Minimize Frailty and Maximize Healthspan. Bruce Troen (Principal Investigator). NIH / National Institute of Aging. $750,000. 5/1/2019-4/1/2024.
  • High intensity interval training and nicotinamide riboside treatment to enhance functional capacity and reduce frailty during aging. Bruce Troen (Principal Investigator). Veterans Affairs. $645,000. 7/1/2019-6/1/2023.
  • Keyence BZ-X800E All-in-One Fluorescence Microscope – ORD Shared Equipment Program. Bruce Troen (Principal Investigator). Veterans Affairs. $301,070. 9/1/2019-9/1/2019.
  • Translational Models to Study Frailty. Bruce Troen (Principal Investigator). Indian Trail Foundation. $200,000. 1/1/2019-1/1/2023.
  • The impacts of vitamin D status and HIIT on physical performance and frailty during aging. Bruce Troen (Principal Investigator). NIA / NIH. $491,000. 9/1/2020-8/1/2022.
  • High Intensity Interval Training (HIIT) to Reduce Frailty and Enhance Resilience in Older Veterans. Bruce Troen (Principal Investigator). Veterans Affairs - RR&D. $1,199,721. 10/1/2022-9/1/2026.
  • Impacts of nicotinamide riboside on functional capacity and muscle physiology in older veterans. Bruce Troen (Co-Investigator). Veterans Affairs - RR&D. $1,199,783. 10/1/2021-9/1/2025.
  • Home-based Dual-Task Exercise for Older Adults with Mild Cognitive Impairment. Bruce Troen (Co-Principal Investigator). UB Clinical Translational Scientific Institute. $37,995. 1/1/2021-7/1/2022.
  • Promoting Interdisciplinary Approaches to Geroscience Research. Bruce Troen (Principal Investigator). SUNY Research Seed Grant Program. $40,000. 10/1/2020-6/1/2022.