by Georgina Cornwall, PhD

Learn about the principles of Aging!

The principles of the aging process are an important topic for your STEP 1 Exam. Our specialist, Dr. Georgina Cornwall, will teach you the most important subjects and introduce you to development processes, as well as the mental and physical effects of aging.

This course covers:

  • Cellular Aging and Genomic Instability
  • Mitochondrial Dysfunction
  • Epigenetic Alterations
  • Deregulated Nutrient Sensing
  • Stem Cell Exhaustion
  • Alheimer's Disease
  • Huntington's Disease
  • Parkinson's Disease

Study online and gain access to quiz questions, downloadable material and topic reviews. Repeat the topics whenever you want and watch the videos via desktop, tablet or even your mobile phone.

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Course Details

  • Videos 12
  • Duration 1:07 h
  • Quiz questions 45
  • Articles 10


Your Educators of course Aging

 Georgina Cornwall, PhD

Georgina Cornwall, PhD

Dr. Georgina Cornwall has taught a broad array of Biology courses at different U.S. universities, currently at the Colorado Mountain College in Aspen. Dr. Cornwall is an active promoter of hybrid teaching formats like online and interactive courses. Thus, she uses modern technology to engage her students in the diverse disciplines of biology – from Microbiology to Genetics.

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Excellent review for NP boards!
By Debra B. on 10. July 2020 for Anomalies of the Aging Brain: Huntington's Disease

Reviewing for my NP certification and this is an excellent resource.

Excellent course, I highly recommend it
By Jean-François E. on 28. February 2020 for Aging

Interesting and relevant overview of fundamental concepts related to aging and some high yield diseases seen in geriatrics. Thank you Dr. Cornwall for sharing your immense knowledge with us in this course.

Critical medical knowledge that forms the foundation of rational patient management
By Fidelis M. on 26. January 2020 for Aging

Very informative. Well presented in an easy to understand format.

I like aging
By juan r. on 13. December 2019 for Aging

I like aging I’m pre-med student but I like a lot and now I will continue watching all usmle step 2