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Center for Chronic Disorders of Aging

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    Exploring the mechanisms of chronic disease from childhood through later stages of life.

                         Research-Prevention                           Education-Lifestyle


  The mission of the Center for Chronic Disorders of Aging (CCDA) at Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine is to improve the quality of life for all individuals suffering from age-related chronic diseases and disorders. The CCDA promotes a better understanding of the nature of chronic disease processes by supporting basic and applied investigations, and providing educational opportunities for the community, scientists and health care professionals. The CCDA furthers its mission through an interdisciplinary approach combining scientific research, education, and clinical application into chronic diseases and disorders associated with the aging process. 



phone: 215-871-6961
fax: 215-871-6869

Last Updated: 12/12/14