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.