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Archive: March 2015

“The Upside of Aging” at 2015 Aging in America Conference

Paul Irving, Milken Institute President and USC Distinguished Scholar in Residence; Davis School Dean Pinchas Cohen; and Fernando Torres-Gil, Director for Policy Research on Aging at the UCLA School of Public Affairs, discussed Irving's new book, "The Upside of Aging," at the 2015 Aging in America Conference.

Dr. Linda Fried Delivers 2015 Kesten Memorial Lecture

Rather than being a vague descriptor, frailty in older adults could be thought of as a clinical syndrome characterized by distinct physiological events, according to Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health Dean Linda Fried. Fried made the assertion during the 2015 Kesten Memorial Lecture

Kelvin Davies Elected Fellow of the Royal Society of Medicine

USC Leonard Davis School of Gerontology Professor Kelvin J. A. Davies was recently elected as a Fellow of the Royal Society of Medicine in the United Kingdom. Scientists are elected to the Royal Society of Medicine following nomination and committee review. An elite group of