The following AFAR publications and reports are available for download.

Recent Publications 

WHITE PAPER: Health and Longevity of the US Presidential Candidates for the 2020 Election, authored by AFAR Board Member S. Jay Olshansky, PhD


Big Questions, Breakthrough Science: 2018 Annual Report 


2019 Paul B. Beeson Career Development Awards in Aging Research Program Report featuring the 2017 Beeson Scholars

New Investigator Awards in Alzheimer’s Disease Research: A Successful Model for Investing in Futures report

Gauging Aging: Mapping the Gaps Between Expert and Public Understandings of Aging in America 


Gaining Momentum: A FrameWorks Communications Toolkit

Finding the Frame: An Empirical Approach to Reframing Aging and Ageism


Effective Translation of Alzheimer's Disease Research: Opportunities for Private Philanthophy


The Longevity Dividend: Geroscience Meets Geropolitics


The Science of Aging Gracefully: Scientists & the Public Talk About Aging Research

Archived Publications

Annual Reports


Grant Program Publications

Paul B. Beeson Career Development Awards in Aging Research Program Reports:

John A. Hartford Foundation Center of Excellence in Geriatric Medicine and Geriatric Psychiatry Program Scholars Brochure:

Medical Student Training in Aging Research (MSTAR) Program Newsletter:



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