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AFAR Experts in the News: NY Times “11 Things We We’d Really Like To Know” features Barzilai, Kirkland, Olshansky, and Sinclair on healthspan, interventions, and more.

Nov 21
2018

AFAR Experts in the News: NY Times “11 Things We We’d Really Like To Know” features Barzilai, Kirkland, Olshansky, and Sinclair on healthspan, interventions, and more. View MoreBACK

On November 19, 2018, The New York Times “11 Things We’d Really Like to Know” feature spotlighted AFAR experts Nir Barzilai M.D., James L. Kirkland, M.D., Ph.D., S. Jay Olshansky, Ph.D., and David Sinclair, Ph.D. on lifespan vs. healthspan, promising drug interventions such as senolytics and NAD boosters, and  the Targeting Aging with Metformin Trial.

Dr. Barzilai is a 1997 Beeson Scholar and 1994 AFAR Research Grant recipient, and AFAR’s Deputy Scientific Director.

Dr. Kirkland is a 2012 Glenn/AFAR Breakthroughs in Gerontology (BIG) Award recipient and AFAR President-elect.

Dr. Olshansky is a 2016 Irving S. Wright Award winner and AFAR board member.

Dr. Sinclair is a 2018 Irving S. Wright Award winner, a 2000 AFAR Research Grant recipient, and AFAR Board member.

Read the article--"How Long Can People Live?"--here.





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