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Board Member in the News: S. Jay Olshansky on the potential of raising the life expectancy in Bloomberg Opinion

Mar 6
2020

Board Member in the News: S. Jay Olshansky on the potential of raising the life expectancy in Bloomberg Opinion View MoreBACK

On March 4, Bloomberg Opinion featured the insights of AFAR board member S. Jay Olshansky, PhD, on how aging research and drug interventions such as senolytics are poised to help extend life expectancy and years of health as we grow older.

Dr. Olshansky is an AFAR board member and 2016 Irving S. Wright Award recipient. He is currently a Professor in the School of Public Health at the University of Illinois at Chicago, a Research Associate at the Center on Aging at the University of Chicago and at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, and the Chief Scientist at Lapetus Solutions, Inc.

Read the article, “Americans’ Life Expectancy Won’t Change Much Anytime Soon,” here.





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