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Grantee in the News: Brian Kennedy on the health care crisis in Forbes

Sep 6
2019

Grantee in the News: Brian Kennedy on the health care crisis in Forbes View MoreBACK

On August 30, 2019 Forbes featured insights from AFAR expert Brian Kennedy, PhD, on the challenge of an aging society. Dr. Kennedy positioned the health care needs of our aging population as the “climate change of healthcare,” as many of the solutions rest on changing peoples’ behavior by modifying diet and other lifestyle habits.

Dr. Kennedy is a 2003 AFAR Research Grant recipient, and a 2008 Medical Student Training in Aging Research (MSTAR) program awardee. He is also a Professor at the Buck Institute for Research on Aging.

Read the article, “Falling Life Expectancy Becoming The ‘Climate Change’ of Health,” here.





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