Can We Live to 100? New Evidence from the National Institute on Aging

In this talk, Dr. Marie Bernard will focus on the latest developments in aging research from the National Institute on Aging, the lead National Institutes of Health organization focused on enhancing health span as well as longevity. She will cover research ranging from the basic biology of aging to neuroscience (with a special emphasis on Alzheimer’s disease), behavioral and social changes with aging, and clinical studies related to the aging process.

The public lecture will be preceded by a reception with the speaker in the Virginia Tech Carilion cafe at 5:00 p.m.