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AFAR in the News: With AFAR’s expert scientific review support, the National Academy of Medicine announces US Catalyst Award recipients

On October 15, 2020, the National Academy of Medicine (NAM)announced the first round recipients of the inaugural Healthy Longevity Catalyst Award. This award is part of the multiyear, multimillion-dollar international Healthy Longevity Global Competition seeking breakthroughs to extend human health and function later in life. AFAR provided scientific expertise… Read Article »

A Call to Action: The Global Roadmap for Health Longevity

By: Jean Accius and Erwin Tan This blog post originally appeared on AARP’s Thinking Policy blog. Aging is a global phenomenon. By 2030, the number of people age 60 and over will reach 1.4 billion[1], with older people projected to outnumber children for the first time in U.S. history[2]. Today,… Read Article »

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