June 19, 2017: Scientific & Medical Advances for An Aging Population
With 57 million — 18% now and 22% predicted by 2020 — of the population of the US over 60 years old in 2010, where 60 is the new 40, what can we do/ is being done to slow down the aging process or even regain lost youth beyond living a healthy lifestyle?
The program looks at new medical devices, advances in pharmacology, and diagnotstic tools that we will all be glad exist! We are looking to cover:
1. Cosmetic surgery, botox and lasers
Mary Lisa Stoll, RN. Executive Director Clinical Education, Cynosure
2. Alzheimers identification, treatment
3. Biologics that slow the aging process – brain, skin, bone…
Committee: Jerry Shapiro & Barbara Finer, co-chairs, Mark Hediger, Bruce Rogers, Rachit Ohri, David Howe, Jenn Fern