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Elizabeth Isele

“Adding Life to Years” at Last! A New Way of Measuring Aging

– Posted in: Lifelong Learning

When President John F. Kennedy convened the first White House Conference on Aging, he said, “We have added years to life, now it’s time to add life to those years.” Fifty-eight years later, I recently returned from attending a United Nations Expert Group Meeting on “Measuring Population Ageing: Bridging Research and Policy.”  Hosted in Bangkok