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Our featured podcast: The Good News About Aging with Dr. Laura Carstensen.
Are older people happier? Can the last third of our lives be our best years, both for ourselves and for contribution to society? Stanford psychology professor Laura Carstensen says yes!
Dr. Carstensen is the founding director of the Stanford Center on Longevity at Stanford University. She maintains that the doubling of our lifespans over the past century could be the greatest cultural achievement in human history. But we've got to take advantage of it. Hear Dr. Carstensen's thoughts on how to be happy and productive in old age in this interview with AARP's Doug Shadel. We also talk about what older people have to contribute to society for all ages and how our ever-increasing lifespans are an opportunity we've never had before. Listen to this episode for the good news about aging!
Learn more about Dr. Carstensen and the Stanford University Center for Longevity here.
You can also watch the interview with Dr. Carstensen by AARP's Doug Shadel on YouTube:
Monday, Aug 10, 2020 at 5:00pm Pacific Time
Monday, Aug 10, 2020 at 7:00pm Eastern Time
Online via Zoom
Tuesday, Aug 11, 2020 at 5:30pm Eastern Time
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