Influencer of the Year
Elizabeth Blackburn: Pioneering Research on Aging
President at Salk Institute, Irwin M. Jacobs Presidential Chair
IF YOU COULD CHANGE ONE THING ABOUT AGING IN AMERICA, WHAT WOULD IT BE?
“I would remind everyone that telomere science has shown us how much we are connected, and at so many levels — from the macro to the micro and from the societal to the cellular — and that how we interact with and support each other affects the way we age. Compassion is critical.”