Dr. Marc Agronin: Communicating with Each Other Across Generations
Dr. Marc Agronin is a board-certified geriatric psychiatrist and an internationally-recognized expert in the field of dementia, and will present a videoconference entitled “Communicating with Each Other Across Generations.”
This talk is based on a recent feature article he wrote for the Wall Street Journal in which he described how different generational languages he labeled fortyish, sixtyish and eightyish, can be understood and linked together during the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Dr. Marc Agronin is the Senior Vice President of Behavioral Health and Chief Medical Officer of MIND Institute at Miami Jewish Health. For the past 20 years he has been a leader in the diagnosis and treatment of Alzheimer’s disease and other neurocognitive disorders. He founded the MIND Institute, which offers a complete range of assessment, treatment, and caregiver support services and is one of 17 official memory disorder centers in Florida. Dr. Agronin is the author of the acclaimed book How We Age: A Doctor’s Journey into the Heart of Growing Old (2011) and its sequel The End of Old Age: Living a Longer, More Purposeful Life (2018). He has written articles for the New York Times and the Wall Street Journal, and his work on aging has been featured on CNN, National Public Radio and NBC's The Today Show. In 2020, Dr. Agronin was elected as the next president of the American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry.