The remainder of the spring lineup of the NYS Writers Institute has been postponed due to the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic.

Louise Aronson, MD

bestselling author on aging

Wednesday, April 29, 2020
10 a.m. -- Presentation/Q&A, Carondelet Hospitality Center, 385 Watervliet-Shaker Road, Latham NY 12110 
4:15 p.m. -- Multi-Purpose Room Campus Center West, University at Albany, 1400 Washington Ave., Albany NY 12222. Free and open to the public. See map

Louise Aronson is author of the New York Times bestseller, Elderhood: Redefining Aging, Transforming Medicine, Reimagining Life (2019). The reviewer for Nature magazine called it, “Exquisitely written… a new paradigm: a re-balancing act in which technology has a role but the focus returns to care…. One can only hope its practices are adopted swiftly.”


Aronson is a professor of medicine at UC San Francisco, where she directs the UCSF Health Humanities and Social Advocacy Initiative.

Morning event cosponsored by The Albany Guardian Society: Service to Seniors in the Capital District.

To register for the morning event, visit:

Afternoon event cosponsored by UAlbany’s RNA Institute and School of Public Health, UAlbany’s Women in Science and Health network (WISH), and the Hudson Valley RNA Club.


NYS Writers Institute

Science Library 320

University at Albany

1400 Washington Avenue
Albany, NY 12222

(518) 442-5620

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