Adult 55+ Book Group: Honest Aging
Join our monthly book group! Discuss new releases, fiction, and nonfiction with your peers. Every month an author visits and fields questions about their book and the writing and publication process. Books are available for purchase and included with the Adult Membership Pass. This month’s book is Honest Aging: An Insider’s Guide to the Second Half of Life by Dr. Rosanne M. Leipzig, a top doctor with more than 35 years of experience caring for older people. She provides guidance for common health concerns and advice about how to make decisions about healthcare, driving, and where to live. Helpful checklists are included to prepare for doctor and hospital visits. Enriched by illustrations, patient stories, and deep dives into science and the latest research, Honest Aging gives you the tools to take control of your health and well-being as you age.
About the Author
Rosanne M. Leipzig, MD, PhD is the Gerald and May Ellen Ritter Professor and Vice Chair Emeritus for the Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. She is the editor-in-chief of the monthly newsletter Focus on Healthy Aging and coeditor of the fourth edition of Geriatric Medicine. Verve 55+ Living, powered by UJA-Federation of New York Sponsored in part by the Jewish Book Council
Friday, October 27, 1:00 PM–2:30 PM
999 Wilmot Road
Scarsdale, NY 10583 United States