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Podcast: Geriatrician Dr. Mark Lachs – The Secrets of Aging Well – Library News

Aging does not begin when you get a Medicare Card — it begins when you are born! Whether you’re 35, 55, 85 or beyond — you need to hear what renowned Geriatrician Dr. Mark Lachs has to say about the secrets of aging and assuring the highest possible quality of life at any age.

Dr. Lachs is Co-chief of Geriatrics at NY Presbyterian Hospital and Director of Cornell’s Center for Aging Research. He has pioneered and authored a multitude of research studies and published extensively in the field of aging. He is the author of the bestselling book on aging, Treat Me, Not My Age.
This is the first of a series on aging sponsored by Greenwich Library, The Commission on Aging, At Home in Greenwich and CompassCare.
Click on the link below to download or stream this podcast. A browser other than Chrome is recommended if streaming

Source: Podcast: Geriatrician Dr. Mark Lachs – The Secrets of Aging Well – Library News

Compass Care, LLC has been selected for the 2015 Best of Stamford Award in the Healthcare category by the Stamford Award Program.

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Compass Care, LLC Receives 2015 Best of Stamford Award

Stamford Award Program Honors the Achievement
STAMFORD October 21, 2015 — Compass Care, LLC has been selected for the 2015 Best of Stamford
Award in the Healthcare category by the Stamford Award Program.

Each year, the Stamford Award Program identifies companies that we believe have achieved
exceptional marketing success in their local community and business category. These are local
companies that enhance the positive image of small business through service to their customers and
our community. These exceptional companies help make the Stamford area a great place to live, work
and play.

Various sources of information were gathered and analyzed to choose the winners in each category.
The 2015 Stamford Award Program focuses on quality, not quantity. Winners are determined based on
the information gathered both internally by the Stamford Award Program and data provided by third
parties.

About Stamford Award Program

The Stamford Award Program is an annual awards program honoring the achievements and
accomplishments of local businesses throughout the Stamford area. Recognition is given to those
companies that have shown the ability to use their best practices and implemented programs to
generate competitive advantages and long-term value.

The Stamford Award Program was established to recognize the best of local businesses in our
community. Our organization works exclusively with local business owners, trade groups,
professional associations and other business advertising and marketing groups. Our mission is to
recognize the small business community’s contributions to the U.S. economy.
SOURCE: Stamford Award Program

CONTACT:
Stamford Award Program
Email: PublicRelations@local-best.com URL: http://www.local-best.com
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(October 22, 2015) Local-Best – Compass Care, LLC has been selected for the 2015 Best of Stamford Award in the Healthcare category by the Stamford Award Program.

Distinguished Speaker Series Announced − Successful Healthy Aging & Caregiving | Business Wire

Business Wire

Distinguished Speaker Series Announced − Successful Healthy Aging & Caregiving

Inaugural talk set for Oct. 8th at Greenwich Library “What Your Doctor Won’t Tell You About Getting Older” – Dr. Mark S. Lachs

STAMFORD, Conn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Commission on Aging, The Greenwich Library, At Home in Greenwich and Compass Care, LLC have joined forces to co-sponsor a Distinguished Speaker Series on Successful Healthy Aging & Caregiving. The first talk, What Your Doctor Won’t Tell You About Getting Older, will be held this October 8th at the Greenwich Library at 7:00 p.m. presented by Dr. Mark S. Lachs.

“What Your Doctor Won’t Tell You About Getting Older”

Tweet thisDr. Lachs is Director of Weill Cornell’s Center for Aging Research and Irene F. and I. Roy Psaty Distinguished Professor of Medicine at Weill Cornell Medical College. He has pioneered and authored a multitude of research studies and published extensively in the field of aging. He is the author of the bestselling book on aging, “What Your Doctor Won’t Tell You About Getting Older”.

The next speaker in the series is Dr. Karl Pillemer, professor of Gerontology at Cornell University’s School of Human Ecology and Weill Cornell Medical School. Dr. Pillemer has published extensively in the field of homecare training and the socialization of older adults. Dr. Pillemer’s talk will be held on April 21, 2016, at the Greenwich Library. The topic of Dr. Pillemer’s talk has yet to be announced.

Attendance at all talks in the Distinguished Speaker Series is free of any charge. Registration is recommended, but is not required (www.CareWhenYouNeedIt.com/register.html).

About Us

The Commission on Aging is the Town agency responsible for the needs of Greenwich’s older residents. The Commission plans and coordinates services to meet the needs of older adults and also advocates for elder issues.
www.greenwichct.org/government/departments/commission_on_aging
(203) 862-6710

The Greenwich Library’s mission is to provide exceptional resources, programs and services that promote the joy of lifelong learning and to offer a welcoming place for people to gather and share experiences.
www.greenwichlibrary.org
(203) 622-7900

At Home in Greenwich Inc. provides Greenwich residents, 50 years and older, professional guidance to meet life’s challenges and live confidently in their own homes as they grow older. Through trusted personal assistance, vetted support services, social connections, events and information, help is just a phone call away.
www.athomeingreenwich.org
(203) 422-2342

Compass Care, LLC is a concierge care management and private duty home care company. Founded by a renowned geriatrician and managed by gerontologists, Compass Care offers the highest quality care planning and home health care services for older adults.
www.CareWhenYouNeedIt.com
(855) 535-2500

Contacts

Compass Care, LLC
Kayce Lawrence or David Goodman, (855) 535-2500
pr@compasscarellc.com

Source: Distinguished Speaker Series Announced − Successful Healthy Aging & Caregiving | Business Wire

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