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Thank you for joining us for the second annual Aging to Perfection Lecture Series celebrating the legacy of Carmel Bitondo Dyer, MD. As Dr. Dyer’s dream of specialized aging care continues to grow into reality at UTHealth Houston, we are pleased to share this ongoing series of lectures with friends like you.
Dr. Mark Lachs, a distinguished clinical and academic geriatrics expert, delivered this year’s presentation focused on the surprising secrets of healthy aging. We heard about the Senior Companion Volunteer Program at McGovern Medical School, connecting students and isolated older people. We also celebrated the establishment of the UTHealth Houston Institute on Aging, a university-wide collaborative initiative dedicated to improving aging care.
We have included a link with a selection of pictures from the lecture for you to view and download. To view a recording of the lecture, please click here.
To learn more about this event or the lecture series, please contact UTHealth Houston Office of Development at 713-500-3200 or email@example.com. If you would like to support aging-related research, education, and patient care, click here to donate to the Institute on Aging.
Once again, we appreciate you attending this special evening, and we hope to see you next year!
Holly M. Holmes, MD
Joan and Stanford Alexander Chair in Gerontology
Professor and Director, Joan and Stanford Alexander Division of Geriatric and Palliative Medicine
Department of Internal Medicine
McGovern Medical School at UTHealth Houston
Vice President of Community Engagement
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