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- Annual Thewlis Lecture on Gerontology to focus on how to rethink life stages as more Americans live longer - Stanford University Psychology Professor, longevity expert, Laura Carstensen to deliver lecture April 3 In the United States, as many as half of today’s 5-year-olds can expect to live to the age of 100, and this once unattainable milestone may become the norm for newborns by 2050. While increasing longevity may be a welcome goal, it […]