Einstein, Meet TED

Congratulations to Nir Barzilai, M.D., who in November become the first Einstein faculty member to give a TEDMED talk. His theme was “What if a drug that targets the process of aging could help us live longer, higher-quality lives?” A video of his talk will soon be posted online. Dr. Barzilai is a professor of medicine and of genetics, the Ingeborg and Ira Leon Rennert Chair in Aging Research, the director of the Institute for Aging Research at Einstein and an attending physician in medicine at Montefiore.