Co-director Epel as "Aging Influencer"

This September, AME Co-Director Elissa Epel will be honored with the Alliance on Aging Research's prestigious 2017 Silver Innovator Award for her groundbreaking work on the psychological, social, and behavioral processes related to chronic psychological stress which accelerate biological aging. 

Her recent book (co-authored with Elizabeth Blackburn), "The Telomere Effect: The New Science of Living Younger," is a New York Times bestseller in the science category.