Barbara Ganzel is a clinical social worker and research neuroscientist. She has 20+ years of experience in studying how the environment impacts the brain, body, behavior across the lifespan. Previously, she was the principal investigator and director of a neuroimaging laboratory at Cornell University in Ithaca. Currently, she is the director of the Gerontology Institute at Ithaca College. She has published in the Psychological Review, Journal of the American Medical Association, American Journal of Psychiatry,The Gerontologist, NeuroImage, Psychology and Aging, and the Journal of Traumatic Stress, among others.

Barbara will be speaking on Longevity and the Aging Brain

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Within the hours of just one day you have the opportunity to open up your mind and heart to an even greater experience: YOUR life, and YOUR longevity!!

The Empire Longevity Symposium is set up to bring selected speakers to you that will give you insights into the many facets of longevity. We do have as our keynote the incredible Dr. T. Colin Campbell who will be speaking on a whole food plant based diet, and his ground breaking book ‘The China Study’. What a great way to start!

Pre-registration closes at 5pm, Friday, September 28th. Registration at the door on the day of the event is $75.

Event Date 09-29-2018 9:00 am
Event End Date 09-29-2018 5:00 pm
Cut off date 09-28-2018 11:55 pm
Capacity: 100
Registered 66
Available place 34
Individual Price USD49.00
Location: Homer Center for the Arts