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Pioneer in Aging

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A special one-on-one conversation with Robert Butler, the founding director of the National Institute on Aging.

A special one-on-one conversation with Robert Butler, the founding director of the National Institute on Aging. The man who coined the term ageism discusses the progress the nation has made - or hasn't made - in supporting America's aging population. Dr. Butler also relates his personal perspective on reaching his eighth decade and coping with the recent loss of his wife.


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Publisher: PBS

Streaming video

  • Release date: December 16, 2009
  • Duration: 00:26:30
  • Number of parts: 1

  • Public Performance: Not permitted

  • Formats

    Streaming video

    Languages

    English

    A special one-on-one conversation with Robert Butler, the founding director of the National Institute on Aging.

    A special one-on-one conversation with Robert Butler, the founding director of the National Institute on Aging. The man who coined the term ageism discusses the progress the nation has made - or hasn't made - in supporting America's aging population. Dr. Butler also relates his personal perspective on reaching his eighth decade and coping with the recent loss of his wife.


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