Faculty member Linda Fried receives INSERM International Award

 

The Mailman School of Public Health announced news from INSERM.  Dean Linda Fried is the 2016 recipient of the INSERM International Award.  A geriatrician and epidemiologist, she is "renowned worldwide for having identified the age-related frailty syndrome. She has also designed an intergenerational tutoring programme, having demonstrated its efficacy in preventing cognitive impairment and dementia."