Announcing a CAC, AARP and UN Roundtable Discussion

Monday, April 20, 2015

A Lifetime of Transitions – Exploring Intergenerational Resources and Divides in a Global World. 

Join the Columbia Aging Center, Columbia University faculty, students and guests from AARP and the United Nations for a roundtable discussion about intergenerationality and social policy

Monday, April 20th
11:30 AM – 1 PM
Room 532 (5th floor), Mailman School of Public Health
722 West 168th St. New York, NY 10032

 

After a brief introduction by Josh Collet, Vice President of International Affairs at AARP, the event will consist of three brief conversations. 

1. Jack Rowe, Professor of Health Policy and Management at Columbia University’s Mailman School of Public Health, and Dean Linda Fried, Dean of the Mailman school of Public Health and Senior Vice President of the Columbia University Medical Centerd will discuss issues of health care and resource allocation.

2. Aashish Khullar, Organising Partner at the United Nations Major Group of Children and Youth, and Alice Chen, Project Consultant at the United Nations Millennium Campaign will discuss national vs. global priority setting in the context of the upcoming Sustainable Development Goals and beyond 2015.

3. Ursula M. Staudinger, Director of the Robert N. Butler Columbia Aging Center, and Helen Hamlin, International Federation on Ageing Main Representative at the United Nations will discuss issues of employment as they pertain to younger and older populations.

Dr. Kavita Sivaramakrishnan will make the closing remarks.

Light refreshments will be served

RSVP: Michelle Gyenes (mg3543@columbia.edu) or Miriam Gofine(mlg2197@cumc.columbia.edu)