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20,000 MORE DAYS: How We Doubled Global Life Expectancy in Just 100 Years with author Steven Johnson

Wednesday, September 22, 2021 at 5:00pm to 6:15pm

Hollis E. Cornell Auditorium, 132 Goldwin Smith

Milstein Program Speaker Series presents...

20,000 MORE DAYS: How We Doubled Global Life Expectancy in Just 100 Years featuring author Steven Johnson

Moderated by Associate Professors and Director of the Milstein Program, Austin Bunn, and  Professor and Director of the Master of Public Health Program, Alexander J. Travis.

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New York Times bestselling science and technology writer Steven Johnson is the author of 13 books, including The Ghost MapMind Wide OpenWhere Good Ideas Come From, and his newest, Extra Life: A Short History of Living Longer. He is co-host and co-creator of two PBS series, Extra Life and the Emmy-winning PBS/BBC series How We Got to Now.

Co-Sponsored by the College of Arts and Sciences, the Department of Science and Technology Studies, and the Master of Public Health Program.

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