This week’s guest on the Seekers of Meaning Podcast is Dr. Marc Agronin, a geriatric psychiatrist practicing in Miami, who is the author of The End of Old Age: Living a Longer, More Purposeful Life.
About the Guest
Marc Agronin, M.D. is a board-certified adult and geriatric psychiatrist currently serving as Vice President, Behavioral Health and Clinical Research at Miami Jewish Health Systems. Dr. Agronin’s clinical experience includes adults and elderly within the entire range of psychiatric illnesses. He is a graduate of Harvard University with a degree in psychology and philosophy, and received his medical degree from the Yale School of Medicine. Dr. Agronin trained in psychiatry at Harvard Medical School and later completed a fellowship in geriatric psychiatry at the VA Medical Center in Minneapolis, MN. He has written numerous books and articles, including Alzheimer’s Disease and Other Dementias, A Practical Guide, 3rd Edition, and the acclaimed How We Age: A Doctor’s Journey into the Heart of Growing Old, featured on NBC’s The Today Show and NPR’s Talk of the Nation. Dr. Agronin currently writes a regular blog for the Experts panel of The Wall Street Journal and lectures extensively around the country, including annual presentations at the U. S. Psychiatric Congress.