Workforce & Economics

Maximizing our human capital

May 3, 2016
By Linda Fried

Hear Linda Fried share her ideas on how we can change our thinking to bring expectations and workplaces into line with 21st century realities.

Author: Linda Fried

About the author

Linda Fried
Dean of the Mailman School of Public Health and DeLamar Professor of Public Health, Columbia University Medical Center

Dr. Linda P. Fried is a leader in the fields of epidemiology and geriatrics who has dedicated her career to the science of healthy aging and creating the basis for a transition to a world where greater longevity benefits people of all ages. An internationally renowned scientist, she has done seminal work in defining frailty as a medical condition, illuminating its causes and the potential for prevention as keys to optimizing health for older adults.