- 3:00 p.m.
the school year, the Institute for Retired Professionals (IRP) presents
lectures on timely topics for members, the New School community, and the
general public. This year commemorates 50 years at The New School.
Fridays @ One is supported by a generous gift from the Estelle Tolkin Memorial
Lachs is the director of geriatrics for the New York Presbyterian Health System
and the author of Treat Me, Not My Age: A Doctor’s
Guide to Getting the Best Health Care as You or a Loved One Gets Older.
Dr. Lachs takes us on a grand tour of adult medicine and explains how we can
navigate a complex and confusing system to obtain the best possible care and
quality of life in our later years.