gerontologist gerontologist  /ˌdʒɛ rən ˈtɑ lə dʒɪst/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a specialist in gerontology

Usage(s):

  1. Cambridge University gerontologist Aubrey de Grey is toiling away at just such research in his laboratory.
  2. I am also a gerontologist, and I've found that people who live long lives have certain traits in common.
  3. Years ago, gerontologist Ken Dychtwald found an eerie letter in his mailbox.

News

  1. Health Happenings…

    Metta World Peace talks mental health at USC conference; Fountainview sponsors gerontologist Edward Schneider's presentation on healthy aging.
    on June 26, 2013     Source: Beverly Hills Courier

  2. Gerontologist Available to Discuss Impact of SCOTUS Prop 8 and DOMA Decisions on Older LGBT Couples

    Dr. Nancy Orel, gerontologist at Bowling Green State University, is available to discuss the impact of the Supreme Court decisions on Proposition 8 and the Defense of Marriage Act on older LGBT couples.
    on June 24, 2013     Source: Newswise

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