28 2014

What Popular Culture Can Teach Us About Caring for Older Adults


Jewish Senior Services 175 Jefferson Street
Fairfield, CT

Contact Kim Gintoli

Jewish Senior Services is proud to present the fourth annual Joel and Lois Coleman Lecture, "Seinfeld and Aging: What Popular Culture Can Teach Us About Caring for Older Adults." The program will be presented on Wednesday, May 28, 2014 at 7:30 pm at The Jewish Home, 175 Jefferson Street in Fairfield, CT. This engaging and informative lecture is open to the public and free of charge. Dr. Mark Lachs, a highly regarded physician, teacher, scholar, and researcher in the field of geriatrics and gerontology will be this year's guest speaker. A prominent speaker on the topics of the frail and disenfranchised elderly, elder abuse, medical ethics and health care financing, Dr. Lachs has been published in the New England Journal of Medicine and has authored Treat Me Not My Age, one of the best consumer health books of the year. He has appeared frequently on NBC's Today Show and NPR's Morning Edition. Dr. Lachs also writes for The Wall Street Journal and Huffington Post. RSVP to Kim Gintoli at 203-365-6463 or

Please note that all events offered by the Jewish Federation, Foundation, and JCC of Greater New Haven may include photography. Photos taken at events may be used in our social media, websites, and in print materials to support the objectives of our organizations and to promote future events.  We respect our patrons' privacy. If you do not wish to be photographed, please let us know at the event registration and welcome desk.


To submit changes or updates to an event, email

Subscribe to events