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An Audio Archive of Ron's Broadcast Interviews



Listen to Ron's Interview with Louis Thedore - Coming Next Monday -  The Remarkable (and Still Evolving) Career of Professor Lou Theodore Episode description:  Louis Theodore may be a retired ...READ MORE...

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Listen to Ron's Interview with Louis ThedoreThe Remarkable (and Still Evolving) Career of Professor Lou Theodore Episode description: Louis Theodore may be a retired professor, but he is anything but the ...READ MORE...

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Listen to Ron's Interview with Robyn Berger-Gaston and Wendy Weiss How Seniors Can Overcome “Techfusion” and Learn New Tech Skills Episode description:  Like it or not, the pandemic has pushed ...READ MORE...

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Listen to Ron's Interview with Deanne O'Rear-CameronThe Key to Successful Aging? Mindset is EverythingEpisode description:  As with many challenges in life, having the right mindset is the key to success. ...READ MORE...

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Listen to Ron's Interview with Dr. Andrea Gould-MarksFinding the Right Assisted Living Community for your Loved OnesEpisode description:  As your parents get older, there may come a time when it’s ...READ MORE...

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Listen to Ron's Interview with Hudson CooperHudson Cooper: An Actor’s Profile in Career CourageEpisode description:  When Hudson Cooper entered college, he majored in biology, intending to prepare for a career ...READ MORE...

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Listen to Ron's Interview with Lisa Strahs-LorencHow Do You Take the Career Road Less Traveled?Episode description:There has long been a gap in the U.S. economy between the needs of employers ...READ MORE...

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Listen to Ron's Interview with Ronald W. Rogé The Longevity Challenge: How Not to Outlive Yo​ur Retirement Funds Episode description: As we live longer and healthier lives, this question has ...READ MORE...

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Listen to Ron's Encore Interview with Lance Cheney: How a Small, Family-Owned Brush Company Took on China Episode description:Over the last 40 years, China has increasingly wreaked havoc on U.S. manufacturers, ...READ MORE...

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Listen to Ron's Interview with Judy CornishWhat’s the Latest Research in the Global Fight against Alzheimer’s?Episode Description:As we close out the month of June—Alzheimer’s and Brain Awareness Month—today’s episode features ...READ MORE...

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Listen to Ron's Interview with Elizabeth Smith-Boivin What’s the Latest Research in the Global Fight against Alzheimer’s? Episode Description: June is Alzheimer’s and Brain Awareness Month, and today’s episode features ...READ MORE...

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Listen to Ron's Interview with Keri LipperiniPaving the Path to Good Health, Nutrition and Wellness as We AgeEpisode Description:When you talk to health experts about the factors that promote human ...READ MORE...

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Listen to Ron's Interview with Carol Marak Solo Aging Advocate and Coach Episode Description: When we plan for our later years, most of us consider factors like health, housing, financial ...READ MORE...

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Listen to Ron's Interview with Dr. Andrea Gould-Marks Encore Episode: You Gotta Have Friends — All the Way Through Life We celebrate friendship as one of the true joys—and necessities—of ...READ MORE...

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Listen to Ron's Interview with Evelyn KandelThe Evolution of a Poet Laureate Who Started Out a U.S. MarineEpisode description:It’s not often that someone can recite the verses of Walt Whitman, ...READ MORE...

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Listen to Ron's Interview with Annamaria Alfieri (Patricia King) The Art of “Reinvention,” Part 2: On Becoming a Mystery Writer Episode description: In Part 1 of  Ron Roel’s conversation with ...READ MORE...

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Listen to Ron's Interview with Dr. Andrea Gould-Marks Want to Age in Place But You’re Not Sure How? NAIPC Can Help Episode description: There’s no place like home—especially as folks ...READ MORE...

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Listen to Ron's Interview with Brian Andrew Tully and Iris WaichlerEldercare 2021: A Holistic Approach to Caring for Your ParentsEpisode description: many adults have to take care of their own ...READ MORE...

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Listen to Ron's Interview with Jack KupfermanThe Life & Times of a Tireless Champion for the AgingEpisode description: As a young boy, Jack Kupferman was always surrounded by older adults—his ...READ MORE...

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Listen to Ron's Interview with Eunice Lin Nichols Bridging Generations to Solve Society’s Greatest Challenges Episode description: For the first time in U.S. history, people over 60 outnumber people under ...READ MORE...

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Listen to Ron's Interview with Ed Schwartz Lifelong Learning Takes on Another Life  Episode description: As people head toward their traditional retirement years, they often feel conflicting emotions: Part relief ...READ MORE...

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Listen to Ron's Interview with Linda Fostek When the Next Crisis Hits the Fan, Will You Be Ready?  Episode description: We’re not a country that likes to plan much—more often, ...READ MORE...

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Listen to Ron's Interview with Robin Marks When Should Your Loved Ones Choose Another Home? Episode description: Moving is never easy—at any age. Most people want to remain in the ...READ MORE...

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Listen to Ron's Interview with Lance CheneyHow a Small, Family-Owned Brush Company Took on China Episode description:Over the last 40 years, China has increasingly wreaked havoc on U.S. manufacturers, undercutting ...READ MORE...

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Coming Next Monday The End-of-Life Journey: Transforming Sorrow into Celebration Episode Description: Helping a loved one prepare for the end of life is uncharted territory for many families. But this ...READ MORE...

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Listen to Ron's Interview with Donna Butts Generations United: The Power of Young and Old, Together Episode Description: We often hear the mantra, “Stronger Together,” but no one understands the ...READ MORE...

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Listen to Ron's Interview with Patricia KingThe Art of “Reinvention”—Across a 60-Year CareerEpisode Description: Many people talk about “reinventing” themselves over the course of their career, but few do it ...READ MORE...

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Listen to Ron's Interview with Carol Waldman The Essential Guide to Thriving—Not Just Surviving—As We Age Episode Description: Getting old may not be for sissies, as Bette Davis once said, ...READ MORE...

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Listen to Ron's Interview with Dr. Andrea Gould-MarksMark Miller’s special offer for 45 Forward listeners:  Retirement Revised: What You Need to Know about Social InsuranceAdvances in health care and medicine ...READ MORE...

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Listen to Ron's Interview with Lesa Kingsbury and Ken Taub Yoga and Meditation: Exploring Two Ancient Practices —Together While the practices of yoga and meditation have been around for thousands ...READ MORE...

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Listen to Ron's Interview with Ronald Fatoullah Getting Your Legal Affairs in Order -- Before You Face a Crisis If living through the pandemic has taught us anything, it’s that ...READ MORE...

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Listen to Ron's Interview with Dr. Andrea Gould-MarksYou Gotta Have Friends — All the Way Through LifeWe celebrate friendship as one of the true joys—and necessities—of life, from our childhood ...READ MORE...

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Listen to Ron's Interview with Scott Passeser“The Art of ‘Stealth’ Job-hunting in Your Mid-Life  Years”As the economy continues to struggle under the weight of the raging coronavirus, host Ron Roel ...READ MORE...

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Listen to Ron's Interview with Kathleen Otte“Freedom of Choice: New Paths to Aging Well in our Communities”Featured Guest: Kathleen OtteContact: Kathleen.otte@acl.hhs.govKathleen Otte is the Senior Regional Administrator for the U.S. ...READ MORE...

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