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Aging Matters Radio Program

AGING MATTERS weekly radio program features individuals with expertise about a broad array of aging-related topics.

The show is broadcast both on Arlington Independent Media radio WERA-LP 96.7 FM and on podcasts. Produced in an interview format, guests educate and inform listeners about timely topics that impact the lives of older adults and their families.

The program's focus is to help older adults live healthier and more independent lives.


AGING MATTERS radio producer and host Cheryl Beversdorf interviews Arlington County Board Member Christian Dorsey

Listen to 2019 - 2023 episodes below

Health and Wellness

Nov 28, 2023

Sleep and Aging (CLASSIC) - Ericka Crouse, PharmD, Associate Professor (Virginia Commonwealth University School of Pharmacy)

Individual, Social and Community Activities

Nov 7, 2023

America's Servicewomen - Phyllis Wilson, President, and Marilla Cushman, Senior Advisor to the President (Military Women’s Memorial)

Health and Wellness

Oct 17, 2023

Vaccine Update - Georges Benjamin, MD, Executive Director (American Public Health Association)

Health and Wellness

Nov 21, 2023

Lung Cancer (CLASSIC) - Eric Anderson, MD, Director of Interventional Pulmonology (MedStar Georgetown University Hospital) and Associate Professor (Georgetown University)

Health and Wellness

Oct 31, 2023

Hoarding - Maria Spetalnik, Board Certified Professional Organizer and Founder/CEO (Conquer the Clutter)

Health and Wellness

Oct 10, 2023

Suicide Awareness/Prevention - Ali Walker, Project 2025 Chair, and Keith Tate, Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Accessibility Chair/Board Member (American Foundation for Suicide Prevention)

Services (Government)

Nov 14, 2023

Medicare Update - Michelle Thomas, Coordinator (Virginia Insurance Counseling & Assistance Program - VICAP)

Health and Wellness

Oct 24, 2023

Age-Related Hearing Loss - Brian Taylor, AuD, Audiologist and Senior Director of Audiology (Signia)

Services - Non-Government

Oct 3, 2023

Funeral Planning - Sara Williams, President (Funeral Consumers Alliance)

For older episodes, download our archives list:

Episodes are also available on all major podcast platforms
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