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 2021, 2020 and 2019 episodes below

New Episode

Health and Wellness

Jul 27, 2021

Urologic problems - Rachael Sussman, MD Urologist, MedStar Georgetown University

New Episode

Health and Wellness

Jul 6, 2021

Sexuality and aging - Andrea Singer MD, FACP, CCD, Director, Women's Primary Care, and Ryan Hankins MD, Assistant Professor of Urology, MedStar Georgetown University Hospital

Housing and Personal Safety

Jun 15, 2021

Home repairs/modifications/upgrades - Patti Klein, Executive Director, Rebuilding Together

New Episode


Jul 20, 2021

Volunteer opportunities - Lisa Fikes, Executive Director, Volunteer Arlington

Services - Government

Jun 29, 2021

Arlington County VA 55+ programs - Jennifer Collins, 55+ Program Manager, Arlington County Department of Parks and Recreation

Health and Wellness

Jun 8, 2021

Hearing - Patrick Maiberger, MD, FACS, otolaryngologist, ENT Medical Group of Washington

New Episode

Services - Non-Government

Jul 13, 2021

Elder mediation and conflict coaching - Jeannette Twomey, JD, Elder Mediator, Mediate Virginia. LLC

Services - Non-Government

Jun 22, 2021

'Village' movement and aging in place - Mary Jo Deering, President, Washington Area Village Exchange

Health and Wellness

Jun 1, 2021

Melanoma - Michael Atkins, MD, Deputy Director, Georgetown-Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University, and Ami Aronson, MPH, melanoma survivor and Executive Director, Bernstein Family Foundation

For older episodes, download our archives list:

Episodes are also available on all major podcast platforms