In this presentation, Robert Martindale, MD, PhD discusses how to get ahead of chronic disease in an aging population. Dr. Martindale explores unique challenges associated with aging, including malnutrition, sarcopenia and anabolic resistance, cognitive decline, obesity and chronic inflammation, and gut/microbiome health. He takes a whole system approach to health y aging, sharing targeted therapies that are preventative and evidence-based, including dietary and supplemental interventions. Dr. Martindale is a Professor of Surgery and Chief of the Division of GI and General Surgery at the Oregon Health and Science University in Portland, OR.