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News - May 5, 2010

Dr. Bortz speaks at Kepler's

Dr. Walter Bortz of Portola Valley, a gerontologist and a clinical associate professor Stanford School of Medicine, will discuss his book, "The Roadmap to 100: The Breakthrough Science of Living a Long and Happy Life," at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 5, at Kepler's bookstore, 1010 El Camino Real in Menlo Park.

Dr. Bortz, the author of other books, including "Dare to Be 100," is past co-chairman of the American Medical Association's Task Force on Aging and the former president of the American Geriatric Society.

He has been a marathon runner for four decades, and ran his 40th marathon in April in Boston at the age of 80.

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