Links for Walter M. Bortz II, MD.
Speakers on Healthcare
Speakers on Healthcare is a leading booking agency for public speakers on healthcare topics and represents Dr. Bortz. Dr. Bortz is available to speak to business people, professional groups, students, educators, and organizations of all types on topics including nutrition & fitness, robust aging, diabetes, heart disease, obesity, and the coming revolution in medicine.
Fifty Plus Lifelong Fitness
Dr. Bortz is a co-founder of Fifty Plus Lifelong Fitness. The mission of Fifty Plus Lifelong Fitness is "to deliver quality health care to older persons, conduct research on aging and age-related diseases, provide educational programs on aging for health care professionals and the public, and to influence public policy on aging."
Donald W. Reynolds Institute on Aging
At the Donald W. Reynolds Institute on Aging, the focus is not "on adding years to life; rather, it's on adding life to years." Its mission is "to deliver quality health care to older persons, conduct research on aging and age-related diseases, provide educational programs on aging for health care professionals and the public, and to influence public policy on aging issues." William J. Evans, Ph.D. is its Director of Nutrition, Metabolism, and Exercise Laboratory, and is Professor of Geriatrics, Physiology, and Nutrition. He has worked with NASA, and was on the team that put John Glenn into space a second time, at age 77.
Linus Pauling Institute, at Oregon State University
Dr. Linus Pauling, one of the world's greatest scientists and humanitarians, was a good friend of Dr. Bortz. Dr. Pauling was the only person ever to receive two unshared Nobel Prizes — for Chemistry (1954) and for Peace (1962). Dr. Pauling passed away in 1994.
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