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Bestselling author and world explorer to speak at SPH gala

Internationally known explorer Dan Buettner will keynote the second annual Alumni and Friends Scholarship Gala on May 16. The gala celebrates SPH alumni and raises scholarship funds for SPH students.

Buettner is the bestselling author of The Blue Zones: Lessons for Living Longer from People Who’ve Lived the Longest. The book details Buettner’s five-year exploration to the places in the world where people live the longest, healthiest lives. He has appeared as a longevity expert on Oprah, CNN, and ABC’s Good Morning America. Buettner also has ties to the SPH through his collaboration with faculty members on research about healthy living.

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