A fascinating discussion about genomics and wind-sailing on a frozen lake in Minnesota between Jon and Dr. Brian Chen. Brian is an epidemiologist who studied the biological underpinnings of aging and age-related diseases. Dr. Chen was first author of the study on DNA methylation and mortality prediction building on the work of UCLA professor Dr. Steven Horvath that was published in the journal Aging in September 2016. Brian was just named VP of Research and analytics at GWG Life and is working to apply epigentic technology to transform the life insurance industry.
On this podcast we talk about innovations in life. That is, we talk about innovating the life insurance industry through technology for sure – that’s Insurtech. We also talk about business innovation in general, and innovations in living – that’s the business of you. Whatever you are doing, wherever you are in life, innovation is the key – to moving forward, and staying ahead in life and business. So we also explore the personal and professional bits that make you tick and continue innovating throughout life to become the best version you.