Monnat discusses legislation to increase life expectancy in Newsweek

Shannon MonnatShannon Monnat, associate professor of sociology and Lerner Chair for Public Health Promotion, was interviewed for the Newsweek article "Exclusive: The National Strategy to Increase Life Expectancy Bill Introduced to Congress Today." "Recent startling declines in life expectancy among certain demographic groups and in certain geographic areas of the U.S. suggest an urgent need to examine the causes and potential long-term consequences of these trends for U.S. well-being and viability,” says Monnat. 10/05/18