Dr. Alexis Abramson

Bio

ALEXIS ABRAMSON, Ph.D. is cited as America’s leading, impassioned champion for those over 50. “Doctor Alexis” is an inspiring speaker, corporate consultant, successful author and award-winning entrepreneur and journalist. Her commitment to baby boomers, mature adults and caregivers has been featured in many national publications including TIME, Forbes, WSJ, Entrepreneur and People magazines.

Abramson is an Emmy and Gracie award-winning journalist who has, in addition to many other media outlets, appeared frequently as the on-air expert Gerontologist for NBC’s Today show, Weekend Today and the CBS Early Show. She is also highly sought after as a keynote speaker at conferences, bringing awareness of baby boomer and mature adult issues to corporations, consumers, government agencies and nonprofit groups. As a consultant to industry, she is called upon to help make products and services boomer/mature-friendly, and employees more sensitive to the needs of the 50 plus consumer.  “Doctor Alexis” has worked closely with organizations such as AARP, Duracell, the Arthritis Foundation, Delta Airlines, Subway, Harris Private Bank, sanofi-aventis, Humana, the American Automobile Association (AAA) and Century 21, among many others. 

Abramson is the author of four highly acclaimed books -- The Caregivers Survival Handbook, a guide to help caregivers balance the responsibilities of caring for others and for themselves, Home Safety for Seniors, a room-by-room reference and idea-book for making independent senior and home-bound living easier, The 55+ Fact Book, a collection of must know facts, stats and interesting information about the 55+ demographic and The Caregiver Resource Guide, a comprehensive collection of resources and documents necessary for individuals caring for aging friends or family members.

Her life-affirming dedication to baby boomers, caregivers and mature adults has garnered Abramson the Working Woman Magazine General Entrepreneurial Excellence Award, Atlanta Small Business Person of the Year Award, American Society of Aging Outstanding Small Business Award and many others.  Abramson holds both a master’s and a doctorate in Gerontology, which she received from the University of Southern California.

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  • Atlanta, GA

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