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About the course

Explore the cutting-edge of longevity science with a comprehensive overview of the biological, medical, and technological advancements shaping the future of human lifespan. From the foundational theories of aging to the latest innovations in longevity medicine, each lesson is crafted to enhance your understanding of how aging works and what can be done to mitigate its effects.

  • In-depth Modules: Dive into specific aspects of aging, including the biology of aging, the longevity market, conventional and innovative longevity medicine, and futuristic approaches like stem cell therapies and biohacking.
  • Expert Insights: Relying on a wealth of resources including recent studies, expert conferences, and seminal books, the course content is both current and informative.
  • Practical Application: Learn not only the theory but also the implications of longevity science in practical scenarios, with discussions on the ethical, economic, and personal impacts.
  • Certification: Complete the course and receive a Certificate of Participation from the Fintech for Longevity Academy, a credential that can be showcased on your LinkedIn profile.

Who is this Course for

Understanding the Buzz! This course is designed for anyone curious about the hot topic of longevity, presented in a straightforward manner without the need for prior knowledge. Whether you're a complete newcomer or just looking to deepen your understanding, join us as we explore the fundamentals of longevity in simple terms that everyone can grasp.

Let's demystify the buzz surrounding longevity!

Skills Covered in this Course

#longevity #biology #senescence #biohacking #epigenetics #stemcells 

Structure of the Course

Online, more than 40 units of content, learn at your own pace



1. What to expect from the course 

2. How do we define longevity 

3. Could we live forever 

4. Lifespan trends 

5. Is aging a disease 

6. The scientific method

7. Course program and objectives 

Lesson 1: Understanding the Biology of Aging

1. Theories of Aging

2. The hallmarks of aging and genomics

3. The aging-mortality relationship

4.  From micro to macro

Lesson 2 : The Longevity Market, Money and Research

1. The anti-aging and longevity industries

2. Examples: Altos Health

3. We need more research

4. Examples -

Lesson 3: The conventional approach to Longevity

1. The evidence based research

2. Cardiovascular disease

3. Cancer

4. Type II Diabetes

5. Neurodegenerative diseases

6. Life style

Lesson 4 : Longevity Medicine and Best Practices

1. Current Longevity Medicine

2. Rapamycin

3. Metformin

4. Resveratrol

5. Caloric restriction

6. Amino Acid restriction

7. Hormonal optimization

Lesson 5: Longevity - The Long Term

1. Stem cell therapies

2. Biohacking

3. Measuring cellular aging

4. How may the future look like


Key takeaways & further reading

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Liran Lavi
Co-Instructor and Research Analyst, European Market

Liran Lavi is a 6th-year medical student at Federico II university in Naples and holds a B.Sc. in biology and psychology from Tel-Aviv university. In the past decade, using his knowledge of statistics and social psychology, he has helped research and analyze data about the elderly population in areas of health, wealth, and well-being. Liran is creating new education programs on aging-focused technologies, and the intersection between finance and longevity in the European market.

What Others Have to Say About Our Courses

Douglas Dubitsky
Retirement Income Export
GoalBased Investors

“The instructors explained the content very clearly. The most important takeaway for me from the course was the universality of the longevity challenges and opportunities. In addition, the reality of the aging population demographics vs. the perception of what financial institutions are promoting.”

Nil Meral

“Overall, I rate the course “Excellent”. Thanks a lot for all the great sessions.”

Barbara Rey Actis
Entrepreneur and author
Longevity Initiatives

“I would like to congratulate you on the organization of the course. The content, the material, the duration, all the concepts, and the explanations were great. I love the Slack tool for creating community also. I am very, very happy with all the knowledge I acquired after taking this course. Thank you.”