Home Care Assistance Announces 2014 Award Recipients
Home Care Assistance congratulates this year’s award recipients, Frank Longo MD, PhD, Chair of the Department of Neurology at Stanford Hospital, and Cynthia Kenyon, PhD, Senior Scientific Advisor at Google Calico
(Palo Alto, CA – November 3, 2014) – Home Care Assistance, North America’s premier provider of in-home care for seniors, is excited to announce the recipients of the company’s 2014 Achievement and Caregiver of the Year awards. Dr. Frank Longo, Chair of the Department of Neurology at Stanford Hospital & Clinics, was presented with the Achievement Award in Brain Science for his cutting-edge research and leadership in neurology, particularly his work around Alzheimer’s disease and dementia. Dr. Cynthia Kenyon, geneticist and Senior Scientific Advisor at Calico, Google’s anti-aging startup, was presented with the Achievement Award in Healthy Longevity for her pioneering work in the molecular biology of aging. In addition, the 2014 Caregiver of the Year Award went to Dean Phillips of Home Care Assistance in Indianapolis.
“This year’s award recipients exemplify our mission to change the way the world ages,” said Lily Sarafan, President of Home Care Assistance. “Drs. Longo and Kenyon bring new meaning to ‘groundbreaking’ with their respective contributions to health-span and lifespan; and Dean Phillips represents the high caliber, human-centered care that enables happy, healthy aging at home.”
ABOUT HOME CARE ASSISTANCE
Home Care Assistance is the leading provider of home care for seniors across the United States and Canada. Our mission is to change the way the world ages. We provide older adults with quality care that enables them to live happier, healthier lives at home. Our services are distinguished by the caliber of our caregivers, the responsiveness of our staff and our expertise in Live-In care. We embrace a positive, balanced approach to aging centered on the evolving needs of older adults. A 2014 Franchise500® and Inc. 5000 Company, Home Care Assistance has received numerous industry awards including Entrepreneur’s Fastest-Growing Franchises and Franchise Business Review’s Top 50. For more information about Home Care Assistance, our services and franchise opportunities, visit homecareassistance.com or franchise.homecareassistance.com.