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Oregon
Meet 10 Top Scientists: Behind the Scenes Access To New Research On Extending Go
Program No. 19381RJ
Length
6 days
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6 days
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At a Glance

Meet the minds of the Oregon Health and Science University and learn how their work is breaking new ground in the field of medicine. At a state-of-the-art primate center, scientists explain the role of primates in advancing medical research. With hands-on simulations and lectures, delve into the bioethical concerns of medical discovery, and learn the key issues of stem-cell research.
Small Group
Small Group
Love to learn and explore in a small-group setting? These adventures offer small, personal experiences with groups of 10 to 24 participants.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • Meet a former Humanitarian of the Year and hear about his transformation from medical student to celebrated discoverer.
  • Learn about recent medical trends as you meet experts on diverse topics such as stem cells and oncofertility.
  • Find out how to protect yourself from medical quackery, and consider strategies to help the aging remain independent.

General Notes

All program lecturers are Principal Investigators or staff scientists at OHSU's Primate Research Center. Due to the heavy and changing schedules of these experts, individual topics and lectures cannot be guaranteed. The daily schedule gives examples of past lectures that may or may not be repeated on this program.
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