How Does an Engineer Approach Problems of Health and Medicine?

Vikram Yadav will speak about his learnings about the human brain and his lab’s attempts to reverse engineer the organ to study neurodegeneration and discover new therapeutics.
  • The Green College Leading Scholars' Series features two speakers at each event. For more information on the other talk being given, please click here.
     
    Vikram Yadav, Chemical and Biological Engineering, UBC
    Coach House, Green College, UBC

    Tuesday, March 1, 5-6:30 pm, reception to follow
    in the series
    Green College Leading Scholars' Series
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  • Vikram Yadav will speak about his learnings about the human brain and his lab’s attempts to reverse engineer the organ to study neurodegeneration and discover new therapeutics. The talk will end with a discussion regarding the limits of these technologies. In particular, where should society and scientists draw the line?
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When
March 1st, 2016 5:00 PM   through   6:30 PM
Location
Piano Lounge
6201 Cecil Green Park Road
Green College, UBC
Vancouver, BC V6T1Z1
Canada
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Phone: 604-822-8660
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