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    Paola S. Timiras Memorial Award for Aging Research
     
     Award Recipient:     Dr. Elizabeth H. Blackburn, Ph.D     
     
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     Date:   Wednesday, February 13th 2013, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
     
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    Genetics & Plant Biology Building (GPB, Auditorium 100)
    University of California, Berkeley
     
     Web:    http://crea.berkeley.edu
     
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       The Center for Research and Education in Aging (CREA) will hold its first Paola S. Timiras Memorial Award for Aging Research. The event will be held on Wednesday, February 13th, 2013 from 4:00pm to 5:00pm. The event will start with an introduction by Dr. Greg Cole of UCLA, afterwards the awards ceremony will be held, where Dr. Blackburn will accept the first Paola S. Timiras Memorial Award for Aging Research. After the awards ceremony, Dr. Blackburn will give a lecture related to aging research. Dr. Blackburn won the 2009 Nobel Prize in Physiology/Medicine and was on the faculty of the University of California, Berkeley she is now a Professor at the University of California, San Francisco.
     


     Event:   Paola S. Timiras Memorial Lecture Series
     
     Title:   Can Science Slow Down The Aging Process
     
     Speakers:     Aubrey de Grey, Ph.D        Sonia Arrison
         Cambridge University                           Author & Technology analyst
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     Date:   Tuesday March 13th, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
     
     Location:  
     
       University of California, Berkeley,
    Lecture Hall 2050, VLSB (Valley Life Sciences Building)
     
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       The Center for Research and Education in Aging (CREA) will hold it's second Paola S. Timiras Memori Lecture. Aubrey de Grey, Ph.D and Sonia Arrison will discuss if science can slow down the aging process. The current state of aging research and how recent discoveries have shed light on the mechanisms that control the rate of aging will be discussed as well as the implications of this research on society. After the lecture the audience will be able to ask questions from the speakers.
     
     Admission:   $5.00 UC Berkeley Students, $10.00 General Admission

    THE LOCATION TO OF THE: VLSB (Valley Life Sciences Building) logo


     

     
    Event:   The First Paola S. Timiras Memorial Public Lecture
        
     Title:   Why do we grow old? The current state of aging research
        
    Speaker:  Dr. Greg M. Cole, Professor of Medicine and Neurology at UCLA
        
    Date:  7:00pm - 8:00pm, Monday, September 12th, 2011
        
    Location:   University of California, Berkeley,
    VLSB (Valley Life Sciences Building),
    Lecture Hall 2050
        
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         The Center for Research and Education in Aging (CREA) will hold the first Paola S. Timiras Memorial Lecture. Dr. Greg M. Cole will talk about the current state of aging research and how recent discoveries have shed light on the mechanisms that control the rate of aging. A number of these mechanisms have been tested in experiments and as a result have significantly extended the lives of various organisms. After the lecture the audience will be able to ask questions from the speaker.
        
    Note:  Refreshments and snacks will be served
        
    Admission:   Free to the Public, Staff and Students

    THE LOCATION TO OF THE: VLSB (Valley Life Sciences Building) logo
     
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