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Karen Hanson, U of M Executive Vice President and Provost
Keynote: 1-2 p.m.
A Window Into Alzheimer's: Are The Eyes A Key To Early Detection And Prevention?
Swati More and Robert Vince, Center for Drug Design, Academic Health Center
Session 1: 2:15 – 3 p.m.
Ordinary Magic: Resilience in Development
Ann Masten, College of Education and Human Development
African Lions on the Brink
Craig Packer, College of Biological Sciences
Session 2: 3:15 – 4 p.m.
The Gene Therapy Revolution
Perry Hackett, College of Biological Sciences
The Adolescent Brain Cognitive Development (ABCD) Study
Monica Luciana, College of Liberal Arts
Session 3: 4:15 – 5 p.m.
The Geography of Food: Read the Label
Michael Boland, College of Food, Agricultural and Natural Resource Sciences
Exploring the Mysteries of the Sun: Explosions on our Closest Star
Lindsay Glesener, College of Science and Engineering
University Reception: 5 - 6 p.m.
Supported by the University of Minnesota Foundation