5/7: Boston health events this week

Thanks to Boston Science and Engineering Lectures for listings. We  urge you to double-check the “Details” links for changes and cancellations and to note the asterisks regarding limited access to some events.


4898606253_4e2af86630_m2p.  “Recent Insights into the Protein Biology of Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s Diseases.”  Dennis J. Selkoe.   Brigham & Women’s:  Building for Transformative Medicine, 3rd Floor Conference Space, 60 Fenwood Road.   Details.*

3:30 “Digital Transformation in Healthcare & Telehealth for One Sixth of Humanity: The Apollo Story.”   K. Ganapathy and Sushant Tripathy.   MIT:  66-144.   Details, Abstract.   This event will be streamed.mclean-jpg

4:30 – 6:30p.  “Sleep: What You Need and How to Get It.”   A panel discussion.   MIT:  E51, Wong Auditorium.   Details.


12:30p.  “Supplements and Health: Sorting the Facts.”   A panel discussion.   HSPH:   The Leadership Studio.   Details, Abstract, Registration.   This event will be streamed. RSVP to attend


7 – 1p.  “Massachusetts Prostate Cancer Symposium.”   Boston Marriott Copley Place.  Details, Registration.

*Admission to buildings in Harvard’s medical area often requires ID issued by a “Harvard Medical School Affiliate”.  Persons interested in events in the medical area that are not explicitly public,  do not invite registration, might want to email the person cited in the details page.\


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