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A New Platform for Discovery of Novel HIV Host-Pathogen Interactions

Joe Hiatt, MSTP V, University of California, San Francisco Lab of Alex Marson MD, PhD Joe Hiatt explains the basic background, lifecycle, and risk levels for HIV. This worldwide epidemic starting in…

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Another PATH We Walk: The Foster Youth/Unaccompanied Homeless Youth Experience

Marina Fox Program Coordinator Foster Youth Program Angelica Lopez Moderator, MSW Intern & Peer Coach PATH Scholar Panel Aaron Alston-Roth Diana Garcia Jessica Gonzales Sarah Simpson …

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Aging is the New Normal

Dr. Celeste Jones Dr. Seema Sehrawat Faculty, School of Social Work CSU, Chico Demographics are changing dramatically, in the U.S. and globally, as Baby Boomers (people born from approximately…

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The Fountain of Youth: Can calories and dietary fat change the rate of aging?

Dr. Jon Ramsey Faculty, Department of Molecular Biosciences, School of Veterinary Medicine, UC Davis Dr. Ramsey has been exploring mechanisms that contribute to aging. In this presentation, he…

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Finding Balance in a .dotcom Society

Robert Morton, Residence Community Coordinator, CSU, Chico In this presentation, subtitled “Managing Your Social Media Identity,” Robert Morton takes a look at the phenomenon known as…

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Boomers, Gen X-ers, Millennials: Why Can't We All Just Get Along? Part 2

Dr. Patty Hunter LCSW, CSU, Chico School of Social Work Dr. Patty Hunter explores the differences among the current generations and what causes conflicts among them. She notes that for the first…

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Boomers, Gen X-ers, Millennials: Why Can't We All Just Get Along? Part 1

Dr. Patty Hunter LCSW, CSU, Chico School of Social Work Dr. Patty Hunter explores the differences among the current generations and what causes conflicts among them. She notes that for the first…

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Dispelling Myths for Older Adults/Boomers around the Affordable Care Act Part 2

Stan Salinas Faculty, CSU, Chico Department of Health and Community Services Professor Salinas has been studying health care reform to the extent that he has read the entire 900-page Affordable…

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Diet-Genome Interactions: An Example of Multi-Scale Biology and Cross-Kingdom Regulation

Dr. Raymond L. Rodriguez Professor, UC, Davis The focus of Dr. Rodriguez’ presentation is the interaction between human genes and our dietary environment. He asserts that this interaction is…

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Traditions, Rituals, and Beliefs Through the Lens of Aging

Dr. Seema Sehrawat Andrea Rioux Art Sanchez Loretta Steinke Gunhye Kim Rebecca Vang A panel of presenters explores the roles of traditions, rituals, and beliefs in caring for severely ill and…

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Medicare Preventive Services

Tatiana Fassieux Program Manager of the Health Insurance Counselling and Advocacy Program Baran Onder, M.D. Argyll Medical Group, Chico, California Ms. Fassieux and Dr. Onder explain the…

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Health at Every Size & Mindful Eating at Any Age

Michelle Neyman Morris Ph.D, R.d., Department of Nutrition and Food Science, CSU, Chico Dr. Morris questions some of the negative assumptions regarding the effects of obesity, which she calls…

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Interdisciplinary Center on Aging

Dr. Seema Sehrawat Center Director & Faculty, CSU, Chico School of Social Work This presentation is one of a series of forums sponsored by the CSU, Chico Interdisciplinary Center on Aging. Dr.…

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Aging in Place Part 2: Dwelling Unit Accessibility

Nancy Springer Butte County Building Division Manager Curtis Johnson Butte County Building Inspector Supervisor The speakers outline building and accessibility options for seniors that they…

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Blast from the Past: The Paleo Solution

Robb Wolf CSU, Chico graduate & author, “The Paleo Solution” Robb Wolf graduated from CSU, Chico with a BS degree in Biochemistry. He went on to write a New York Times bestselling…

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Catholic to the Bone: The Bioarchaeological Imprint of Marian Devotion

Dr. Frank Bayham Faculty, Anthropology Department, CSU, Chico How do two skeletons discovered during excavation for a medical center reveal the spiritual devotion of nuns who lived over a century…

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