In honor of its 40th Anniversary, ASPEC presents: Arts Day, Literature Day, Science Day, and Medical Day. All events are open to the public. Although there is no charge, registration is required so that we may arrange seating and provisioning. Click the links below to register.
Medical Topics to Help You Age Wisely (Medical Day)
Date: Saturday, April 22, 2023
Time(s): 8:30 a.m. – 4:15 p.m.
Description: Recent decades have notably resulted in exponential increases in microchip and thus computer capacity. This has spawned equally impressive gains in all sciences including medicine and biology, such as wearable devices and apps that allow individuals to monitor health parameters and become more involved in their care. Cancer, prevention, improved diagnostic tools and specific targeted therapies for cancer. DNA sequencing, gene editing and new RNA tools hold great promise. This RNA vaccine technology is being studied for HIV and certain cancers. As we age eye vision problems of various severity are ubiquitous. Here also we have new and improved surgery and drugs to help preserve quality eyesight indefinitely. Join our professional medical speakers to learn more; bring your questions.
Additional Information: Light lunch and wine and cheese reception included.