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UB This Summer Lecture Series

The Future is Upon Us: Your genome and your health

Presenter:
Norma Nowak, PhD, Professor,
Presenter Affiliation:
Biochemistry, Univ. at Buffalo
Location:
101 Davis
Campus:
North Campus
Date:
6/11/2014
Time:
4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Cost:
Free
Sponsor:
Office of the Provost, the Vice Provost for Strategic Initiatives and Research Advancement, and Vice President for Research and Economic Development
Contact:
Kimberly Burns at 645-5382 (kshort@buffalo.edu)
Web site:
http://www.ubthissummer.buffalo.edu/lectures/index.html
Sequencing of the first human genome and its ensuing revolution has profound consequences for all of us. Dr. Nowak will talk about genomic medicine – understanding and treating disease based on our genome by taking the right drug at the right dose to minimize adverse effects. It also can provide a strategy for healthy living.