Course Description

IN PERSON: Symposia returns with in-person presentations from people making a positive impact on contemporary life. Each week, a different speaker will introduce you to valuable new insights into an important subject that may not have caught your attention otherwise. The opportunity to pose questions to these experts is a key feature of Symposia. | Lecture + Q&A.

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Section Title
Symposia: Mind-Expanding Excursions and Diversions
Classroom - In Person
1:30PM to 3:00PM
Sep 13, 2022 to Nov 15, 2022
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
  • Durham
Delivery Options
Classroom - In Person  
Course Fees
Section Notes

Guest Speakers:
Sept 13. Herpes Zoster (Shingles) and Zoster Vaccines: Neutralizing a Painful Enemy. Kenneth Schmader, M.D.
Sept 20. Health Challenges of Youth - and How We Can Help. Richard Chung, M.D.
Sept 27. Exercise Is Medicine for Arthritis. Brian Andonian, M.D.
Oct 4. Launching a Guaranteed Income Pilot. Syretta Hill, executive director of StepUp Durham Oct 11. Getting the Maximum Value From Residential Solar Installations. Graham Alexander, a solar energy specialist at Southern Energy Management

Oct 11. Getting the Maximum Value From Residential Solar Installations. Graham Alexander.
Oct 18. Exploring Continuous Care Retirement Communities. Melissa McLeod, M.D..
Oct 25. The New American International Security Environment. Dennis Blair, Admiral, U.S. Navy (Retired)
Nov 1. Immune Checkpoint Manipulation in Cancer Treatment. Edwin Cox, M.D.
Nov 8. Loneliness and Social Isolation. Dan Blazer, M.D., Ph.D.
Nov 15. Exotic Phenomena in Astrophysics. Don Ellison, Ph.D.

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