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Service Animal Accommodation
Ongoing

Formal Research Seminars

POSTPONED through June.
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2020 Design for Aging

POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

Bay Area Worm Meeting 2020

POSTPONED. Please check back for rescheduled date.

Brain Camp

Designed for students ages 10–12 years old

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Take a break from your #COVID19 reading to read about what @UABBiology professor Dr. Steven Austad is learning about #aging from animals. We promise it covers everything from opossums in South America to lion taming! https://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2020/04/06/828350701/possums-hydras-and-humming-birds-what-were-learning-about-aging-from-animals

It was so great to see each other's faces during our virtual Town Hall yesterday while we shelter-in-place.

We are continuing to add to our #covid19 page with institute updates, news, and resources to help keep yourself and loved ones healthy. https://www.buckinstitute.org/covid-19/

Hear about why #COVID19 might be disproportionately impacting older adults and learn more about how the Buck can use our expertise in aging to fight against it https://www.nbcbayarea.com/news/local/north-bay/scientists-in-novato-search-for-covid-19-cure/2264570/

CEO @EricVerdin outlines the Buck's role in an international effort, led by Buck adjunct professor Nevan Krogan, to develop drugs against #COVID19. We will bring expertise in aging and metabolism to the project. https://www.marinij.com/2020/03/29/marins-buck-institute-working-to-develop-coronavirus-drugs/