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SF State - Personalized Medicine 12.0

Thursday, May 30, 2019, 8:00 AM

Perhaps the ultimate goal of medical intervention and prevention in the developed world is the extension of healthy lifespan, minimizing the maladies of aging and limiting the time during which we are incapacitated at the end of life. Scientists studying the seemingly inevitable phenomenon of aging have shown that environmental, lifestyle and genetic factors are all involved in this complex process. In this year’s conference, Personalized Medicine 12.0: Aging & Healthspan, we probe the fundamental science of aging, the expanding arsenal of therapies to help combat the ravages of age, the costs and benefits of an extended healthy lifespan, and the ethical issues involved in concierge healthcare and life extension treatments for the wealthy, while not effectively addressing the disparity among the less fortunate multitudes. Join us for a day of extraordinary presentations, thought-provoking discussion, and  memorable networking in the heart of Biotech Bay. TOPICS TO INCLUDE: Aging | Clinical Trials | Communication | Conference Coverage | Diagnosis | Disease Management | Drug Safety | General Prevention | Improve Health Outcomes | Treatment | Treatment Strategy | Personalized Medicine Confirmed Speakers Steven P. Braithwaite Alkahest, Inc. Judith Campisi, Ph.D.  Buck Institute for Research on Aging & Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory Xi Cen, Ph.D. University of Rochester Anoshua Chaudhuri, Ph.D. San Francisco State University Vera Gorbunova, Ph.D.  University of Rochester Matt Kaeberlein, Ph.D. University of Washington James L. Kirkland, M.D., Ph.D. Mayo Clinic Barbara Koenig, Ph.D. University of California San Francisco Evaleen Jones, M.D., R.D. Stanford University George M. Martin, M.D. University of Washington Matthew “Oki” O’Connor, Ph.D. SENS Research Foundation In partnership with San Francisco State University’s Department of Biology, SF State Alumni and the City of South San Francisco, the conference will showcase world-class science and the latest and greatest in personalized, genomic and precision medicine. This annual event is a networking opportunity for students and accomplished professionals alike.

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South San Francisco, CA 94080

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