2007 Aspen Health Forum: State of the Art Medical Science
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The critical research you may not have heard of but need to know. The programs that follow were presented at the Aspen Health Forum, October 3-6, 2007. The forum explored the most challenging issues and exciting developments in medical science — and how they may affect our individual health and that of our families and communities. For more information on the forum, visit www.aspeninstitute.org/ahf.
||CleanGenomes||Bruce Stillman, President and Chief Executive Officer, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory; Nathan Wolfe, Professor of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of California Los Angeles. Moderated by Sharon Begley, Science Columnist, Newsweek.||4 10 2007||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Ticking Cellular Clock||Bruce Stillman, President and Chief Executive Officer, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory; Jonathan Weissman, Professor of Cellular and Molecular Pharmacology and of Biochemistry and Biophysics, University of California, San Francisco. Moderated by Franklyn Prendergast, Professor of Pharmacology and Former Director, Mayo Clinic Cancer Center.||4 10 2007||Free||View in iTunes|
|3||CleanVideoCracking the Code: Life and Wellness in the Genomic Age||J. Michael Bishop, Chancellor, University of California, San Francisco Stanely Cohen, Kwoh-Ting Li Professor in the School of Medicine, Stanford University; Kathy Hudson, Founder and Director, The Genetics and Public Policy Center, Johns Hopkins University; Robert Tijan, Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of California, Berkeley; Irv Weissman, Director, Institute of Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine, Stanford University. Moderated by Susan Dentzer, Health Coorespondent, The NewsHour with Jim Lehrer. Introduced by Michelle McMurry, Director of the Health, Biomedical Science and Society Policy Program, and the Aspen Health Forum, The Aspen Institute.||4 10 2007||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPutting Your Genes to the Test||David Agus, Research Director, Louis Warschaw Prostate Cancer Center, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center; Stuart Hogarth, Research Associate, Department of Public Health and Primary Care, Cambridge University; Kathy Hudson, Founder and Director, The Genetics and Public Policy Center, Johns Hopkins University; Greg Simon, President, FasterCures. Moderated by Sharon Begley, Science Columnist, Newsweek.||4 10 2007||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Last Frontier: The Mind||Regis Kelly, Director, California Institute for Quantitative Biomedical Research (QB3); Cynthia Kenyon, Professor of Neuroscience, University of California San Francisco; Daniel Weinberger, Senior Investigator, The National Institute of Mental Health. Moderated by Eve Nichols, Vice President for Science, The Fidelity Foundation.||3 10 2007||Free||View in iTunes|
|6||CleanVideoThe Promise of Stem Cells||Anthony Atala, Director, Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine; Tannishtha Reya, Assistant Professor of Pharmacology and Cancer Biology, Duke University School of Medicine; David Scadden, Gerald and Darlene Jordan Professor of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital; Irv Weissman, Director, Institute of Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine, Stanford University. Moderated by Clifton Leaf, Journalist and Former Executive Editor, Fortune.||3 10 2007||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBeyond the X-Ray: 21st Century Imaging||Robert Honigberg, Chief Medical Officer, GE Healthcare; Richard Robb, Director, Biomedical Imaging Resource, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine; Brian Thiele, Professor of Surgery, University of Queensland, Australia. Moderated by Franklyn Prendergast, Professor of Pharmacology and Former Director, Mayo Clinic Cancer Center. Introduced by Elizabeth Baker Keffer.||3 10 2007||Free||View in iTunes|
|8||CleanVideoTailor-Made Medicine||Steven Gutman, Director, Office of In Vitro Diagnostic Device Evaluation and Patient Safety, U.S. Food and Drug Administration; James Madara, Chief Executive Officer, University of Chicago Medical Center; Gilbert Omenn, Professor of Medicine, Genetics, Public Health and Computational Biology, University of Michigan Medical School; Wayne Rosenkrans, Scientific and Medical Strategy Director for External Medical Relations, AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals. Moderated by Greg Simon, President, FasterCures.||3 10 2007||Free||View in iTunes|