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Theme: Health and Education

Orinda, CA, United States
April 23rd, 2014

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About this event

We will be discussing topics on the effects of the human diet in our evolution, mental health and the suburbanization of poverty, and the future of education.

Confirmed Speakers

  • Professor Steve Johnson
    Anthropology Professor and the Director of the Diablo Valley College Institute for Practical Evolutionary Anthropology -- Talk: Discuss key discoveries in paleo-forensics, paleo-genomics, as well as traditional archaeology and paleontology and the implications for human life and health in the 21st century.
  • Kristin Nelson
    Director of Leadership Giving and Events for the Committee on the Shelterless -- Talk: The suburbanization of poverty and homelessness and how communities can address these issues to remain healthy
  • Patrick Purcell
    Director, Strategic Initiatives for a global digital content provider. Masters in Education from the Harvard School of Education -- Talk: The future of education – Is technology the answer?

Venue and Details

Orinda Library Auditorium
22 Orinda Way
Orinda, CA, 94563
United States

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Adam Strong
Orinda, CA, United States

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