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Say Yes to Science with Dr. Carol Portlock

December 12, 2022 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Thanks to vaccines and other medical innovation, COVID-19 is now endemic.

On 1st and 3rd Mondays at 11am, clinical psychologist Frank Corigliano will continue to address your concerns about managing day-to-day during this trying time.

On 2nd and 4th Mondays at 5pm, retired oncologist Carol Portlock will discuss new and intriguing science in multiple areas, including some relevant to COVID.

Suggested readings:

Ethics of “an acceptable death rate”https://www.latimes.com/science/story/2022-04-01/covid-acceptable-deathshttps://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7255398/Another antibody for Alzheimer’s, is it more promising?https://www.nytimes.com/2022/11/29/health/lecanemab-alzheimers-drug.htmlPlant-based diet reduces colon cancer riskhttps://bmcmedicine.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12916-022-02623-7Novel genetic method of reducing mouse population…can it be adapted to rats?https://www.sciencenews.org/article/natural-gene-drive-invasive-rodents-extinction-island

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Date:
December 12, 2022
Time:
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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2 W 64th St
New York, NY 10023 United States
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Phone:
212-874-5210
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