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Exciting Summit on Aging Research and Technology at UC Berkeley
Published on: 9/17/2018
Exciting Summit on Aging Research and Technology at UC Berkeley:

North Oakland Village was There!

North Oakland Village had a table at this Summit, handed out brochures, took signups for volunteers/newsletter/membership and learned about the frontier of research and tech aimed at lively aging.

Here is a summary of the conference from the Osher Lifelong Learning Center September newsletter:

The Aging Research and Technology Innovation Summit on August 17 drew over 300 people from six UC campuses — and from as far away as Germany and Denmark — for a day of speakers, awards, poster sessions, and valuable networking focused on cutting-edge aging research and technologies. The summit highlighted the educational and research mission of the University of California and its diverse and significant impact on improving the well-being of older adults.

Summit presentations gave an overview of recent work in fields as diverse

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