Apr 21

The Human Body and the Marvels of Modern Medicine | Stem Cell and Gene Therapies

Maia Larios

Are you curious about scientific breakthroughs in medicine and what is happening (or might one day happen) to your body? There are eleven systems in the human body, all working in concert to keep us healthy and alive. But what happens if something goes wrong? What tools has science developed to fix things? Dr. Maia Larios, Chair of the Department of Biology at the University of St. Thomas, has a talent for explaining complex scientific concepts to people - even if you haven’t ever studied science before. Her detailed presentations are filled with information you can easily process, and her unique teaching style will have you fascinated with science!

This class will be held onsite at WIH and simulcast via Zoom.

Thursday, Apr 21 | 10:00 AM | Stem Cell and Gene Therapies – These new treatments are available for a range of diseases. What are the latest, emerging applications for healing the body?

Last lecture of the semester with Dr. Larios:
May 19 | The Human Body and the Marvels of Modern Medicine | Organ Transplants and Autoimmune Disease



Class Tuition

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Price is per student. Class tuition is non-refundable.