SAM 2014 (Sex, Aging and Memory) (SAM)

Organization: Baycrest Health Sciences

Venue: allstream centre (cne grounds) s

Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Event Date/Time: Feb 06, 2014 / 1:00 pm - (EST)
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Description

SAM 2014 is an illuminating and interactive one-day event focusing on how Sex, Aging and Memory affect your brain. The “TED Talks of the Brain” will feature experts, celebrated thinkers and the rock stars of neuroscience. This engaging series of talks will change the way you think about diet, health, work and life. Discover how to boost your brain power, reach your peak performance and live smarter.

Featuring a keynote address by Dr. Sanjay Gupta (Neurosurgeon & Chief Medical Correspondent for CNN) and talks by Betty DeGeneres (mother of television star Ellen DeGeneres, activist and Breast Cancer survivor)Jason Silva (Futurist & host of National Geographic’s Brain Games), and more!

Venue

105 Princes Blvd.
Toronto
Ontario
Canada
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Organizations

Baycrest Health Sciences
3560 Bathurst Street
Toronto
Ontario
M6A 2E1
Canada

Conference Speakers

Dr. Sanjay GuptaNeurosurgeon & Chief Medical Correspondent for CNN

Jason SilvaFuturist & host of National Geographic’s Brain Games

Betty DeGeneresMother of actress Ellen DeGeneres, Activist & Breast Cancer Survivor

Dr. Randy McIntoshDirector, Rotman Research Institute & Vice President Research, Baycrest Centre

Dr. Carol GreenwoodSenior Scientist, Rotman Research Institute, Baycrest and Professor, Department of Nutrition Studies, University of Toronto

Dr. Nasreen KhatriPsychologist, Baycrest and Researcher, Rotman Research Institute, Baycrest

Dr. Sylvain MorenoScientist, Rotman Research Institute, Baycrest