Understanding Human Origins: Implications for Medicine

Event Dates: 
Dec 12, 2008 -
1:00pm to 5:00pm

Event Sessions

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Date Media Session Title Speakers Abstract
Fri 12/12 File Opening Remarks Fred Gage
Fri 12/12 File A Brief Overview of Human Evolution Bernard Wood
Fri 12/12 File Uniquely-Human Features of Female Reproductive Biology Kurt Benirschke
Fri 12/12 File Unique Features of Human Life History Stephen Stearns
Fri 12/12 File Mother-Infant Relationships and Implications for Infant Disorders James McKenna
Fri 12/12 File Medical Consequences of Bipedalism Wenda Trevathan
Fri 12/12 File Uniquely-Human Adaptations to Meat-Eating Caleb Finch
Fri 12/12 Disease Differences Between Humans and Other Hominids Ajit Varki

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Fri 12/12 Von Economo Neurons in Human Neuropsychiatric Illness John Allman

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Fri 12/12 Psychiatric Disease in Evolutionary Perspective Randolph Nesse

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Fri 12/12 Closing Remarks Margaret Schoeninger

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