April 2011

Brain Health Symposium: Adam Gazzaley (8/26/09)

Patty James, M.S. C.N.C., Vital Health Educator; Nutrition Coach
William B. Grant, Ph.D., Health Researcher, SUNARC
Daniel G. Amen, M.D. , Medical Director, Amen Clinics, Inc.
Adam Gazzaley, M.D., Director, UCSF Neuroscience Imaging Center
Phil Jacklin, Ph.D., Past President, Smart Life Forum
Judith Orloff, M.D., Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychiatry, UCLA Read more »

Brain Health Symposium: Patty James (8/26/09)

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Patty James, M.S. C.N.C., Vital Health Educator; Nutrition Coach
William B. Grant, Ph.D., Health Researcher, SUNARC
Daniel G. Amen, M.D. , Medical Director, Amen Clinics, Inc.
Adam Gazzaley, M.D., Director, UCSF Neuroscience Imaging Center
Phil Jacklin, Ph.D., Past President, Smart Life Forum
Judith Orloff, M.D., Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychiatry, UCLA Read more »

Brain Health Symposium: Daniel G. Amen (8/26/09)

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Patty James, M.S. C.N.C., Vital Health Educator; Nutrition Coach
William B. Grant, Ph.D., Health Researcher, SUNARC
Daniel G. Amen, M.D. , Medical Director, Amen Clinics, Inc.
Adam Gazzaley, M.D., Director, UCSF Neuroscience Imaging Center
Phil Jacklin, Ph.D., Past President, Smart Life Forum
Judith Orloff, M.D., Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychiatry, UCLA Read more »

News 2.0: Predicting the Future of Media (8/19/09)

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John Raess, Bureau Chief, Northern California, The Associated Press
Lisa Stone, Co-founder, BlogHer
Louis Freedberg, Director, California Watch
Quentin Hardy, Manager, Silicon Valley Bureau, Forbes
Kevin Yen, Director of Strategic Partnerships, YouTube
Owen Thomas, Online Editorial Director, NBC Bay Area
Sam Whitmore, Founder, Sam Whitmore’s Media Survey - Moderator Read more »

Patrick Arbore: How to Manage the Fear, Grief and Loss that Accompany Hard Economic Times (8/10/09)

How to Manage the Fear, Grief and Loss that Accompany Hard Economic Times

Patrick Arbore, Director, Center for Elderly Suicide Prevention

You did everything you could to create a safe financial future for yourself and/or your family. Unfortunately, the downturn may have undermined all your hard work, and while the losses may be financial, the impact is personal. Now, learn how to adjust and move forward in this tough economic climate.

 

Barry Eichengreen: Lessons Learned from the Financial Crisis (8/6/09)

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Barry Eichengreen, Ph.D., George C. Pardee and Helen N. Pardee Professor of Economics and Political Science, UC Berkeley

This summer marks the second anniversary of the eruption of the subprime crisis. In his presentation, Eichengreen will evaluate the experience of the past two years and chart the way forward for U.S. and global financial systems.

This program was recorded in front of a live audience at the Commonwealth Club of California on August 6, 2009.

The LGBT Movement in California: The Way Forward (8/5/09)

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Aaron Peskin, Chairman, Democratic County Central Committee; Former President, San Francisco Board of Supervisors
Laura Spanjian, Member, Democratic Central Committee, 13th District
Andrea Shorter, Campaign Director, And Marriage 4 All Read more »

Stephen Greenspan: Fooled by Ponzi (and Madoff) (8/3/09)

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Stephen Greenspan, Ph.D

What causes otherwise smart people to lose everything? Sometimes a healthy dose of skepticism can be a powerful weapon against financial ruin, says Greenspan. Yet intelligent and educated people, some of them naïve about finance and others quite knowledgeable, have been ruined by schemes that turned out to be highly dubious and quite often fraudulent. Greenspan takes a revealing look at Ponzi schemes, investment manias (such as the dot-com bubble) and other forms of financial fraud. Read more »

Assistive Technology for Seniors (7/30/09)

Ben Wilson, Director of Health Care IT, Intel Digital Health Group
Eric Mann, Vice President of Marketing, Posit Science
Heather Stevens, Co-founder, Life at Home Longer
Maham Daher, Co-founder, Life at Home Longer – Moderator Read more »

Appalachian Coal Mining: Fears and Dreams (7/24/09)

Patricia Adams, Environmentalist; Writer
Jen Gilomen, Documentary Film Director
Sally Rubin, Documentary Film Director Read more »