A Taste of AJU

Women's Lunch and Learn
Jews, Jaguars and Angelina Jolie: Breast Cancer and Other Disorders Across the Animal Kingdom

Thursday, March 12, 2015
AJU, 15600 Mulholland Drive, Bel Air
12:00 - 1:30 P.M.

Barbara NattersonBarbara Natterson-Horowitz, M.D., is a Professor of Medicine in the Division of Cardiology at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA. In addition to patient care, she is actively involved with medical education and research. She holds a professorship in the UCLA Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology and is Co-Director of the Evolutionary Medicine Program at UCLA. She serves as a cardiovascular consultant to the Los Angeles Zoo as a member of its Medical Advisory Board and is Chair of the Zoobiquity, a national educational program that facilitates interdisciplinary discussions between physicians, veterinarians and others in the health profession.

In 2012, Dr. Natterson-Horowitz co-authored the New York Times best-selling book,Zoobiquity: The Astonishing Connection Between Human and Animal Health. It was named Discover Magazine's Best Book of 2012, The China Times Best Foreign Translation of 2013, and a Finalist in the American Association for the Advancement of Science Excellence in 2012. Her work has been featured in the many newspapers and journals throughout the country.

  • 9 sessions per year (Membership required)
  • 12:00 - 1:30 p.m.
  • Sessions will be held on Tuesdays, Wednesdays or Thursdays
  • Kosher lunch included
  • Location: American Jewish University's Small Berg Dining Room
    15600 Mulholland Drive, Bel Air
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