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Public Release: 16-Feb-2007
2007 AAAS Annual Meeting
Lanzerotti speaks at AAAS symposium about space weather
Most people leave home without checking the space weather report.

Contact: Sheryl Weinstein
sheryl.m.weinstein@njit.edu
973-596-3436
New Jersey Institute of Technology

Public Release: 15-Feb-2007
2007 AAAS Annual Meeting
Addiction and the brain -- are we hard-wired to abuse drugs?
At the 2007 annual meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), a panel of world-renowned neuroscientists will present recent advances in brain-imaging that have revolutionized our understanding of addiction as a chronic disease. The addiction symposium is sponsored by the US Department of Energy's Brookhaven National Laboratory, and will be preceded by a AAAS news briefing highlighting key speakers and findings.

Contact: Karen McNulty Walsh
kmcnulty@bnl.gov
631-344-8350
DOE/Brookhaven National Laboratory

Public Release: 15-Feb-2007
2007 AAAS Annual Meeting
'Smart' prosthetics: restoring independence to people with disabilities
Neurotechnology has restored hearing to the deaf and someday will help the blind to see and the paralyzed to move again. In a Feb. 15, 2007, press briefing at the annual meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) in San Francisco, Brown University neuroscientist John Donoghue explains how brain-computer interfaces are propelling these major leaps in rehabilitative medicine.

Contact: Wendy Lawton
Wendy_Lawton@brown.edu
401-837-6055
Brown University

Public Release: 15-Feb-2007
2007 AAAS Annual Meeting
Penn addiction researcher presents talk on promising approaches in the treatment of drug addiction
Charles P. O’Brien, M.D., Ph.D., vice chair, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania Health System, and research director, MIRECC, Philadelphia VA Medical Center, will present "Promising Approaches in the Treatment of Drug Addiction" at the 2007 American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Annual Meeting in San Francisco.

Contact: Karen Kreeger
karen.kreeger@uphs.upenn.edu
215-459-0544
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

Public Release: 15-Feb-2007
2007 AAAS Annual Meeting
UCLA expert to discuss medical consequences of meth abuse at AAAS
At the 2007 annual meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), Edythe London, a professor of psychiatry and biobehavioral sciences at the Semel Institute of Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Science, UCLA, will be part of a panel of world-renowned neuroscientists presenting recent advances in brain-imaging that have revolutionized our understanding of addiction as a chronic disease.

Contact: Mark Wheeler
mwheeler@mednet.ucla.edu
310-794-2265
University of California - Los Angeles

Public Release: 13-Feb-2007
2007 AAAS Annual Meeting
San Francisco to host the AAAS Annual Meeting, Feb. 15-19, 2007
Baden-Württemberg will present its research landscape for the first time at the world's largest and most significant international scientific conference -- the AAAS (American Association for the Advancement of Science), which will take place in San Francisco Feb. 15–19, 2007.

Contact: Georg Overbeck
georg.overbeck@bw-i.de
49-071-122-78736
Baden-Wurttemberg International

Public Release: 12-Feb-2007
2007 AAAS Annual Meeting
Free public events at the 2007 AAAS Annual Meeting
Families with children, teachers, early-career scientists and all others with a curious mind are invited to check out the free public events at the AAAS (Triple-A-S) Annual Meeting, 15-19 February in San Francisco, Calif.

Contact: Earl Lane
elane@aaas.org
202-326-6440
American Association for the Advancement of Science

Public Release: 12-Feb-2007
2007 AAAS Annual Meeting
National Academies sessions at AAAS 2007 annual meeting, Feb. 16-19
The National Academy of Sciences and National Research Council will take part in three major sessions at the annual meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science in San Francisco.

Contact: Maureen O'Leary
news@nas.edu
202-334-2138
National Academy of Sciences

Public Release: 9-Feb-2007
2007 AAAS Annual Meeting
2007 AAAS Annual Meeting Headlines
As global climate change poses a growing threat to society, and many people worldwide continue to lack adequate food, clean water, and energy, the 2007 AAAS Annual Meeting -- set for February 15-19 -- will draw up to 10,000 total attendees to explore "Science and Technology for Sustainable Well-Being."

Contact: Earl Lane
elane@aaas.org
202-326-6440
American Association for the Advancement of Science

Public Release: 31-Jan-2007
2007 AAAS Annual Meeting
Sustainability, environmental education highlight carnegie mellon presentations at AAAS Meeting
Sustainable engineering, climate change policy and environmental education will be the focus of presentations given by faculty from Carnegie Mellon University during the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) annual meeting, Feb. 15–19 in San Francisco. Carnegie Mellon faculty will also discuss recent trends in the U.S. crime rate and K–12 education research.

Contact: Jonathan Potts
jpotts@andrew.cmu.edu
412-268-6094
Carnegie Mellon University

Public Release: 21-Dec-2006
2007 AAAS Annual Meeting
Wetzel to discuss malware at 2007 AAAS Annual Meeting
Dr. Susanne Wetzel, Assistant Professor in Stevens Institute of Technology's Computer Science department, will present at the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) 2007 Annual Meeting, during the session, "Malware: The Next Big Internet Threat," February 18, 2007.

Contact: Patrick A. Berzinski
pberzins@stevens.edu
201-216-5687
Stevens Institute of Technology

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