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Brains in a Bar – Youth in a bottle: Does wine prolong your life?

Tuesday, March 28, 2017 06:30 PM - 08:30 PM

The Tasting Room – Uptown Park
1101 Uptown Park Blvd
Houston, TX 77056

Youth in a bottle – Does wine prolong your life?

March 28 at 6:30-8:30 PM

Join the Association of Rice Alumni and Professor Michael Gustin to hear a talk about the antioxidants in wine and their benefits to your health. Enjoy a complimentary drink while connecting with fellow Owls and hearing this enlightening talk.

Dr. Michael Gustin is an award-winning Professor of biochemistry and cell biology. He strives to create a unique approach to traditional material by fusing creativity with his teaching. A six time award winner of George R. Brown teaching awards, Dr. Gustin also served as master of Wiess College from 2006-2011. Outside of the classroom, Gustin’s research centers on questions concerning how host-resident microbes respond to stress and generate dynamic communities. His research group recently discovered a mechanism by which some of the bacteria normally present in humans help fight off fungal infections. Learn more about Dr. Michael Gustin.

SOLD OUT - Waitlist Only. Registration Deadline: Friday, March 24, 2017 4:00 p.m. (CST)