Misha Angrist
Misha Angrist

Periodic Tables

A Monthly Science Cafe

Periodic Tables will return this Spring, 2024! Check back soon for dates, location, and speaker line up!

Periodic Tables

What is Periodic Tables?

Periodic Tables is an informal science gathering during which invited speakers share interesting, relevant science to the general public in an engaging and interactive way.

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Who does it serve?

Members of the local Triangle community are welcome to attend.

Where and when is it held?

Periodic Tables will be back starting in the Spring of 2024. Location and event times are to be determined. Check back soon!

Is there an admissions fee?

Admission is free, but a donation of $5 or more will help offset the cost of the venue and guest presenters. All ticket sales go toward supporting the program.

Upcoming Events in 2024

Periodic Tables: Beyond Hipaa – Mental Health Apps, Health Data, And Privacy

Thursday, May 23rd from 7:00 – 8:00 p.m.

What do wearables, grocery and drug store loyalty cards, femtech apps, personal assistants, mental health apps, location data, fitness apps, diet apps, and some search queries have in common? They can all reveal information about our health. HIPAA is a law most people have heard of — but its protections are frequently misunderstood. Join this conversation to hear more about the challenges 21st-century technologies present for health privacy as well as practical and legislative solutions.

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