Six Innovations That Made the Modern World – New!

Six Innovations That Made the Modern World – New!
5 sessions • 10 hours

Join us to watch and discuss the PBS series How We Got To Now, based on the bestselling book by Steven Johnson, How We Got To Now: Six Innovations That Made the Modern World. Explore the concepts of Cold, Time, Sound, Glass, Light, and Cleanliness (each a topic). We will be looking closely at the slow genius and strokes of luck as they intersected with modern necessity and ultimately delivered these marvels. Note: Participants will receive a copy of this book on the first day of class.

Instructor: Marta Kikena de Matto teaches in the areas of comparative health care systems, health care law and policy, international health, and cultural health. She is known for “flipping the classroom,” thus making class time more interactive, challenging, and engaging. Professor Kikena earned her Juris Doctor magna cum laude from the University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law, where she received its competitive Health Law & Policy. She was also selected for multiple leadership roles on the prestigious Journal of Health Care Law & Policy, where she and fellow Executive Board Members selected and edited cutting edge health law articles.

Six Innovations That Made the Modern World – New!
ILR953 • 5-digit: 18799
Tuesday • 9/24-10/22 • 1:30-3:30 PM
Conference Center (E Building) • E126C
Tuition: $30 | Fee: $96 | Total: $126
MD residents 60+ pay fee only




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