NIU professor, Dr. James Dillon, Director of the Center for Biochemical and Biophysical Studies, will lead a discussion of the human lens, how it changes with age, and what we can do to slow the progression of cataracts at the next STEM Cafe event. He has conducted extensive research on the human lens, the retina, and eye disease.
STEM Cafés are fun, casual gatherings where adults can eat, drink, and chat with STEM professionals about the latest scientific research and breakthroughs. These events are free and open to the public. Food and drinks will be available for purchase from the host restaurant. This STEM Cafe program will be held this Tuesday, March 26th at Eduardo’s Restaurant, 214 E. Lincoln Hwy. in downtown DeKalb from 6:30 to 8:30pm.