The immune system is a vital component of our body that helps us to fight against infectious diseases such as the common cold. As we get older, this defense mechanism undergoes a number of changes that impairs its ability to function properly. This presentation will introduce the immune system as well as our current definition of aging and its impact on immunity against infection.Presented by UofT Sci Chat. Registration is required. Please call the branch at Toronto Public Library.
888 Lawrence Avenue East
Toronto, M3C 1P6
Categories: Upcoming Events
Starts: 2017-06-09 14:00:00
Ends: 2017-06-09 15:30:00
Toronto Public Library
Ontario Society of Senior Citizens’ Organizations /La Société des Organisations des Citoyens Aînés de l’Ontario (OSSCO/SOCAO)
OSSCO/SOCAO is a provincially registered charity. Our tag line "Seniors transforming Ontario through wisdom, insight and experience" reflects our mission and membership.
Founded in 1986, our goal is to improve the quality of life for Ontario seniors through educational programs, research and public policy awareness. Member organizations and individuals represent senior citizen networks, alliances, groups as well as the non-profit, government and private sector organizations who support the diverse and multicultural seniors community.