september, 2015

12sep12:45 pm5:00 pmWIB-San Francisco Bay Area YWIB Visits the Buck Institute for Research on Aging


Event Details

The Buck Institute in Novato, California, invites San Francisco Bay area middle and high school girls for a Saturday afternoon of discovering the fun and challenges of a science career. The Buck Institute is the nation’s first independent research facility focused solely on understanding the connection between aging and chronic disease, with a mission to increase the healthy years of life.

This event will be held on Saturday, September 12, 2015 from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. PST. The main program includes hands-on science activities, lab tours, and a panel discussion with scientists at the Institute. The discussions and activities will be followed by a pizza dinner.

Please read the YWIB permission forms located here.

YWIB Participant Age Range
Middle school and high school

Walk-Ins Accepted?
Walk-ins and guests are not accepted – be sure to register early!


12:45 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. Check In
1:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. Welcome
1:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Main Program*
4:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Wrap Up and Party

* Includes Lab Tour, Hands-On Activity, and a Career Panel of Buck Scientists.

Pricing Information
Members: Free
Non-Members: Free

Registration Deadline
September 5, 2015

Maximum Capacity

Saturday, September 12, 2015
12:45 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. PST

Please be sure to register your child only once for this event.  You will receive a confirmation email that the registration has gone through.  If you are unsure if the registration went through please email

Buck Institute for Research on Aging, 8001 Redwood Blvd. Novato, CA, 94945


(Saturday) 12:45 pm - 5:00 pm


Buck Institute for Research on Aging

8001 Redwood Blvd. Novato, CA, 94945