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Julie Meade Discusses the Question, "Why do some people become alcoholics while others don’t?" at the Rotary Club meeting on January 31, 2019, at Normandie Farm Restaurant
Julie Meade is a Ph.D. candidate in the Department of Pharmacology & Toxicology at Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, Virginia.  An awardee of the Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award Individual Predoctoral Fellowship, her dissertation work focuses on the neuroscience and pharmacology of drug use, depression, and chronic pain.
A microscopic, hermaphroditic worm that readily eats Jell-O shots might hold the secret in its ancient DNA to what separates a social drinker from an alcoholic.  This lecture and PowerPoint presentation will discuss how scientists can use worm genetics to develop new treatments for human alcohol use disorders.

 
Montgomery Planning Board Commissioner Gerald Cichy was our guest speaker on January 24, 2019
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Bill Carey, Director of Donor and Community Relations, Strathmore was the guest speaker on January 17, 2019.
Kelly Groff, President and CEO, Visit Montgomery spoke about attracting tourists to Montgomery County at the Rotary Club Meeting on January 10, 2019
 
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Rotarians Pack 144 Boxes at Manna Food Center on January 8, 2019
Francey Youngberg, Vice President for External Affairs, Melwood, was the Guest Speaker for the First Rotary Club Meeting of 2019
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Holiday Party on December 20 Featured Dr. Mary Lynne Dittmar, President and CEO of the Deep Space Coalition
President Todd Nitkin thanked Dr. Mary Lynne Dittmar for her excellent presentation on space activities and plans.
Tom Lewis presented Past President Bob Fuhrman with a Paul Harris Fellow.
Dictionaries Distributed to Third Graders at Bells Mill Elementary School on October 23, 2018
Alan Grant and Bob Nelson distributed dictionaries to third graders at Bells Mill Elementary School on October 23, 2018.
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