Two officials of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration will speak at the University of Utah Monday and Tuesday, June 25-26, as part of a special seminar series on Health Maintenance in Remote Environments.
Joseph C. Sharp, director of space research at NASA's Ames Research Center in California, will speak at 9 a.m. Monday on the topic "Living Beyond Earth: Human Life Support Requirements in Extraterrestrial Environments."On Tuesday, at 9 a.m., Dr. Jeffrey. R. Davis, chief of the medical operations branch at NASA's Johnson Space Center, will discuss "Astronauts as Patients." The lectures are free and open to the public. Their talks are part of a two-week "Visit to Mars" workshop sponsored by the Rocky Mountain Space Grant Consortium. They will speak in 104 Engineering and Mines Classroom Building.