The Evolution of Beauty

Feb 1, 2014

The face is a central part of human identity and experience. Professor Jill Helms shares how it evolves over time and the many stages that can result in deformations such as cleft palates. She explores the meaning of the face and how Stanford seeks to repair scarred tissue through regenerated skin and how humans face disfigurement through social and psychological rehabilitation.

About Stanford+Connects

Stanford+Connects was a 16-city event tour that helped alumni re-experience Stanford (minus the midterms), multiply their networks and stretch their brain in infinite ways.