The Gazette:(by Joe Schwarcz, director of McGill University’s Office for Science & Society on the upcoming Trottier Symposium) Read more
Dr. Joe Schwarcz will peak your interest with the "Public Perception of Agriculture - Facts & Myths" where he will trace the path between fear-mongerers and chemical enthusiasts in agriculture.
Repêchage will host a one-day conference titled “Science and Nonsense: Hear from the Experts and Get the Facts about the Beauty Industry.” The presentation will feature keynote speakers, presentations, demos, President’s Award luncheon, new product introductions and a gift bag.
Dr. Joe will explain the truth behind cosmetic ingredients and chemicals and debunk common consumer concerns.
Dr. Joe Schwarcz will present "Alternative Medicine - Hope or Hype?"
Presenter: Dr. Joe Schwarcz
Alternative medicine, integrated medicine, complementary medicine. These terms are widely featured in the media, usually without appropriate critical analysis. There is a great deal of confusion among the public, as well as among physicians, about what the various “alternative” treatments actually encompass and about their safety and efficacy.