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Mini-poster: Trottier Symposium 2012
The 2012 Lorne Trottier Public Science Symposium is pleased to offer the following presentations as English-language webcasts:

  • Roundtable discussion
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  • JEFFREY BLUMBERG: "Evidence-based Nutrition: The Problem of Proof"; and
    WALTER WILLETT: “Diet and Health: A Progress Report”

    Monday, November 12, 2012, 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
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  • JANE BRODY: "Eat for Life: Separating Wheat from Chaff"; and
    HAROLD McGEE: "Playing With Food: Four Centuries of Science in the Kitchen"

    Tuesday, November 13, 2012, 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
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These presentations are also available in various formats as podcasts (MP3, WMV, MP4).

The webcasts are presented using Silverlight, a free browser plugin available from Microsoft for both Mac and PC. For Linux and Unix, the webcast is available using Moonlight.


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