Dr Michael Land, University of Sussex
Dr Marc Lanteigne, McGill University/ICAMES
From stem cell research and genetic information to gene therapy and gene patent rights, many bioethical issues face us today. Bioethics are and will continue to be a subject of primal importance for both the public and specialists in the field. Public keynote lecture: Dr Glenn McGee, University of Pennsylvania.
An environment and health conference linking contaminants to human health problems. Organized by the Coalition for Alternatives to Pesticides.
Allan C. Hutchinson, Associate Dean (Research, Graduate Studies and External Relations), Osgoode Hall Law School
Dr Rees Kassen, Dept of Biology, University of Ottawa
It's all in the boxes: Organogenesis and cell fate decisions controlled by transcriptional regulators (homeo, T and bHLH boxes)
Dr Jacques Drouin, Institut de recherches cliniques de Montréal
Dr Stephane Oliet, Institut François Magendie, Université Victor Segalen, Bordeaux, France
Reception to follow in the Exhibition Room of the School of Architecture.
Join us for cocktails and hors d'oeuvres with guest speaker Sally Armstrong (BEd'66, DLitt'02), Amnesty International award winner, member of the Order of Canada, documentary filmmaker, teacher, author and human rights activist. PLEASE RSVP BY SEPTEMBER 29 (no refunds for cancellations will be given after that date).