Joe Schwarcz

Forbes: Dr. Schwarcz comments on whether natural products can protect us from mosquitos with West Nile Virus

Published: 19Jul2013

Almost 40,000 people in the United States developed West Nile virus last year and 1,549 died because of it. Compare that to 1999, the first year the disease was seen in North America, when only 62...

Sense, Nonsense and Science

2Nov2013

Dr. Joe Schwarcz will be speaking at the BC Greenhouse Growers’ Association annual banquet. /ossCategory: Public lectures and conferences

Don't miss the Dr. Joe Show!

Published: 1May2014

My guest next Sunday on my radio show is Dr. David Gorski, surgical oncologist and champion of science-based medicine. The topic? What else? Quack cancer remedies. But we will also discuss...

Alumnus Lorne Trottier donates $15M to McGill for science, engineering

Published: 7Nov2012

High-tech entrepreneur’s gift will create two institutes and funds a symposium......

Canada AM

Published: 12May2015

Dr. Joe sits down with Bev Thomson on Canada AM and chats about his new book, "Monkeys, Myths, and Molecules." Click here to see the full interview.

“Science and Nonsense” Conference

29Jul2013

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,...

Is Your Makeup Killing You? Decoding Cosmetic Scare Stories

Published: 18Mar2014

You’ve seen the stories: There’s Lead in Your Lipstick! Pthalates in Your Shampoo! Parabens in Everything!...

Alternative Medicine

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Dr. Joe Schwarcz will be presenting a talk on Alternative Medicine at St. George's University in Granada/ossCategory: Public lectures and conferences Public outreach Faculty of Science

Literacy Unlimited

21Mar201319:15

Dr. Joe Schwarcz will be presenting  a talk on "Scientific Illiteracy"/ossCategory: Public lectures and conferences

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