Tuesday, October 22, 2019 13:30toWednesday, October 23, 2019 21:00
Centre Mont-Royal, 1000 Sherbrooke Street West, Montreal, QC, H3A 3R8, CA
Free, General seating

The 2019 Trottier Public Science Symposium: "Longing for Longevity"

Tuesday & Wednesday, October 22 and 23

All events will take place at the Centre Mont-Royal, 1000 Sherbrooke Street West (corner Mansfield)


TUESDAY, October 22

Roundtable session: 1:30pm - 3:00pm

Moderated by Joe Schwarcz


  • Arie Benchetrit PhD., Plastic Surgeon, Medical Director - Cosmedica Clinic
  • Laurie Betito PhD., Clinical Psychologist and Radio Talk Show Host with a specialty in Sexual Health
  • Kelly Dobos MSc., Cosmetic Scientist, Sun Chemical Corporation
  • Joe Schwarcz PhD., Director, McGill Office for Science and Society
  • David Sinclair PhD., Professor of Genetics at Harvard University
  • Ruth Westheimer PhD., Psychosexual Therapist and Author


Symposium: 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Moderated by Joe Schwarcz PhD, Director, McGill Office for Science and Society

Beauty and the Beast: Beauty and the Beast: A Look at Cosmetic Anti-Aging Claims
Speaker: Kelly Dobos M.Sc, Cosmetic Chemist, Sun Chemical

Why We Age and Why We Don’t Have To
Speaker: David Sinclair M.D, Professor of Genetics, Harvard Medical School 


WEDNESDAY, October 23

Symposium: 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Longing for Longevity
Speaker: Dr. Joe Schwarcz Ph.D, Director, McGill Office for Science and Society

Sex at 50
Speaker: Ruth Westheimer Ph.D, Psychosexual Therapist and Author


Event is FREE and there is general seating. No reservations required.

For more information on the speakers and their talks, please visit the Trottier Symposium webpage.


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