Impact Ethics

NTE Events Archive

Events, By Category and Date:


Upcoming and most recent events are listed below in reverse order. For other archived events, please see the categories on the menu to the right, or 'View past items' to access archives by date.

nte  –  Films
Monday, June 11, 2018
Tim Krahn organizes a public screening and moderated, expert-led panel discussion. Paul O'Regan Hall, Halifax Central Library, 5440 Spring Garden Rd., Halifax NS, Mon. 11 Jun 2018 (6:00PM).
nte  –  Cafes
Monday, March 19, 2018
Chris Kaposy leads a Café Scientifique based on his forthcoming book Choosing Down Syndrome (MIT Press). Mon. 19 Mar 2018 (7:00PM).
nte  –  In Action
Wednesday, March 14, 2018
Françoise Baylis joins a panel with Julian Savalescu and David Edgell as moderated by Anthony Skelton. Wolf Performance Hall – Central Library, 251 Dundas St., London (ON) Public Library, 14 Mar 2018 (7:00PM-8:30PM, Eastern Standard Time Zone).
nte  –  Films
Monday, March 12, 2018
Public screening followed by expert-led panel discussion on mental health issues. Lindsay Room, Halifax Central Library, 5440 Spring Garden Rd., Halifax NS (Mon. 12 Mar 2018, 6:00PM-8:45PM).
nte  –  In Action
Monday, February 26, 2018
NTE members Letitia Meynell and Andrew Fenton, along with 15 other philosophers, prepare and submit an amicus brief in support of the Nonhuman Rights Project's effort to have two chimpanzees, Kiko and Tommy, released to sanctuary.
nte  –  In Print
Tuesday, February 20, 2018
Françoise Baylis & Marcus MacLeod provide comments on the Tri‐Council Policy Statement: Proposed Revisions to TCPS 2 (2014) Research Involving Human Cells and Cell Lines.
nte  –  Public Lectures
Monday, February 5, 2018
A public lecture by Lori Marino, Biology Lounge, 5th floor, Life Sciences Centre, Dalhousie University, Halifax NS.
nte  –  In Action
Tuesday, January 23, 2018
Matthew Herder (nominated principal investigator) and colleagues Joel Lexchin, Janice Graham, Trudo Lemmens, Katherine Fierlbeck, Navindra Persaud, David N. Juurlink and Bryn Wiliams-Jones are successful in securing CIHR funding for their grant “Beyond Transparency in Pharmaceutical Research & Regulation” (2018-2022).
nte  –  Films
Monday, January 22, 2018
Andrew Frenton & Tim Krahn organize a film series hosted at the Halifax Central Library (Mondays (6:00PM) 22 Jan., 29 Jan., 5 Feb., 2018).
nte  –  In Print
Thursday, January 11, 2018
Françoise Baylis & Marcus McLeod publish a scholarly journal critically questioning whether we are ready for first-in-human Phase 1 CRISPR gene editing cancer trials [Open Access].
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