NTE Events Archive
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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).
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].
Monday, November 27, 2017
Timothy Krahn organizes a Café Scientifique involving an expert-led panel discussion on cannabis use, genetics & mental illness. Mon. 27 Nov 2017 (7:00PM-9:00PM).
Wednesday, November 15, 2017
Françoise Baylis and Lisa Ikemoto comment on CRISPR/Cas9, eugenics concerns, and whether the Council of Europe's ban on human germline genome editing should continue.
Sunday, October 29, 2017
Chris Kaposy provides an academic commentary at the 2017 Tennessee Value and Agency Conference on "Philosophy of Disability: Perspectives, Challenges, and Aspirations", Knoxville TN, Holiday Inn Downtown. 29 Oct 2017 (9:00AM-10:00AM).
Can't You Hear That Lonesome Whistle Blow? Why medical researchers stay silent about dangers to human subjects
Thursday, October 19, 2017
A Café Scientifique led by Dr. Carl Elliott from the Center for Bioethics, University of Minnesota.
Sunday, October 1, 2017
Françoise Baylis publishes a commentary on how scientists are using a powerful gene editing technique to understand how human embryos develop.
Saturday, September 16, 2017
Françoise Baylis joins a panel alongside Britt Wray, Erika Milczek and Karen Ingram at the ME convention, Frankfurt am Main, Germany. 16 Sept 2017.