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, 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].
nte  –  Cafes
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).
nte  –  In Print
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.
nte  –  In Action
Wednesday, November 8, 2017
Françoise Baylis joins the Falling Walls Lab Jury, Akademie der Künste, Pariser Platz 4, 10117 Berlin. 8/9 Nov 2017.
nte  –  In Action
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).
nte  –  In Action
Friday, October 27, 2017
Françoise Baylis gives keynote address at the annual Canadian Society for Women in Philosophy conference, London ON. 27 Oct 2017 (7:00PM-8:00PM).
nte  –  Cafes
Thursday, October 19, 2017
A Café Scientifique led by Dr. Carl Elliott from the Center for Bioethics, University of Minnesota.
nte  –  In Print
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.
nte  –  In Action
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.
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