NTE Events Archive
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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).
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).
Philosophers Offer Support for Chimpanzee Rights Cases as Nonhuman Rights Project Seeks to Appeal to New York's Highest Court
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.
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.
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).
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].