Don’t miss this evening of thought-provoking discussions about genomics which will be held at the Canada Science and Technology Museum.

An opportunity to hear speakers from academia and industry explore the science, ethics, and impacts of genomics in our lives.

B.F. Francis Ouellette, our VP, Scientific Affairs, is among the speakers who will discuss  some interesting movements in current research.


  • Genomics 101 – An Introduction to the Genomics Revolution
    Kristin Baetz, University of Ottawa and the Ottawa Institute of Systems Biology
  • Genomics in Three Dimensions
    Josée Dostie, McGill University and the Goodman Cancer Research Center
  • Social and Ethical Aspects of Prenatal Testing
    Vardit Ravitsky, Université de Montréal and the Center for Research on Ethics
  • #genomics
    B.F. Francis Ouellette, VP, Scientific Affairs, Génome Québec

The session will end with a panel discussion and question-and-answer period. Following the event, there will be a reception along with light refreshments and networking opportunities.

Wednesday, April 18, 2018
7:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Canada Science and Technology Museum
1867 Saint Laurent Boulevard
Ottawa, ON K1G 5A3

To learn more or to register.