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8:00 am

BCREGMED Making Writing Easier Workshop for Students/Trainees

September 24, 2019, 2019

Who is this workshop for?  Researchers who are struggling with writing manuscripts, grants, research program descriptions for applications, scholarships or thesis. What is this workshop about?  Researchers tell me that writing is hard. They are overwhelmed by our ideas, unsure where to start, and feel lost at times. Melissa E Anders has been developing and implementing grants with scientists for…

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5:30 pm

Media Training Workshop

September 24, 2019, 2019
SFU Harbour Centre, 515 W Hastings St
Vancouver, British Columbia Canada
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SCWIST Media Training Workshop

ABOUT SCWIST AND THE SCALE PROJECT Since 1981, the Society for Canadian Women in Science and Technology (SCWIST) has promoted, encouraged, and empowered women and girls in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM). SCWIST ( envisions an environment where girls and women pursue their interests, education, and careers in STEM, without barriers. This Informed Opinions workshop is offered to SCWIST…

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6:00 pm

Let Them Eat Dirt Documentary Special Screening

September 24, 2019, 2019
Rio Theatre, 1660 East Broadway
Vancouver, British Columbia V5N 1W1 Canada
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Let them eat dirt Sept 24

Allergies, obesity, asthma, intestinal disorders, auto-immune diseases, and diabetes are all on the rise, with some even doubling every ten years. New research points to changes in the complex ecosystem of microbes that live on and inside every one of us – our microbiota – as a major cause. But how could microorganisms that live in your gut affect the…

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8:00 pm

Dr. Jen Gunter – The Vagina Bible Book Tour

September 24, 2019, 2019
Capilano University, 2055 Purcell Way
North Vancouver, BC V7J 3H5 Canada
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An obstetrician and gynecologist who brilliantly dispels harmful myths about sexual health with wit, wisdom and science. A fierce advocate for women’s health with nearly three decades of experience as a physician, Gunter has been called Twitter’s resident gynecologist for hilariously exposing unscientific wellness advice and debunking harmful myths surrounding female sexual health. Her new book, The Vagina Bible: The…

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