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Ideas Salon presents The Power of Future Minds

April 18 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

$15

Join us for an inspiring evening of thought provoking ideas at Hycroft. Enjoy light refreshments as SFU & UBC graduate students share their most innovative and trailblazing research discoveries in a series of 3 minute presentations followed by Q&A.

 SFU Presenters:

  1. Alexandra Kasper, Physics: Work-Speed-Accuracy Tradeoffs in Molecular Machines (Winner)
  2. Shera Fisk, Archaeology: The Differential Effects of Environmental Factors on Immature and Mature Bone Degradation (Second place, and people’s choice winner)
  3. Emily Ross, Biomedical Physiology and Kinesiology: Text Messaging to Help Support Heart Disease Patients Post-Discharge from the Hospital
  4. Vienna Lam, Criminology: Lacustrine Taphonomy: A Forensic Histological Examination of Skeletal Changes in a Freshwater Lake
  5. Louise Thomas, Mechatronics: Quantifying the Effects of Seat and Backrest Adjustments on Manual Wheelchair Stability

UBC Presenters:

  1. Maureen Kaur, Applied Animal Biology: Effect of Fat Protected Vitamin B Supplementation on Bovine Uterus (winner)
  2. Seth Tigchelaar, Neuroscience: Biomarkers for Spinal Cord Injury (2nd place)
  3. Ellen Schelew, Physics: Secure Communication with Quantum Information (3rd place)
  4. Arnab Ray, Pharmaceutical Sciences: Epilepsy: Building a Model for Future Diagnosis
  5. Katharine Thompson, Microbiology and Immunology: Bacteria That Changed the World

 Note: UWCV member discount applicable. Login to purchase tickets.

UWCV Members Price: $12+ tax

Details

Date:
April 18
Time:
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Cost:
$15
Event Categories:
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Venue

Hycroft
1489 McRae Avenue
Vancouver, BC V6H 1V1 Canada
Phone:
(604) 731-4661
Website:
http://www.uwcvancouver.ca

Organizer

The University Women’s Club of Vancouver
Phone:
604 731 4661
Email:
office@uwcvancouver.ca
Website:
http://www.uwcvancouver.ca