Neuroethics in Translation: Stem Cells Outside of Clinical Trials


Thursday, June 1, 2017
6:30 PM – 8:30 PM
The Rotunda, Canadian Museum of Nature, 240 McLeod Street, Ottawa, ON, K2P 2R1

Come join us for a lively discussion with our experts about opportunities and challenges in stem cell research and treatment.

FREE ADMISSION – Everyone is welcome!

Michael Rudnicki, OC, PhD, FRSC (Moderator)
Canada Research Chair in Molecular Genetics
Scientific Director, Regenerative Medicine Program, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, and Stem Cell Network

Harold Atkins, MD, FRCPC
Hematologist, Blood and Marrow Transplant Program, The Ottawa Hospital
Associate Professor of Clinical Hematology, University of Ottawa

Shelly Benjaminy, MSc
PhD Candidate, National Core for Neuroethics and Experimental Medicine Program, University of British Columbia

Judy Illes, PhD, FRSC, FCAHS
Canada Research Chair in Neuroethics
Professor of Neurology, National Core for Neuroethics, University of British Columbia