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SETAC Toronto Community Outreach – Don Mouth Naturalization Project Tour

CEW 2019 – Québec, QC

SETAC North America 40th Annual Meeting

51st Annual Symposium of the Society of Toxicology of Canada

 

Oct
24
Wed
Southern Ontario Pub Night – Talking about climate change so people listen: Psychological insights and practical considerations @ The Shakespear Arm
Oct 24 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Southern Ontario Pub Night - Talking about climate change so people listen: Psychological insights and practical considerations @ The Shakespear Arm | Guelph | Ontario | Canada

Join us for an engaging talk, delicious food, cozy atmosphere, and fine brew at our next Southern Ontario Pub Night on Wednesday, October 24, 2018 in Guelph.

Title: Talking about climate change so people listen: Psychological insights and practical considerations

Speaker: Dr. Anne Wilson

When: Wednesday October 24, 2018, 6:30-8:30 pm

Where: Shakespeare Arms, 35 Harvard Rd., Guelph

Cost: $2 members, $4 non-members

For more details please see attached poster.

We look forward to seeing you there!

Laurentian SETAC Pub Night Committee

 

Nov
21
Wed
Southern Ontario Pub Night – Omics in the field of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry @ Emma's Back Porch
Nov 21 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Join us for an engaging talk, delicious food, cozy atmosphere, and fine brew at our next  Southern Ontario Pub Night on Wednesday, November 21, 2018 in Burlington. Dr. Denina Simmons will discuss ‘omics in the field of aquatic toxicology.

Title: ‘Omics in the field of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry

Speaker: Dr. Denina Simmons, University of Ontario Institute of Technology

When: Wednesday November 21st from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m

Where: Emma’s Back Porch, 2084 Old Lakeshore Rd, Burlington, ON

Cost: $2 members, $4 non-members

For more details please see attached poster.

SOPN_Nov 21st 2018 Denina Simmons

 

 

Nov
28
Wed
Ottawa Pub Night – Microplastic pollution of freshwater ecosystems @  Clock Tower Brew Pub
Nov 28 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Ottawa Pub Night - Microplastic pollution of freshwater ecosystems @  Clock Tower Brew Pub | Ottawa | Ontario | Canada

*Note*: After last month’s storm and resulting postponed pub night, Dr. Jesse Vermaire will present on Wednesday November 28. Stay tuned for more details.

Join us for the first Ottawa Pub Night of the fall!  Dr. Jesse Vermaire will discuss plastic pollution in Canadian freshwater ecosystems. Socializing, food and drink orders begin at 5:00 pm, the talk begins at 6:00 pm.  Get there early for discounted appetizers (available until 6:00 pm).

 

Dec
4
Tue
GTA Pub Night – Communicating Science so Policy will Listen (applying science to decision-making)  @ Union Social Eatery
Dec 4 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
GTA Pub Night – Communicating Science so Policy will Listen (applying science to decision-making)  @ Union Social Eatery | Toronto | Ontario | Canada

Join us for an engaging talk, delicious food, cozy atmosphere, and fine brew at our next  GTA Pub Night on Tuesday, December 4, 2018 in Toronto.

Title: Communicating Science so Policy will Listen (applying science to decision-making)

Speaker: Duncan Boyd

When: Tuesday December 4, 2018, 6:30-8:30 pm

Where: Union Social Eatery, 4899 Yonge St., North York, ON

Cost: $2 members, $4 non-members

For more details please see attached poster.

Please RSVP to Shari Dahmer (sharidahmer@gmail.com)

 

Jan
16
Wed
Southern Ontario Pub Night – Guelph @ Shakespeare Arms
Jan 16 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Join us for an engaging talk, delicious food, cozy atmosphere, and fine brew at our next  Southern Ontario Pub Night on Wednesday, January 16, 2019 in Guelph.

Title: Reflections on a career as a scientist in the private sector

Speaker: Dr. Mike Dutton

When: Wednesday January 16, 2019, 6:30-8:30 pm

Where: Shakespeare Arms, 35 Harvard Rd., Guelph

Cost: $2 members, $4 non-members

For more details please see attached poster.

Please RSVP to Erin Leonard (leonarem@mcmaster.ca)

We look forward to seeing you there!

Laurentian SETAC Pub Night Committee

 

Jan
30
Wed
Ottawa Pub Night – January 30, 2019
Jan 30 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Greetings Laurentian SETAC,

Join us for an engaging talk, good eats and fine brew at the first Ottawa Pub Night of 2019. Dr. Jason O’Brien will discuss his research in toxicogenomics and address the intriguing question of whether the field of toxicogenomics has lived up to its promise to revolutionize ecological risk assessment. Socializing, food and drink orders begin at 5:00 pm, the talk begins at 6:00 pm. Get there early for discounted appetizers (available until 6:00 pm).

Title: Genomics in Ecological Risk Assessment: Are We There Yet?

Speaker: Dr. Jason O’Brien, Environment and Climate Change Canada

When: Wednesday January 30 from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m.

Location: Clock Tower Brew Pub, 575 Bank Street, Ottawa

Cost: $1 members, $3 non-members

Please see abstract and speaker bio for more information.

We look forward to seeing you there!

L-SETAC Ottawa Pub Night Committee

 

Feb
4
Mon
Abstract deadline for Ottawa Pub Night Student Spotlight @ Clock Tower Brew Pub
Feb 4 all-day

Ottawa Pub Night

Student Spotlight
Up to 5 presentations, each 10 mins in length + time for questions
Presentations will be evaluated by volunteer judges
Winner will receive a voucher toward a meal at the Clock Tower at a future pub night and will receive notoriety on the L-SETAC website and social media!

When: Wednesday March 27, 2019,  from 5:00 to 7:30 pm (note the extended time)
Where: Clock Tower Brew Pub, 575 Bank Street

Current and recent graduate students are invited to submit an abstract.   Application deadline : Monday, February 4th, 2019.    Please see Abstract Submission Guidelines for details.

If you’d like to be judge, please let us know!

For more information contact Susan Roe: susan.roe2@ncf.ca 

Feb
5
Tue
GTA Pub Night – February 5, 2019
Feb 5 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Title: New approaches to understanding sources and transport of contaminants

Speaker: Dr. Cora Young

When: Tuesday, February 5, 2019, 6:30-8:30 pm

Where: Union Social Eatery (Yonge and Sheppard; 4899 Yonge Street, Toronto)

Cost: $2 members, $4 non-members

For more details please see attached poster.

Please RSVP to Denina Simmons (denina.simmons@uoit.ca)

We look forward to seeing you there!

Laurentian SETAC Pub Night Committee

 

Feb
27
Wed
Ottawa Pub Night @ Clock Tower Brew Pub
Feb 27 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Join us for an engaging talk, good eats and fine brew at the next Ottawa Pub Night.  Dr. Jennifer Bruin will discuss her research on the link between environmental pollution and diabetes.  Socializing, food and drink orders begin at 5:00 pm, the talk begins at 6:00 pm.  Get there early for discounted appetizers (available until 6:00 pm).

Title: Exploring the link between environmental pollutants and diabetes

Speaker: Dr. Jennifer E. Bruin, Carleton University

When: Wednesday February 27 from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m.

Location: Clock Tower Brew Pub, 575 Bank Street, Ottawa

Cost: $1 members, $3 non-members

Please see abstract and speaker biography for more information.

We look forward to seeing you there!

L-SETAC Ottawa Pub Night Committee

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POSTPONED: Southern Ontario Pub Night in Burlington @ Emma's Back Porch
Feb 27 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

***Please note that this event has been postponed***

Join us for an engaging talk, delicious food, cozy atmosphere, and fine brew at our next  Southern Ontario Pub Night on Wedbesday, February 27, 2019, in Burlington.

Title: Fate and effects of metal inputs into the environment via industrial activity

Speaker: Dr. Yamini Gopalapillai

When: POSTPONED

Where: Emma’s Back Porch, 2084 Old Lakeshore Rd, Burlington, ON

Cost: $2 members, $4 non-members

For more details please see attached poster.

Please RSVP to Erin Leonard (leonarem@mcmaster.ca)

We look forward to seeing you there!

Laurentian SETAC Pub Night Committee