February 2014 Newsletter

Society for Canadian Women in Science and Technology Promotes, encourages and empowers women and girls in science and technology IN THIS ISSUE February 2014 Message from the President From the Blog Community Outreach SCWIST Upcoming Events Job Board Message from the President   As SCWIST’s Board of Directors and members gear up for one of […]

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Event Recap: “Getting to the HEART of Preventing Cardiovascular Diseases”

On February 6 2014, IWIS hosted the second Cafe Scientifique to discuss the risk factors and preventive strategies of cardiovascular diseases. Dr. Gordon Francis, the Director at the Healthy Heart Program Prevention Clinic, shared his research related to the etiology of atherosclerotic plaque, and understanding whether increasing high density lipoproteins (HDL), also known as the […]

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Tour of Triumf

  Tour of TRIUMF Welcome Speech: Dr. Lia Merminga Head of the Accelerator Division & Awardee of the Women InTM Science Award 2013 Date: Saturday March 1st, 2014 Time: 10:30 AM Location: TRIUMF, 4004 Wesbrook Mall, Vancouver Cost: This is a free event. Everyone older than 12 years is welcome! Register for the event! Visit […]

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