Curiosity on Stage: Evening Edition - Medical Disruption

CSTM
Canada Science and Technology Museum
Nov 21, 2019
7 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. (a reception will be held before the event, from 6:30 p.m. – 7 p.m.)
Curiosity on Stage: Evening Edition - Medical Disruption
Location
Event Hall
When
Times
7 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. (a reception will be held before the event, from 6:30 p.m. – 7 p.m.)
Fee Description
$10 for non-members, $7 for museum members and students. Registration required.
Age
15 and up
Language Comments
Please note that this presentation will be in English, with simultaneous translation into French, and a bilingual Q & A.

Please note that the topics under discussion are intended for mature audiences. Recommended for participants ages 15 and up.

What is the future of medicine? In 2019, you can use artificial intelligence to diagnose illness and prevent physical burnout, 3D printers to design customized stents, and pharmacogenomics to personalize your medications. Wherever you look, the medical profession is innovating at an incredible pace.

As part of our “Medical Innovation” theme, join a lively discussion exploring leading innovations in medicine, and what it means for individuals and Canadian society. The session will end with a panel discussion and a question-and-answer period.

Join the conversation! Share your thoughts using the hashtag #CuriosityOnStage.

Please note that event parking will be offered free of charge.

If you require translation, please consider helping the environment by bringing your own Internet-compatible device (phone or tablet) and headphones.

Agenda:

  • 6:30 p.m. – 7 p.m.: Light refreshments and networking opportunities
  • 7 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.: Presentations and panel discussion
  • 8:30 p.m. – 9 p.m.: Light refreshments and networking opportunities

Our speaker: Dr. Frank Rybicki