Research Week 2018: Launch and Panel Discussion

Apr 15th, 2018

By Jeff Green

Research Week runs May 12-17.
Research Week 2018: Launch and Panel Discussion

Join Dr. Neil Bose, vice-president (research), for the official launch of Research Week 2018: People and their environment, and an informative panel discussion: Making a difference together - Memorial researchers use molecular genetics to improve health outcomes for our province.

Dr. Patrick Parfrey, John Lewis Paton Distinguished University Professor, Faculty of Medicine, will moderate a panel discussion featuring:

  • Dr. Sean Connors, associate professor of Medicine (Cardiology);
  • Dr. Bridget Fernandez, professor, Discipline of Genetics, Faculty of Medicine;
  • Dr. Proton Rahman, University Research Professor and associate dean, Clinical Research, and professor of Medicine (Rheumatology), Faculty of Medicine; and
  • Dr. Terry-Lynn Young, Professor, Discipline of Genetics, Faculty of Medicine.

Open to all members of the university community!

Date: Monday, May 14

Time: 10-11:30 a.m.

Location: The Landing, Room UC-3018, University Centre, St. John’s Campus.

A full schedule of other events taking place during Research Week 2018 is online.



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