Women in Genetics – from Genomes to Zebrafish “Discusstation”


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As David Auerbach said, ”In wine there is wisdom, in beer there is strength, in water there is bacteria.”

Genetics Otago gives you the opportunity to enjoy wine, wisdom and canapés  – but numbers are limited, so book your seat at sophia.mckay@otago.ac.nz 

Who you will hear from – and what about:

Dr Elizabeth Duncan

More Than Honey: What Honeybees Can Tell Us about Our Health and Environment.
Dr Anita Dunbier

Exploring the Genome to Conquer Cancer.
Dr Julia Horsfield

How Zebrafish Can Help Us Understand Human Disease.

Doctor Christine Jasoni

Mum’s the Word: How a Mother’s Health during Pregnancy Affects the Later Life Health of Her Offspring.

Associate Professor Lynette Sadleir

Epilepsy: It’s Not All in the Family but It’s Still in the Genes.