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When Antibiotics Fail

Tue., Jan. 31, 2017 5:00 p.m. - Tue., Jan. 31, 2017 7:00 p.m.

Location: Robert Bateman Centre, 470 Bellville Street, Victoria, B.C.

University of Regina President and Vice-Chancellor, Dr. Vianne Timmons and Victoria-based alumna Lisa King BPAS'95, MAdmin'11 invite you to join them for a reception and conversation.  The evening's program will include a short presentation from leading researcher, Dr. Andrew Cameron.

Antibiotic resistance is increasing at an alarming rate, and new infectious diseases are constantly evolving. Cameron, an assistant professor and co-director of the Institute for Microbial Systems and Society at the University of Regina will discuss how DNA sequencing research can track and then stop the spread of bacterial pathogens in healthcare and communities.  Dr. Cameron's research is providing new approaches to prevent infection when antibiotics fail.

Tuesday, January 31, 2017
5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Program begins at 5:30 p.m.

Robert Bateman Centre
470 Bellville Street
Victoria, BC

Complimentary beverage and appetizers will be served before and after Dr. Cameron's presentation.  There is no charge for this event. Parking is available in the Hotel Grand Pacific underground pay parking lot that can be accessed on Quebec Street.

Register online by Thursday, January 26, 2017.