File photo: A scientist works in a lab. Bernard Gospic/THE VARSITY

THE POWER OF LIGHT TO INFLUENCE HUMAN HEALTH

The public lecture is presented by the Canadian National Committee of International Commission on Illumination (CN/CIE), featuring Dr. Brainard, who will be discussing the implications of light therapy in relation to circadian and sleep disruption associated with jet travel, spaceflight, and shift work, as well as lighting systems under development for the International Space Station.

Monday, October 19

6:30 pm to 8:30 pm

Medical Sciences Building

1 King’s College Circle

Room 3154

Admission: Free

THE SCIENCE OF PHARMACOEPIDEMEOLOGY AND CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

Come out to the International Society of Pharmaceutical Engineering’s UofT chapter’s presentation series and social event featuring Dr. Suzanne Cadarette and Dr. Geoffrey Liu.

Wednesday, October 21

5:15 pm – 6:30 pm

Mars Discovery District

101 College Street

Room: 4-204

Admission: Free

THE STEPHEN LEWIS CONVERSATIONS – THE AIDS PANDEMIC

In collaboration with the Planetary Health Commission, Ryerson University presents a conversation between Stephen Lewis and Dr. Alan Whiteside regarding the subject of AIDS: AIDS in 2030, medicalizing AIDS, high susceptible groups and related matters.

Wednesday, October 21

7:00pm – 9:00 pm

Ted Rogers School of Management

Room: 1-067

Admission: Free

RACIAL JUSTICE MATTERS: ADVOCATING FOR RACIAL HEALTH EQUITY

The 8th annual Student-Led Conference at the Dalla Lana School of Public Health focuses on racial health inequities. The two-day event involves keynote speakers, plenary panels, research showcases and more.

October 23 & 24

11:30 am – 18:00 pm

Health Sciences Building

155 College St.

Admission: $10, Limited pay-what-you-can options available

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