Make poster for the March for Science and write postcards to your representatives about why science is important, all while mingling with graduate students from different science disciplines. Let everyone know why you love science! Snacks and beverages will be provided.
Dr. Jane Foster, Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry & Behavioural Neurosciences, McMaster University: "Mood and microbes - an overview of how microbes influence brain and behavior"
Dr. John Cryan, Professor and Chair, Anatomy and Neuroscience, University College Cork, Ireland: "A Gut Feeling About the Brain: The microbiota as a key regulator of neurodevelopment and behavior"