Dr. Joe to Speak at the Eastern Townships Canadian Club
The Eastern Townships Canadian club invites members and the public to a special presentation at noon on Thursday, May 9 at Hôtel Le Président, 3535 King W. in Sherbrooke. Joe Schwarcz is Director of McGill University’s Office for Science and Society. He is well known for his informative and entertaining public lectures on topics ranging from the chemistry of love to the science of aging. Dr. Schwarcz has received numerous awards for teaching chemistry and for interpreting science for the public and is the only non-American ever to win the American Chemical Society’s prestigious Grady-Stack Award for demystifying chemistry. He hosts “The Dr. Joe Show” on Montreal’s CJAD and has appeared hundreds of times on The Discovery Channel, CTV, CBC, TV Ontario and Global Television. Dr. Schwarcz also writes a newspaper column entitled “The Right Chemistry” and has authored a number of books. His topic for the Eastern Townships Canadian Club is Alternative Medicine - Hope or Hype!
To reserve for a delicious meal and interesting presentation at noon on Thursday, May 9, call 819-837-0192 before May 7. There is a small charge to attend the presentation only (1:00 PM). Cancellations must be made 48 hours in advance of the event. Le Président is wheelchair accessible.