Dr. Joe to Speak at the Eastern Town­ships Cana­dian Club

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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.

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