About DNA Day
Canada's national DNA Day is taking place Tuesday, April 25th, 2017.
Established by Let’s Talk Science and Genome Alberta, DNA Day is a unique day where students, teachers and the public can connect with Canadian experts to learn more about genetics and genomics. Check back for information on DNA Day 2017, which is coming up on Tuesday, April 25th, 2017.
DNA Day 2016 at the University of Guelph
Dr. Bob Hanner (Associate Director for the Canadian Barcode of Life Network, Biodiversity Institute of Ontario, University of Guelph)
Dirk Steinke (Director, Education and Outreach, Biodiversity Institute of Ontario, University of Guelph)
Sarah Adamowicz (Assistant Professor, Biodiversity Institute of Ontario, University of Guelph)
DNA Day 2016 at the Ontario Science Centre
Dr. Arun Tiwari (Research Fellow, CAMH)
Nasim Monfared, MSc. (Genetic Counsellor, Coordinator-Genome Clinic, Molecular Genetics Laboratory, Center for Genetic Medicine, The Hospital for Sick Children)
Genetics Q & A
We’ve grouped all your questions, expert answers and some great resources into five questions about genetics. Pick a question category below to learn more.
What is Genetic Material?
How is Genetic Information Passed On?
How is Genetic Information Used?
What happens when Genetic Information is Changed?
What are the Societal Implications of Genomics?
Other Topics in Genetics