About DNA Day

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.

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)

Mark Fiume (Co-founder and CEO of DNAStack)

Nasim Monfared, MSc. (Genetic Counsellor, Coordinator-Genome Clinic, Molecular Genetics Laboratory, Center for Genetic Medicine, The Hospital for Sick Children)

 

Partners

Ontario Science Centre Guelph

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.

How is Genetic Information Passed On?

Learn about heredity.

What happens when Genetic Information is Changed?

Learn about mutations and genetic disease.

What are the Societal Implications of Genomics?

Learn about Genomics.

Other Topics in Genetics

Learn about other aspects of genetics.

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