REMEDI and St. Angela’s College, Sligo have teamed up to co-host a screening of Stem Cell Revolutions.
The Galway Science & Technology Festival 2012 kicks off Monday November 12th. The Regenerative Medicine Institute (REMEDI) of NUI Galway and St. Angela’s College, Co. Sligo have teamed up to co-host a screening of Stem Cell Revolutions- Vision of the Future, an award winning documentary. Featuring beautiful hand-drawn animations and interviews with leading stem cell scientists, STEM CELL REVOLUTIONS charts the history and scientific evolution of stem cell research – from the earliest experiments that first revealed stem cells in the body, to leading current scientific and clinical developments.
The screening will take place in the Virginia Henderson Lecture Theatre at St. Angela’s College, Sligo at 19:00. The film will be introduced by Danielle Nicholson, Outreach Officer at REMEDI and www.EuroStemCell.org and a question and answer session will follow led by Dr. Louise Mylotte, Lecturer at St. Angela’s College. This event is free and everyone is very welcome.
The Minister for Skills, Research and Innovation, Mr Damien English T.D., and Professor Orla Feely, Chairperson of the Irish Research Council, recently presented REMEDI researcher Dr Aideen Ryan with an award in recognition of her selection and participation in the Lindau Nobel Laureate Meetings.