The IBIOLI in conjunction with the NCE-MSTL, host the Biology for Today: Biotechnology for Life Symposium at the University of Limerick. The aim of the symposium is to help second-level biology students with difficult concepts from the biology syllabus while also giving them added information beyond the scope of the syllabus.
University Concert Hall, University of Limerick, Limerick
The IBIOLI and in collaboration with the NCE-MSTL invite you to a lecture titled “The Biology of Cancer”, presented by Dr Patrick Kiely. This talk is aimed at second level teachers and the general public and it is designed as an overview of the disease. It will take the audience on a journey right through the Hallmarks of cancer, the causes of cancer, cancer prevention and cancer diagnosis and will describe how some cancer treatments work.
The IBIOLI invites all members to the 2011 AGM, at 7pm and followed by a Keynote Lecture at 8pm. The Keynote Lecture, titled “Dentistry in the Molecular Age: Success from Biology”, will be presented by Professor Brian O'Connell, and will cover issues about stem cells, bioengineering and some genetic topics and will of interest for the non-dental and dental audience alike.
The IBIOLI is celebrating 27 Years of Biology Today ‘as Gaeilge’. To celebrate we are running two training sessions that will include lectures and field forays, ‘as Gaeilge’, for about 300 trainee primary teachers will be held in Inis Meáin, Aran Islands. This is the second of these activities.