Lecture: What Can Bats Teach People About Health, Wealth, and Long Life?

Submitted by admin on Fri, 09/13/2013 - 22:49
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Bats
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Lecture Theatre, National Botanic Gardens, Glasnevin, Dublin 9

The IBIOLI, in collaboration with NCE-MSTL and The National Botanic Gardens, Dublin, invites members, their families and friends, to this free keynote Public Lecture, titled, "What can bats teach people about health, wealth and long life? ". This lecture will take place in the beautiful surroundings of the National Botanic Gardens, on Wednesday, November 13th 2013, at 8:00pm, and will be presented by: Professor Emma Teeling, School of Biology and Environmental Sciences, UCD.

Participants will be enabled to engage in discussion and debate with Professor Teeling during the question and answer session.  For further information please contact: Dr. Maeve Liston  NCE-MSTL (Mary Immaculate College)  Email: maeve.liston@mic.ul.ie  Phone: (061) 774726


About the Speaker:

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Professor Emma Teeling

Professor Emma Teeling has a BSc in Zoology from UCD and an MSc in Animal Behaviour and Animal Welfare from the University of Edinburgh. She received her PhD from Queen's University Belfast in Molecular Phylogenetics and completed a post-doctoral fellowship at the National Cancer Institute of the National Institutes of Health, USA.  Professor Teeling is a Professor in the School of Biology and Environmental Science there. She was the recipient of the President of Ireland Young Researcher Award and is currently the holder of a European Research Council Starting grant.