San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
McMaster Children and Youth University
Who Has More Cooties, Boys Or Girls?
Dr. Dawn Bowdish
29th April, 2017 11:00am to 12:00 noon
Have you ever been told that boys or girls have cooties? It's true! Boys and girls, men and women, all have different immune systems and they get sick differently. In fact, differences in the immune system of boys and girls affects your health, and even how long you live. Join us for the answer to the age old question: who has more cooties, boys or girls?
About the speaker:
Dr. Dawn Bowdish is an Associate Professor at McMaster University and a Canada Research Chair in Aging & Immunity. She is a born and bred Hamiltonian with a brief 13 year absence while she completed her undergraduate degree at University of Guelph, PhD at University of British Columbia and lastly, PDF at the University of Oxford. When she was young and completed a high school co-op placement at McMaster, she thought being a scientist was the most glamourous job in the world!
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McMaster Children and Youth University (MCYU)