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AAPA 2014 Luncheon tickets available

by Ed Hagen last modified Mar 13, 2014 10:31 PM
The Annual AAPA luncheon will be held on Saturday, April 12 in the Hyatt Imperial Ballroom from 12:00 to 2:00pm. This years speaker is Dr. Emőke Szathmáry. The title of her talk is: Searching for Ancestry: Has Biological History become Biological Destiny?

Buy tickets here:

http://ucalgary.ca/AAPA2014/events/aapa-luncheon

Dr. Emőke Szathmáry is President Emeritus of the University of Manitoba and Senior Scholar in the Department of Anthropology.  Her research has addressed the genetics of the indigenous peoples of North America, focusing on the causes of type-2 diabetes, the genetic relationships within and between North American and Asian peoples, and the microevolution of subarctic and arctic populations.  Her field research involved Ottawa, Ojibwa and Dogrib (Tlicho) peoples in Ontario and the Northwest Territories.  Her publications include over 90 scientific articles and reviews, and she has co-edited three books.


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