Tagged: Lectures

Lone Star History of Science Annual Meeting | Writing the Origin with Burned Fingers: Darwin’s Penance for the “Sin of Speculation”

Speaker: Alistair Sponsel, Ph.D., Vanderbilt University When: Friday, April 3, 2015 – 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm Where: Health and Biomedical Sciences Building, Room 267, Main Campus, University of Houston (Click for Map) Cost: FREE and open...

Ethics in Science Lecture Series | Welfare, Work, and Witness: Why Clinical Research Can Survive the Death of a Healthy Subject

Speaker: Laura Stark, Ph.D., Vanderbilt University When: Friday, April 3, 2015 – 12:30 pm to 2:00 pm Where: Health and Biomedical Sciences Building, Room 267, Main Campus, University of Houston (Click for Map) Cost: FREE and open...

Ethics in Science Lecture Series – The Devil’s Heritage: Masuo Kodani, the “Nisei Problem,” and Social Stratification at the Atomic Bomb Casualty Commission in Japan (1946-1954)

When: Wednesday, January 28, 2015 11:00 A.M. – 12:30 P.M. Where: 232 Philip G Hoffman Hall (click for map) This paper focuses on Masuo Kodani, a Japanese American geneticist best known for his work in...

Lectures on Affective Sciences: The synchronized brain in emotional processing

  When: Wednesday, November 12, 2014 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM 267 Health and Biomedical Sciences Building (HBSB)     Speaker: Prof. Jean Grandjean, University of Geneva Host: Prof. Ioannis Pavlidis Emotion recognition in face, body, gesture,...