Past Scientech Programs in 2017



1/9/2017 --- Introduction to Pharmacogenomics

Speaker: David Kisor --- Pharm.D, Professor and Chair, Pharmaceutical Sciences Director, Master of Science in Pharmacogenomics Program, Manchester University
(Email: dfkisor@Manchester.edu) (Sponsored By: Carl Holl)

(Scribe Summary: HERE)




1/16/2017 --- Can a New Understanding of the History of Science Lead to a New Future in Education?

Speaker: Chris Edwards --- Dr. Chris Edwards has taught in Indiana’s public schools for fifteen years and currently directs a Scientech Foundation grant dedicated to a new way of educating teachers of science. Chris is also an adjunct professor at the graduate school of University of Indianapolis where these new teacher education concepts are being implemented with the help of a generous grant from the Scientech Foundation.
(Email: edwardsscedward@aol.com) (Sponsored By: Jeff Rasley)

(Scribe Summary: HERE)




1/23/2017 --- Ancient Pigment Solves Modern Crime

Speaker: Gregory D. Smith, Ph.D --- Otto N. Frenzel III Senior Conservation Scientist, Indianapolis Museum of Art
(Email: gdsmith@imamuseum.org ) (Sponsored By: Bonnie Carter)

(Scribe Summary: HERE)




1/30/2017 --- What Will We Discover? The Next Decade of Space Exploration

Speaker: Greg McCauley --- Executive Director/CEO Link Observatory Space Science Institute
(Email: kwilliams@linkobservatory.org) (Sponsored By: Jeff Rasley)

(Scribe Summary: HERE)




2/6/2017 --- Does the world get fed in 2050?

Speaker: Vahid Aidun --- Ph.D. in crop breeding & genetics. Holds the position of Licensing Leader at Dow AgroSciences
(Email: vlaidun@dow.com) (Sponsored By: Bonnie Carter )

(Scribe Summary: HERE)




2/13/2017 --- 19th and early 20th century photographic techniques and aesthetics

Speaker: David Beatty --- BA in philosophy from Indiana University and a masters of science in psychiatric mental health nursing, retired last year after 25 years of working in consultation liaison psychiatry; Professional photographer
(Email: davbeatty@yahoo.com) (Sponsored By: Jeff Rasley)

(Scribe Summary: HERE)




2/20/2017 --- Bridging the Past with the Future

Speaker: Allen Patterson --- Director of Hamilton County Parks
(Email: allen.patterson@hamiltoncounty.in.gov) (Sponsored By: James Dillon)

(Scribe Summary: HERE)




2/27/2017 --- How to Craft a Heroin Epidemic

Speaker: Daniel Rusyniak --- Professor of Emergency Medicine, Medical Director, Indiana Poison Center,Indiana University
(Email: DRusynia@IUHealth.org) (Sponsored By: Martin Meisenheimer)

(Scribe Summary: HERE)




3/6/2017 --- Differences of health care in the US and France

Speaker: Rudy Rouhana --- Physician--recently retired from family practice in Indianapolis (Sponsored By: Russell judd)

(Scribe Summary: HERE)




3/13/2017 --- Bees and honey production

Speaker: Jerry Zimmerman --- Member of Bee Keepers of Indiana:retired from University of Indianapolis. Is a member of the Scientech club
(Email: DrPhysio@mac.com) (Sponsored By: Russell judd)

(Scribe Summary: HERE)




3/20/2017 --- TOUR--- Air Force Museum/ Wright Patterson Air Force Base, DAyton, OH

(Sponsored By: James L. Bettner)

(Scribe Summary: HERE)