Biology Graduate Research ForumWestern Science

8th Annual Biology Graduate Research Forum - 2017

Presented by the Graduate Students of the Department of Biology, Western University
Thursday, October 19th and Friday, October 20th, 2017

Keynote Speaker

Mary Lou Nicholson, PhD
Program Technical Leader - Biology Services
RCMP National Forensic Laboratory Services
The BGRF 2017 organizing committee is proud to present Dr. Mary Lou Nicholson from the RCMP National Forensic Laboratory as the keynote speaker for BGRF 2017. Dr. Nicholson earned both her Honours Standing in Genetics and her PhD in Molcular Biology from the University of Western Ontario.  After Western, Dr. Nicholson spent time as a postdoctoral Fellow at the National Centers for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta, Georgia. Upon the completion of her PDF, Dr. Nicholson began her time at the RCMP, where she has held a number of positions. Dr. Nicholson will present her talk "Forensic DNA Analysis at the RCMP National Forensic Laboratory Services" on Thursday, October 19th at 5:45 in Physics and Astronomy, Rm 148 (PAB 148). Please join us after the lecture for a reception in the Physics and Astronomy Atrium.