BRAIN FOOD BREAKFAST: In the Name of Science
21 March 2019
Festival Lab, South Bank

Summary

Science has delivered untold good to humankind…from antibiotics to Wifi…but what about the bad and the ugly sides of scientific experimentation?

What ethical norms have been set aside in the name of ‘the greater good’? Join us for a look back in history at some of the darker sides of science and whether the ends always justified the means.

Ticket price includes a light breakfast.

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Paul Willis

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Paul Willis

Paul Willis' life has centred around telling stories for science, which has seen him on television across the country with the ABC and acting as Director at the Royal Institution...

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Niamh Nic Daéid

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Niamh Nic Daéid

Niamh Nic Daéid is Director of the Leverhulme Research Centre for Forensic Science—a 10-year, £10million centre aiming to disrupt and reframe forensic science within the justice system. For over 24...

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Andrew Crowden

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Andrew Crowden

Andrew Crowden is a practical ethicist and bioethicist with extensive experience in clinical, research and organisational ethics. He is Associate Professor in Philosophy at University of Queensland's School of Historical...

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Eleanor Milligan

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Eleanor Milligan

Eleanor Milligan is a Professor and Deputy Dean of Clinical Education at Griffith University Health Group. She is also Chair of Griffith University's Human Research Ethics committee and has substantial...

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Location

Cultural Forecourt, Melbourne Street, South Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

Age Recommendation

Ages 13+

Session Times

Brain Food Breakfast: In The Name Of Science

21 March 2019

90mins 7:30am

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