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Dr. Richard Stace-Smith Lecture - On Zoom
A bit of history: The annual series is dedicated to the late Dr. Richard Stace-Smith (1924 – 2017) who served as president of Brock House Society, 1995 – 1997. A UBC alumnus—he worked as a research plant pathologist specializing in viruses with Agriculture Canada for 39 years. In 1999, he was honoured with the Order of British Columbia for his leadership to protect biodiversity and to conserve the environment for future generations. The series began in May 2015, featuring speakers in his field. Over the years, the themes varied but the series continue to highlight important and relevant topics for our society.
Wednesday, May 5th at 1:30pm - Dr. Richard Stace-Smith Lecture (On Zoom) "Vancouver's Other Pandemic: Mental Health, Drug Abuse, Homelessness and Crime" with Dr. Bill MacEwan. Dr Bill MacEwan, Former Head, Department of Psychiatry at St Paul’s Hospital and Clinical Professor, Department of Psychiatry at the University of British Columbia will speak to Brock House members about Vancouver's Other Pandemic: Mental Health, Drug Abuse, Homelessness and Crime. The lecture is free for members this year!
Wednesday, May 5, 2021, 1:30 PM until 2:30 PM
Note: If you don't have access to the Zoom application on a computer, tablet or smart phone, Zoom presentations are also available by dialing in using a landline or cellphone. On the day and time of the course, call 778-907-2071 (within Metro Vancouver) and enter the Meeting ID and Passcode that were given after registering for the course. If you live outside of metro Vancouver, please look up the local phone number for your location at https://zoom.us/u/akJIpJnoy (The calls are muted when you join the meeting, to unmute yourself, please press *6 (as per instructions on the phone).
Registration cancellations will be accepted