Presented twice a year, the LFS Research Café is a one hour presentation by a researcher in the Faculty of Land and Food Systems.
In accordance with recommendations from the Office of the Provincial Medical Health Officer, BC Centre for Disease Control and Ministry of Health, we are postponing the LFS Research Café until further notice. Please check back here for updates.
Speaker: Justin Henry, Business Director, Aquaculture Certificate Program
Justin Henry, BSc., MEng., RPBio, leads an aquaculture consulting and advisory company and is the Business Director for the new Graduate Certificate in Aquaculture at UBC - the only graduate-level aquaculture program offered in Western Canada.
Topic: Launching the UBC Aquaculture Program
B.C. is the largest producer of farmed seafood in Canada, with more than 700 farms in the province. Justin will present on the industry today, what research is currently underway, and the new Graduate Certificate in Aquaculture.
Past Research Cafés:
Dr. Stefanska presented her research findings in a presentation titled Eating the right foods to prevent disease: how your diet impacts DNA and gene functioning, and the link to long-term health outcomes.