LSC Art Gallery; Students who submitted art to the Bearkats Read to Succeed art contest in response to the book The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks will be recognized at this reception. Prize winners ...
Dr. Rhonda Callaway Women and Cancer: Patient, Human Subject, Victim and Survivor. What were and are women?s rights when it comes to cancer treatment? How are women changing how cancer research is conducted?...
Dr. Donovan Haines Chemistry That's Personal: Drugs, Herbs, Sugar, and Cancer Does sugar cause cancer? Can the food you eat change how prescribed drugs act in your body? How can your genetics affect...
Dr. Diana Buccafurni-Huber On The Moral Value of Dignity Dr. Buccafurni-Huber will discuss the moral value of dignity as it relates to the context of biomedical research. She will discuss what valuing...
Dr. Bernadette Pruitt, Moderator Hot Topics Expert Panel Discussion Race, Disease, Gender, and Education: Issues Raised in the Book The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
Dr. Todd Primm - Science of Immortal Cells LSC Ballroom What are immortal cells? How are they related to cancer? How have HeLa cells been involved in biomedical research? Answers to these and other ...
SHSU students Risa Mitchell and Erik Johnson interview Sonny Lacks. Sonny gives audiences a sincere first-person perspective on the collision between ethics, race and the commercialization of human tissue...