All talks begin at 7pm, doors open at 6pm. Before the talk begins, join us in a set of interactive, hands-on activities and scientific demonstrations related to the evening's talk.
Date: Wednesday, May 30, 2018
Talk: What’s App with your health? Exploring technology applications for your wellness
Speaker: Leeann Waddington, MSN Faculty of Health
Dr. Karen Davison, Faculty of Science and Horticulture
Abstract:Canadians recognize the value of being healthy yet we struggle to do what is best for our minds and bodies. There are a variety of electronic tools available to support healthy lifestyles. In this interactive presentation, we will explore the science of human behaviour, nutrition, physical activity, and sleep that optimize physical and mental functioning. Let’s explore how apps can support your journey to wellness.
The KPU-Science World Speaker Series is a partnership developed between KPU and Science World that supports the expansion of science in our communities. Join us for our third season of talks that work to engage, entertain and educate guests with fascinating insights into the world of science.
Places to go nearby approx. 15 minutes away
Bodega on Main
Spanish restaurant serves up sharing plates.More info
Asian-inspired sharing plates such as chicken wings and fried rice.More info
Craft Beer Market
Over 140 beers on tap complement burgers and flatbreads.More info
Steel Toad Brewpub & Dining Hall
Heritage building houses brewpub with dishes like steak frites, black cod, and gnocchi.More info
European bakery specializing in artisan breads and traditional pretzels. Sandwiches, soups, salads, pastries, desserts.More info
The Flying Pig
Casual "nouveau Canadian bistro" serves hearty beef and seafood dishes.More info