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We’re putting research under the microscope

Mark your calendar and plan to attend these exciting and informative lectures and special events at the Great Lakes Science Center in Cleveland, Ohio that showcase biomedical research into diabetes, obesity and cardiovascular disease.

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  • Tuesday, April 21, 2015

    Distance Learning - DNA Days: Genetics and Clinical Trials at 1:00 PM

    Find out how DNA, genetics, and molecular methods are an important part of clinical trials studying diabetes, obesity, and heart disease.

    Designed for students in grades 7 through 12, the BMT: STEM distance learning programs explore the links between diabetes, obesity and cardiovascular disease. Northeast Ohio medical researchers share their cutting edge approaches to disease prevention and management. BMT: STEM programs are aligned with the Ohio Department of Education Science, Mathematics, and Technology Content Standards and National Science Education Standards. Due to the nature of the health care industry, dates and speakers are subject to change. To register, please contact John Ramicone, NOTA Program Manager at WVIZ, 216-916-6260, or john.ramicone@ideastream.org.

  • Friday, April 24, 2015

    Speaker Series and National DNA Days Celebration - Genetics and Clinical Trials at 10:30 AM

    Celebrate DNA Days with us! Discover the inner workings of your genome with hands-on activities. extract your own DNA, build a double helix and use the tools of genetic science. Learn about DNA, genetics, and molecular methods used in local clinical trials studying diabetes, obesity, and heart disease. Find out how you can make a difference through research.

    This is a two day event, April 24 (10:30 AM-1:00 PM) and April 24, 2015 (11:00 AM-3:00) at Great Lakes Science Center. Free program with paid admission to Great Lakes Science Center. Advance reservations are required for school groups. Please call 216-621-2400 (M-F, 9 AM to 5:30 PM) and ask your reservationist for times and details.

  • Saturday, April 25, 2015

    National DNA Days Celebration - Genetics and Clinical Trials at 11:00 AM

    Celebrate DNA Days with us! Discover the inner workings of your genome with hands-on activities. extract your own DNA, build a double helix and use the tools of genetic science. Learn about DNA, genetics, and molecular methods used in local clinical trials studying diabetes, obesity, and heart disease. Find out how you can make a difference through research.

    This is a two day event, April 24 (10:30 AM-1:00 PM) and April 24, 2015 (11:00 AM-3:00) at Great Lakes Science Center. Free program with paid admission to Great Lakes Science Center. Advance reservations are required for school groups. Please call 216-621-2400 (M-F, 9 AM to 5:30 PM) and ask your reservationist for times and details.

  • Friday, May 1, 2015

    National Lab Day Celebration at 10:30 AM

    Become a medical laboratory or research technician for a day. Discover how medical laboratory professionals are involved in clincial trials studying diabetes, obesity, and heart disease. Explore medical testing methods used to diagnose disease and conduct medical research. Visit with representative from local medical institutions to learn about laboratory careers. Hands-on activites.

    Join us on Friday, May 1, 10:30 AM to 1:00 PM or Saturday, May 2, 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM. Free program with paid admission to Great Lakes Science Center. Advance reservations are required for school groups. Please call 216-621-2400 (M-F, 9 AM to 5:30 PM) and ask your reservationist for times and details.

  • Saturday, May 2, 2015

    National Lab Day Celebration at 11:00 AM

    Become a medical laboratory or research technician for a day. Discover how medical laboratory professionals are involved in clincial trials studying diabetes, obesity, and heart disease. Explore medical testing methods used to diagnose disease and conduct medical research. Visit with representative from local medical institutions to learn about laboratory careers. Hands-on activites.

    Join us on Friday, May 1, 10:30 AM to 1:00 PM or Saturday, May 2, 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM. Free program with paid admission to Great Lakes Science Center. Advance reservations are required for school groups. Please call 216-621-2400 (M-F, 9 AM to 5:30 PM) and ask your reservationist for times and details.