Dr. Mehrdad Hajibabaei will be presenting a public lecture at 11:15am on Wednesday, November 28th, at the Canada Science and Technology Museum in Ottawa. The public lecture is part of “Genomics: The Power and the Promise”, a Gairdner Foundation-Genome Canada State-of-the-Science event. The title of the talk will be “Genomics for Biodiversity”. More information on the lecture can be found here and registration information can be found here (registration is free for the talk itself, but Museum admission fees apply). A registration form for teachers of grades 9 – 12 who would like their students to attend is available here.