The Whole-Body Microbiome Book Launch

Jan 17, 2019
  • Capacity: 60
  • 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Location:
    East Sage, Peter Wall Institute for Advanced Studies
    6331 Crescent Road
    Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z2

Registration is closed.

To Wall Faculty Associates,

Join us at the Peter Wall Institute for a fun and informative evening celebrating the launch of Brett and Jessica Finlay’s new book The Whole-Body Microbiome: How to Harness Microbes–Inside and Out–For Lifelong Health. The evening will include a delicious and ‘gut-healthy’ meal, and entertaining presentations sharing new perspectives on living long and living well through our microbes. There will be books available for sale, and prizes to be won!

Pre-dinner refreshments will be available at 6:00 pm. The presentations will begin at 6:30 pm. A complimentary healthy menu will be served at 7:30 pm (view menu).

You are welcome to bring a guest, but please register as seating is limited.

Brett Finlay is a Peter Wall Distinguished Professor and a Professor in the Michael Smith Laboratories, Microbiology and Immunology, and Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. He is also co-author of the book Let Them Eat Dirt: Saving Your Child from an Oversanitized World.

Jessica Finlay is a postdoctoral research fellow in the Institute for Social Research at the University of Michigan. She collaborates with an interdisciplinary team to identify environmental factors linked to changes in cognitive function, and is developing a new area of applied clinical geography.

Purchase your copy of the book on Amazon.