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A public event presented twice-annually

Hamilton Health Sciences (HHS) is committed to the well-being of people. We are passionate about exploring new ideas and we know the importance and power of dialogue. We are proud to present big ideas that matter to our community through a twice-annual speakers series.

Good health is about more than the absence of a disease. Good health is about making good choices. It is about adapting your lifestyle and your own unique circumstances.

Join as we embark on this journey together towards a better understanding of our health and well-being.

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Health fact or fiction? 

OCTOBER 26 2017

Join us for the second
event featuring Timothy Caulfield.

Professor Timothy Caulfield is a communicator who debunks myths and assumptions around health-related science and helps people determine what to believe and what not to believe when it comes to the latest trends. Caulfield is a Canada Research Chair in Health Law and Policy and a Professor in the Faculty of Law and the School of Public Health a the University of Alberta. He is the author of the bestseller, Is Gwyneth Paltrow Wrong About Everything?

Join us as he explores this popular topic on when to believe what you hear.

Eventbrite - Hamilton Health Sciences presents GreatBigIdeas: Health Fact or Fiction?

Past Events

The inaugural GreatBigIdeas event held on March 30th, 2017 featured Dr. BJ Miller. The event sold out in less than a week of being advertised. Dr. Miller explored the timely topic of ‘Life Before Death’ and was joined by a panel of experts from different perspectives.