Opening Reception and Halifax Explosion Panel

11 October, 2017, 6:00pm – 9:30pm

OPENING RECEPTION at 6 PM, Dalhousie Art Gallery

HALIFAX EXPLOSION PANEL at 7 PM, Sir James Dunn Theatre, with reception in Gallery to follow.

Open to the public, this free event will explore how the Halifax Explosion lead to the development and professionalization of multiple health and social service professions, how it changed the physical features of the city, and how it has been commemorated and memorialized over the last 100 years.

Featuring a broad range of experts representing the fields of history, architecture, sociology and anthropology, nursing, pharmacy, social work and emergency response, each panelist will give a short presentation before opening the floor to a facilitated dialogue with attendees.

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