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Fellows in Caribbean Academic Leadership
FCAL 2022 Conference
November 18, 2022

Marine Station

St. George's University

True Blue, Grenada

Learn from conservation leaders in the Caribbean and from around the world


The first annual FCAL conference took place on November 19, 2021. It included plenaries from keynote speakers actively engaged in local and global marine conservation; invited talks from regional experts and alumni from different sectors in the Caribbean; workshops on tools to enhance visual and written communication skills; and a panel where Marine, Wildlife & Conservation Biology alumni from St. George's University discussed their experiences navigating academia, NGOs, and government. The overwhelming positive feedback from attendees highlighted the need for such an event and the next one will take place on November 18, 2022. 



Friday, November 18, 2022 8:30AM–4:30PM

Plenary: Dr. Kenneth B. Storey

The Living Dead and the Control of Biological Time

Keynote speaker, Dr. Kenneth B. Storey, Ph.D., F.R.S.C., is a Professor of Biochemistry at Carleton University in Ottawa and holds the Canada Research Chair in Molecular Physiology. He is among the top 2% of highly cited scientists in the world. His plenary focused on stresses that can trigger "the living dead" – animals that are alive but show no apparent life signs, is sure to keep you on the edge of your seats!


Stay tuned for updates on registration for these events!

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