May 5, 1999 – Judy Gobert: “Colonialism Through Biopiracy: Genetic Research in Native Communities”

Wednesday, May 5 | 4:00 pm | Oakes Mural Room

Dr. Gobert will present a slide-show on current genetic research projects which affect Native peoples. Gobert, a member of the Blackfeet, Nakota, and Salish tribes, is a microbiologist and a biochemist. She has participated in activism against the Human Genome Diversity Project, and serves as the science advisor to the Montana-Wyoming Area Indian Health Board.

Sponsored by the Native American Studies Research Cluster.