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Wednesday, January 14, 2009

Stem Cell Film, Discussion Tonight at Tivoli Theatre

Posted By on Wed, Jan 14, 2009 at 8:47 AM

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A national debate over politics and science comes to town tonight when the Tivoli Theatre hosts a 7 p.m. special screening of The Accidental Advocate. The film by former Dateline NBC producer Jessica Gerstle explores the challenges her father and family face after a bicycle accident leaves him paralyzed from the neck down.

After the screening, the Missouri Coalition for Lifesaving Cures will co-host a public discussion about the documentary and recent stem cell advances.

A trailer of the film and list of panelists after the jump. Tonight's speakers include:


 

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