Reel Science: Gattaca

NOV 11 | 6:30-9:30PM

With Gina Westhoff, MD, Gynecologic Oncology, Legacy Medical Group

Doors Open @ 6:15PM



6:30-7:30PM | Lecture and Q&A: Genetics in the Real World: How are we using DNA sequencing and gene therapy to improve health and wellness? In this talk, Dr. Westhoff will explain how genetics are used to determine current medical treatments to improve a person’s health and wellness. She will describe the structure and function of DNA and explain the benefits of Next Generation Sequencing and how it will advance our knowledge of the human genome.

7:30PM | Movie (Duration: 106 mins. | Rating: PG-13)



A genetically inferior man assumes the identity of a superior one in order to pursue his lifelong dream of space travel. Starring Ethan Hawke, Uma Thurman & Jude Law.

Watch and learn at The Empirical Theater as OMSI brings the science of your favorite movies to life on the big screen. Perfect for science and film lovers alike, this monthly series combines the best of Science Pub with the fun of movie night, bringing in experts to amplify your movie-watching experience.