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CRISPR Governance:
Regulating the Power of Gene Editing

Date February 21, 2020

Time 9:00am

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Eagleton Institute of Politics, Douglass Campus, 191 Ryders Lane, New Brunswick, NJ

Cost FREE RSVP For Rutgers Graduate Students, Post-Doctoral Fellows, and Faculty/Staff

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CRISPR Governance:
Regulating the Power of Gene Editing

An Eagleton Science and Politics Workshop: Join us and Jonathan Moreno, Patrick Hill, and Wise Young for a discussion on the powers and limits of regulation of gene editing technology in light of politics, public safety, social values, and freedom of academic pursuit.
An interactive exercise on gene drive technology will follow.
Speakers Include:

Jonathan Moreno, PhD
David and Lyn Silfen University Professor of Ethics, University of Pennsylvania

 

T. Patrick Hill, PhD
Associate Professor, Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy, Rutgers University

 

Wise Young, MD, PhD
Richard H. Shindell Chair of Neuroscience, W. M. Keck Center for Collaborative Neuroscience, Rutgers University

 

 

 

The Eagleton Science and Politics Workshop series is offered in collaboration with the following partners: The Boggs Center on Developmental Disabilities, Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School; Rutgers Biomedical & Health Sciences; Departments of Neuroscience & Cell Biology and Pediatrics, Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School; Division of Life Sciences; Graduate School-New Brunswick; Office of the Executive Dean, Rutgers School of Environmental and Biological Sciences; The Rutgers University iJOBS program; Rutgers Brain Health Institute; Science Policy and Advocacy at Rutgers (SPAR), a graduate student organization; Institute of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences; and Rutgers Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy.
For more information about the Eagleton Science and Politics Workshop, including how to become a campus collaborator, contact Anna Dulencin at anna.dulencin@eagleton.rutgers.edu or 848-932-8309.