Events

Past Event

PM & Society: Gail Geller, ScD, MHS

March 19, 2018
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Rm. 10-405A&B, Irving Institute for Clinical and Translational Research, 10th Floor, Presbyterian Hospital (PH) Building, 622 W. 168th Street 

Advances in genomics are contributing to the development of more effective approaches to the prevention, treatment and control of infectious diseases (IDs). In this talk, I will describe the ethical, legal, and social implications (ELSIs) of recent discoveries in host and pathogen genomics relevant to HIV and Hepatitis C, paying particular attention to the needs and concerns of marginalized populations.

Seminar on Ethical, Legal and Social Implications of Genetics

Center for Research on Ethical/Legal/Social Implications of Psychiatric, Neurologic & Behavioral Genetics

Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University Medical Center

Upcoming Presentations

April 16th – Vence Bonham, Jr., JD, Office of the Director and Social & Behavioral Research

Branch, NHGRI

May 18th – Robert Krueger, PhD, Dept. of Psychology, University of Minnesota

 

For further information or to convey suggestions about future speakers, contact Paul S. Appelbaum, MD, Director, Center for Research on Ethical/Legal/Social Implications of Psychiatric, Neurologic & Behavioral Genetics, Department of Psychiatry, at 646-774-8630 or psa21@columbia.edu.