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Gene Editing: From Innovative Science to Effective Policy

When May 25, 2017
from 12:00 PM to 05:00 PM
Where The Møller Centre, Cambridge
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The pace of scientific innovation in and around the life sciences has never been faster, and the implications of many of these innovations pose significant issues for policy-makers, especially for applications relating to human health. Join leading international experts as they explore how we can balance an accurate understanding of complex biomedical science against ethical, legal and social issues to develop robust and effective policy.

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Keynote Speakers:

Prof. Bartha Knoppers, Director, Centre of Genomics and Policy, McGill
Dr Eric Meslin, President and CEO, Council of Canadian Academies

Supported by speakers from the University of Cambridge Centre for Law,
Medicine and Policy and the Department of History and Philosophy of
Science, including Dr. Rumiana Yotova (LML), and Prof. Tim Lewens (Cambridge HPS).