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Neuropsychiatric Conditions and Genetic Variation – Is Autism Really a Disease?

May 17, 2021 - 4:00 pm
Daniel Geschwind M.D. Ph.D, Gordon and Virginia MacDonald Distinguished Professor, Neurology, Psychiatry, and Human Genetics; Senior Associate Dean and Associate Vice Chancellor, Precision Health; Director, Institute of ... Read more »

Should We Be Conducting Genomic Screening in US Adults to Assess Risk of Future Disease?

April 8, 2021 - 4:00 pm
David L. Veenstra, PharmD, PhD, Professor and Associate Director, Comparative Health Outcomes, Policy & Economics (CHOICE) Institute, Department of Pharmacy, University of Washington Rapidly decreasing genetic testing costs ... Read more »

Do Genetic Findings Impact Perceptions of Responsibility? A Public Virtual Symposium

May 28, 2021 - 9:00 am
When: May 28, 2021 Time: 9 a.m.–3 p.m. Eastern Time Registration is free Since the start of the Human Genome Project, bioethicists and geneticists have speculated that ... Read more »

Precision Cancer Medicine: What About the Germline?

March 15, 2021 - 12:00 pm
Steven Joffe, MD, Founders Professor Medical Ethics and Health Policy, Professor of Pediatrics, Interim Chair, Department of Medical Ethics and Health Policy, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of ... Read more »

Challenging Issues in Genetic Testing: Clinical Utility and Variants of Uncertain Significance

February 22, 2021 - 12:00 pm
Watch Recording Susan Domchek, MD, Director, Basser Center for BRCA, Abramson Cancer Center, Basser Professor in Oncology, University of Pennsylvania Seminar on Ethical, Legal and Social ... Read more »

Understanding Genes

January 11, 2021 - 12:00 pm
Kostas Kampourakis, PhD, Section of Biology and IUFE, University of Geneva Seminar on Ethical, Legal and Social Implications of Genetics Center for Research on Ethical/Legal/Social Implications of Psychiatric, ... Read more »

Dec. 14, 2020: Genetic Testing and Gene Therapy in Israel

November 14, 2020 - 12:00 am
Ruth Landau, PhD, Professor Emerita in Social Work, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Member, Israel National Bioethics Council After describing the Israeli healthcare system, Prof. Landau will present ... Read more »

Nov 16, 2020: Enhancing Clinical Translation of Genetic and Genomic Information with Communication Research

October 16, 2020 - 12:00 am
The video of this talk is available online at https://youtu.be/VkjW6uaOXvc Kimberly Kaphingst, PhD, Professor, Department of Communication at the University of Utah, Director of Cancer Communication Research ... Read more »

Oct 19, 2020: Empowering Young People as Decision-Makers in Predictive Mental Health

Ilina Singh, PhD, Professor of Neuroscience & Society, Department of Psychiatry, University of Oxford; Co-Director, Oxford Wellcome Centre for Ethics & Humanities From digital phenotyping to genetic tests ... Read more »

Sept. 21, 2020: Genetic Testing for the Restitution of Identity of Victims of Appropriation at Birth by the Military Dictatorship in Argentina: Ethical, Legal and Psychosocial Aspects

Victor Penchaszade, MD, MSPH,  Graduate Program in Genetics, Human Rights and Society, Universidad Nacional de Tres de Febrero, Buenos Aires, Argentina During the bloody Argentine dictatorship ... Read more »
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