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Project Title: Human Gene Editing: Scientific, Medical and Ethical Considerations

PIN: IOM-HSP-15-10         

Major Unit:
Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education
Division on Earth and Life Studies
Institute of Medicine
Policy and Global Affairs

Sub Unit:
Board on Life Sciences
Board on Health Sciences Policy
Committee on Science, Technology and Law

RSO:
Bowman, Katherine

Subject/Focus Area:
Biology and Life Sciences; Health and Medicine; Policy for Science and Technology


Human Gene Editing: Scientific, Medical and Ethical Considerations
July 12, 2016 - July 13, 2016
Keck Center
500 5th Street, NW
Washington D.C. 20001



If you would like to attend the sessions of this meeting that are open
to the public or need more information please contact:


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Agenda:

8:00 am Registration

8:15 am Welcome
Alta Charo and Richard Hynes, Committee Co-chairs

8:20 am A Conversation with Francis Collins

9:00 am Panel I: Race and Genetics in US History
Moderator
Ellen Wright Clayton, Committee Member
Speakers
Alondra Nelson, Columbia University
Keith Wailoo, Princeton University

10:00 am Break

10:15 am Panel II: Germline Editing – Ethics, Morality, and Public Policy
Moderator
John Evans, Committee Member
Speakers
Erik Parens, Hastings Center
Ronald Cole-Turner, Pittsburgh Theological Seminary

11:15 am Public Comment (previously submitted questions/comments)

11:45 am Adjourn open session

6:00 – 8:00 pm Committee Dinner
Location
Keck Center Atrium
Special Guest
Congressman George William Foster, Ph.D. (IL-11)

Note: Members of the public may attend as observers. Because space is limited, please contact Joanna Roberts at jroberts@nas.edu no later than Wed July 6 if you would like to attend this open session.




Closed Session Summary Posted After the Meeting

The following committee members were present at the closed sessions of the meeting:
Beier
Charo
Clayton
Coller
Evans
Hynes
Izpisua Belmonte
Jaenisch
Kahn
Levy-Lahad
Lovell-Badge
Marchant
Merchant
Naldini
Pei
Porteus
Scheufele
Serageldin
Terry
Weissman
Yamamoto

The following topics were discussed in the closed sessions:
The committee discussed its draft report.

The following materials (written documents) were made available to the committee in the closed sessions:
none.

Date of posting of Closed Session Summary: September 9, 2016