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Germline in the Sand: Where Should We Draw the Boundaries for Genome Editing?

Progress Educational Trust
Great Hall, Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh, 9 Queen Street, Edinburgh EH2 1JQ
19 March 2019 5.30pm (refreshments), 6.15pm-8pm (panel discussion)

Neva Haites, Emeritus Professor of Medical Genetics at the University of Aberdeen and speaker at the Progress Educational Trust's FREE-to-attend public event 'Germline in the Sand: Where Should We Draw the Boundaries for Genome Editing?', taking place at the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh on the evening of Tuesday 19 March 2019Professor Bruce Whitelaw, Deputy Director of the University of Edinburgh's Roslin Institute and speaker at the Progress Educational Trust's FREE-to-attend public event 'Germline in the Sand: Where Should We Draw the Boundaries for Genome Editing?', taking place at the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh on the evening of Tuesday 19 March 2019A free-to-attend public event about the ethical and scientific boundaries of genome editing, produced by the Progress Educational Trust (PET) and supported by the Scottish Government.

Online booking for this symposium has now closed. If you wish to attend and you have not yet booked, please arrive at the venue in good time and we will take your details at registration.

The event will be chaired by Sandy Starr (Communications Manager at PET). Confirmed speakers include:

This evening event will be preceded by an afternoon symposium in the same venue, exploring related topics in greater depth. Further details of the symposium can be found here.

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