Session 2: GE3LS at the Intersection of Genomics Research and Clinical Practice

Sunday, 19 April, 2015 - 10:45 to 12:45


Vardit Ravitsky
Vardit Ravitsky
University of Montreal

This session will focus on ethical, social, and economic issues at the evolving interface of research and clinical care in light of new genomics technologies, including implications for policy. It will address areas such as whole genome sequencing, non-invasive prenatal testing, biobanking, and other large-scale genomic data, with a focus on informed consent, communication of results and incidental findings. The session will cover the perspectives of researchers, clinicians, patients, and their families.

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