Genetic Testing and Research

The National Research Council and Institute of Medicine held a symposium to explore the health, policy, and ethical implications of… read more

The National Research Council and Institute of Medicine held a symposium to explore the health, policy, and ethical implications of direct-to-consumer genetic testing.

Scientists in panel four addressed genetic testing and research. Among the topics they discussed were information access, ownership of genetic information, and genetic information as a private commodity. Panelists responded to questions from members of the audience. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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  • K. David Becker Chief Science Officer Pathway Genomics
  • Barbara Bierer Senior Vice President Brigham and Women's Hospital->Research
  • Patricia Ganz Vice Chair University of California, Los Angeles->Department of Health Services
  • David Korn Vice Provost Harvard University->Research
  • Elissa Levin Counselor Navigenics, Inc.->Genetic
  • Joseph McInerney Executive Director National Coalition for Health Professional Education in Genetics
  • Jonathan D. Moreno Professor University of Pennsylvania->Bioethics
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Program ID:
288618-4
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Sep 1, 2009
Last Aired:
Sep 10, 2009

Airing Details

  • Sep 01, 2009 | 9:21am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 07, 2009 | 1:18pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 08, 2009 | 4:22am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 08, 2009 | 4:35pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 10, 2009 | 1:06am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 10, 2009 | 7:06am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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