International Symposium on Genomics and Society

November 13-14, 2017

Invited speakers:

  • Eric Juengst (University of North Carolina) 
  • Don Chalmers (University of Tasmania)
  • Jane Kaye (HeLEX, University of Oxford)
  • Alastair V. Campbell (National University of Singapore)
  • Anna Middleton (Sanger Institute)
  • Ainsley Newson (University of Sydney)
  • ……and more!!

Genome ELSI Kyoto 2017 is an international symposium on ELSI, organized by LeadER research program (ELSI Research Program funded by the AMED, Japan).

Topics Covered

  • ELSI
  • Informed consent
  • Data sharing
  • Biobank
  • Return of results
  • e-Consent
  • Global collaboration
  • Patient engagement


LeadER Research Program funded by the AMED(Japan Agency for Medical Research and Development)(PI: Prof. Kazuto Kato, Department of Biomedical Ethics and Public Policy, Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka university)


 (Leading the way to Genomic Medicine by ELSI Research Program)

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