Personal Genetics Education Project

pgEd Year in Review

pgEd Year in Review 2020 has been a year like no other. Like many of you, the team at pgEd had to make adjustments to our typical way of doing things and find new ways to engage. In spite of the challenges caused by COVID-19, we were able to host workshops, forge new partnerships and […]

Inclusive Public Engagement for Geneticists – A Partnership with GSA

We are excited to announce our new partnership with the Genetics Society of America (GSA). In 2021 we will host a series of workshops for scientists to increase their awareness of the ethical and social dimensions of genetics and encourage a broad societal dialogue. This project will launch at 12:00pm EST, December 8, 2020 with […]

Recorded Presentations Now Available!

While moving all our summer workshops online this year, we made recorded versions of many of our most popular lessons. We know a lot of educators will be teaching online, so we’re making it easier than ever to bring personal genetics education into your classroom by making these pre-recorded lessons available to you as part […]

Online Professional Development Course

As genetic technologies become more widespread, how can our society ensure that education about and access to this information is available to all people? How can we prepare students to make informed choices for themselves and for society? In this 2-week interdisciplinary professional development workshop, we will explore the various ways in which genetics impacts our […]