Personal Genetics Education Project

Industry Forum for Forging Community Partnerships – Attendees

  • Charles Baldanza, Assistant Pastor, Christ the King Presbyterian Church – Jamaica Plain/Roxbury
  • Nathan Barczi, Associate Pastor, Christ the King Presbyterian Church – Cambridge
  • Luis Belen, Chief Executive Officer, National Health IT Collaborative for the Underserved
  • Katrine Bosley, Chief Executive Officer, Editas Medicine
  • Kasia Bryc, Senior Population Geneticist, 23andMe
  • Mike Cahill, Writer, Producer, Director (incl. Another EarthI OriginsThe Path)
  • Wendy Calhoun, Writer, Producer, Narrative Consultant (incl. Nashville, JustifiedEmpire)
  • Shakir Cannon, Co-founder, Minority Coalition for Precision Medicine
  • Kelly Carter, Relative of Lacks Family
  • George Church, Professor, Department of Genetics, Harvard Medical School; Director, Personal Genome Project
  • Mirza Cifric, Chief Executive Officer, Veritas Genetics
  • James Corbett, Senior Vice President of Community Health and Values Integration, Centura Health
  • Sandy Delaney, Assistant to Jeri Lacks-Whye
  • Radoje Drmanac, Director and Chief Scientific Officer, Complete Genomics; Senior Vice President, BGI
  • Carla Easter, Chief of Education and Community Involvement Branch, National Human Genomic Research Institute
  • Michael Friend, Founder, Health Ministries Network; Co-founder, Minority Coalition for Precision Medicine
  • Marnie Gelbart, Director of Programs, Personal Genetics Education Project, Harvard Medical School
  • Maurice Godfrey, Professor, Munroe-Meyer Institute, University of Nebraska
  • Linda Grisham, Executive Director, Center for Teaching, Learning & Technology Innovation, Massachusetts Bay Community College
  • Sean Harrold, Bioethics and Science Policy Intern, Editas Medicine
  • Trisha Hautea, Experiment in Art Science Engagement Intern, Personal Genetics Education Project, Harvard Medical School
  • Tim Hunt, Senior Vice President of Corporate Affairs, Editas Medicine
  • Doyle Karr, Director of Biotechnology Public Policy, DuPont
  • Gaurav Kaushik, Scientific Program Manager, Seven Bridges Genomics
  • Esther Kim, Clinical Education Manager, 23andMe
  • Johnny Kung, Director of New Initiatives, Personal Genetics Education Project, Harvard Medical School
  • Jeri Lack-Whye, Granddaughter of Henrietta Lacks
  • Lei Li, Vice President of Clinical & Regulatory Affairs, Veritas Genetics
  • Richard Lumb, Chief Executive Officer, Front Line Genomics
  • Jeantine Lunshof, Assistant Professor, University of Groningen; Ethics Consultant, Harvard Medical School
  • Ann Merchant, Deputy Executive Director for Communications, National Academies; The Science & Entertainment Exchange
  • Andrew Michael, Legal Intern, Centura Health
  • Fabienne Mondesir, Biology Teacher, Boston Latin Academy
  • Sharon Namaroff, Genetic Counselor, Veritas Genetics
  • Jacob Okada, Writer, Director (incl. CurtisPainting the Way to the Moon)
  • Robert Palay, Chief Executive Officer, Tactics II Stem Cell Partners General Partner LLC
  • Matthew Rabinowitz, Chief Executive Officer, Natera
  • Erica Ramos, Clinical Executive – Healthy Genome Initiatives and Staff Genetic Counselor, Illumina
  • Samantha Schilit, pgEd Affiliate; PhD Candidate, Harvard Medical School
  • Kristen Shannon, Director and Senior Genetic Counselor, Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center Genetics Program
  • Michelle Song, pgEd Volunteer
  • Aaron Stone, Science Teacher, Boston Day and Evening Academy
  • Carylanna Taylor, Writer, Producer (incl. Painting the Way to the Moon)
  • Lauren Tomaselli, Director of Curriculum and Training, Personal Genetics Education Project, Harvard Medical School
  • Angela Tucker, Writer, Producer, Director (incl. (A)SexualBlack Folk Don’t)
  • Ting Wu, Director and Co-founder, Personal Genetics Education Project; Professor, Department of Genetics, Harvard Medical School