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July 2019

Genetics & Social Justice: Personal Genetics in Health, History & Society – Alabama 2019

July 16 - July 18
HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology, 601 Genome Way, NW
Huntsville, AL 35806 United States
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Recent advances in genetic technology mean we have faster and cheaper access to more genetic information about ourselves than ever before. The increased use of genetics offers both promise for benefits and potential for misuse. 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 3-day interdisciplinary professional development workshop,…

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The 18th Annual Summer Institute For K-12 Educators

July 22 - July 25
Inn of the Hills, 1001 Junction Hwy
Kerrville, TX 78028 United States
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pgEd is thrilled to return to the K-12 Summer Institute at Kerrville, TX. This year, our session will be led by pgEd director Ting Wu and advisor George Church, and is titled "Genetics in the past, present and future: From Woolly Mammoths to Genetic Engineering in Outer Space." The K-12 Summer Institute, supported by the Texas A&M Health Science Center, is a 4-day professional development conference that offers an extensive variety of workshops focused on the connections between health and…

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MEDscience Summer Program – talking CRISPR

July 25, 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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Harvard Medical School, 77 Avenue Louis Pasteur
Boston, MA 02115 United States
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Throughout the summer, pgEd will join forces with the HMS MEDscience summer program - a hands-on experience in the fields of biology, health care, and medicine - to talk with their students about genome editing and CRISPR.

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pgEd at JAX Summer Student Program

July 30 - July 31
The Jackson Lab Bar Harbor, ME United States + Google Map

Dana will once again be speaking with students at the Jackson Lab Summer Student Program. This is a 10-week residential program for high school and college students interested in conducting genetics and genomics research.

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