Events of Interest for CHOP Research Trainees
"Exploring Ethical Issues in Genetic Testing"
March 18, 2014
10:00AM - 11:30AM: CTRB 1200B (First floor)
Nancy B. Spinner, PhD, FACMG and Surabhi Mulchandani, MSc, MS, CGC
Nancy B. Spinner, PhD, FACMG
Evelyn Willing Bromley Endowed Chair in Pathology at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Chief, Division of Genomic Diagnostics
Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Senior Genetic Counselor
Division of Genomic Diagnostics
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
What are the unexpected consequences of large-scale genetic sequencing? How much information should be shared? What is the best way to share this information? This session will provide an overview of current genomic standards, discussing the implications and ethical issues related to incidental findings in genetic testing.
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The "Conducting Research at CHOP" seminar series is designed to educate the CHOP workforce on key topics related to the implementation and management of sponsored research.