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Videos of the lecture series “Genomics in Perspective”

///Videos of the lecture series “Genomics in Perspective”

Videos of the lecture series “Genomics in Perspective”

Videos of the lecture series “Genomics in Perspective” are now available online via the series website: http://www.nlm.nih.gov/hmd/happening/seminars/lectureseries.html

The lectures in this series were held at the National Institutes of Health, May-June 2006. They presented historical and social science perspectives on genomics to an audience of scientists, physicians, policy makers, and the general public. The lectures available online are:

2nd May 2006: Professor DANIEL KEVLES, Yale University. Genes, Railroads and Regulation: Intellectual Property and the Public Interest RESPONSE: CLAIRE T. DRISCOLL, M.S., Director, Technology Transfer Office, National Human Genome Research Institute.

9th May 2006: Professor DOROTHY PORTER, University of California, San Francisco. Transdisciplinarity in SPORE Funded Brain Tumor Research at the University of California San Francisco RESPONSE: BRIAN KIMES, Ph.D., former Director, Office of Centers, Training and Resources (OCTR), National Cancer Institute.

16th May 2006: Professor RAYNA RAPP, New York University. Standing on the Biological Horizon RESPONSE: SHARON F. TERRY, M.A., President and C.E.O., Genetic Alliance, 4301 Connecticut Avenue, N.W., Suite 404, Washington, D.C.

6th June 2006: Professor SUSAN LINDEE, University of Pennsylvania. Genes and Disease: The Rise of Genomic Medicine in the United States RESPONSE: ALAN E. GUTTMACHER, M.D., Deputy Director, National Human Genome Research Institute.

13th June 2006: Professor STEPHEN HILGARTNER, Cornell University. Depicting Pasts, Projecting Futures: Making Histories of the New Biology RESPONSE: ERIC D. GREEN, M.D., Ph.D., Scientific Director, Division of Intramural Research, National Human Genome Research Institute.

20th June 2006: Professor TROY DUSTER, New York University. The Molecular Reinscription of Race: New Technologies Re-Generating a Dead- End Debate RESPONSE: VIVIAN OTA WANG, Ph.D., Program Director, Ethical, Legal and Social Implications Research Program, National Human Genome Research Institute.

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