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  • 4/30/2018
    8:00 am - 1:45 am
    GetPreCiSe Center’s annual workshop

    The Center for Genetic Privacy and Identity in Community Settings (GetPreCiSe) at Vanderbilt University Medical Center has set its annual workshop exploring privacy and genomics for Monday, April 30. The theme is “Genetics: the End of Privacy?”

    Featuring presentations from top experts in the field of genetic privacy, the workshop will take place from 8 a.m. to 1:45 p.m. in the Board of Trust Room at the Student Life Center. It is open to the public, and breakfast and lunch will be served.

    The workshop highlights the work of the GetPreCiSe Center. This year’s keynote speakers are Dr. Lucila Ohno-Machado, chair of the Department of Biomedical Informatics at the University of California at San Diego, and Mark Rothstein, director of the Institute for Bioethics, Health Policy and Law at the University of Louisville. Vanderbilt faculty presenting work from the center will be Jay Clayton, the William R. Kenan Jr. Professor of English and director of the Curb Center; Claire Sisco King, associate professor of communication studies, cinema and media arts; Bradley Malin, professor of biomedical informatics and associate professor of biostatics; and Vanderbilt University Medical Center postdoctoral fellow James Hazel.

    Visit to learn more about the workshop.

    Contact: Rebecca Johnston

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