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Encounters in Bioethics webinar – Ethics of Therapeutic Gene Editing

October 28, 2021 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm EDT

poster – webinar Oct 28, 2021-Gene Editing

Encounters in Bioethics 2021-2022 offers a free webinar “Ethics of Therapeutic Gene Editing: Justice and the Future of Health Care” – Thursday, October 28, 2021, 12:00-1:00 pm (ET).

Presenter:
Ryan Tonkens PhD, Bioethicist
Centre for Health Care Ethics; Associate Professor, Northern Ontario School of Medicine; Adjunct, Department of Philosophy, Lakehead University, Thunder Bay, ON

  • Explore potential applications of therapeutic gene editing.
  • Investigate ethical issues, especially in terms of justice and fairness.
  • Discuss vulnerability in the Canadian context: Who is most at risk, and what can be done?

Free Webinar. Join via Zoom link:   https://lakeheadu.zoom.us/j/93177060422

No registration required. Everyone welcome.

Certificate of Attendance available upon request to chce@lakeheadu.ca

Details

Date:
October 28, 2021
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm EDT
Website:
http://chce.lakeheadu.ca

Venue

Free Webinar

Organizer

Centre for Health Care Ethics