Trainee Hub

TraineeHub

A Resource for ELSI Trainees and Early Career Scholars TraineeHub provides a central location for networking and resources for trainees and early career scholars in ELSI research.​​​​​​ This private…

ELSIconversations

ABOUT ELSIconversations is a series of networking events on ELSI research. Each series will bring something new to the conversation, be it a series on research methods, latest developments in a…

Spotlight

Ethical Issues in Pediatric Gene Therapy Clinical Trials

The Working Group on Pediatric Gene Therapy and Medical Ethics (PGTME) was created in 2019 to study ethical issues surrounding research in genetic interventions for pediatric populations.

New Research

Natural and social scientists differ in their conceptualization and use of race at a critical moment

In a recent contribution to the Yearbook of Physical Anthropology, Jada Benn Torres reviews the “race-as-biology” paradigms that were promulgated early in the discipline and tracks the emergence of…

Spotlight

LawSeqSM: Confronting the Legal Barriers to Genomic Medicine

On December 2, 2020 national experts convened for a Zoom webinar on “LawSeqSM: Facing the Legal Barriers to Genomic Research & Precision Medicine.” This event grew out of a project funded by the…

New Research

The latest attack on the right to abortion: Restricted reasons 

Jonathan F. Will, a professor of law at Mississippi College School of Law, identifies a new trend in abortion restrictions.