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Collaborating with the CERA

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FAQs on Human Genomics Studies

FAQs on Human Genomics Studies are produced and managed by The Hastings Center 


Request for Abstracts: ELSIcon2022

ELSIcon2022: Innovating for a Just and Equitable Future June 1-3, 2022 • Columbia University, New York, NY Research on the ethical, legal, and social implications (ELSI) of genetics research and…


Creating and Sharing Animated Videos to Communicate ELSI Concepts: An Interview with Mildred Cho

In August, Mildred Cho, PhD, a long-time member of the ELSI scholarly community, and Professor in the Department of Pediatrics, Division of Medical Genetics and in the Department of Medicine at…


CERA Working Groups - Call for Proposals

The Center for ELSI Resources and Analysis (CERA) is an interdisciplinary center that connects scientists, scholars, policymakers, journalists and the general public with information about the…


Informed Consent in Genomic Medicine – Strengthening Assessment, Ethical Resilience, Practice

The GE2P2 Global Foundation – a 2016 spin-off from the Division of Medical Ethics, NYU School of Medicine – has launched a multi-year initiative to assess and materially strengthen informed consent…

NIH Announcement

NIH Requests Information on Developing Consent Language for Future Use of Data and Biospecimens  

On July 1, 2021 the National Institutes of Health (NIH) announced a Request for Information (RFI) on the utility and useability of Consent for Da


Genetics and Responsibility: More Complicated Than We’d Thought

Watch the recordings of the symposium here By Erik Parens, PhD and Paul S. Appelbaum, MD