In Memoriam

Albert R. Jonsen, PhD (1931-2020) Foundational Scholar of Bioethics

Albert R. Jonsen, PhD (1931-2020), a foundational figure and scholar in bioethics, died at his home in San Francisco on October 21, 2020. His extraordinary contributions to the field of bioethics and…

New Research

Corporate wellness programs, a threat to privacy?

Genetic testing is increasingly offered as a benefit in employer-sponsored health and wellness programs. Despite rapidly growing popularity of wellness programs, there is little evidence to support…

ELSIhub Video

ELSI in Action: Eight Presentations from the ELSI Virtual Forum

The ELSI Virtual Forum, held online in June 2020, presented eight of the talks planned for the 2020 ELSI Congress, sadly canceled due to the pandemic.  The recorded presentations are now available in…

Code of Conduct

Code of Conduct for ELSIhub Events The ELSI community of scholars has attempted to nurture an academic culture that embraces the importance of diversity, supports the mentorship of young scholars,…

Announcement

CERA Statement Against the Weaponization of Genetic Research

The shooting in Buffalo that resulted in the deaths of ten Black Americans is one of many in a series of tragedies that have resulted from systemic racism. We condemn white supremacy and the misuse…

Article

ELSI in Review • August 2022

About this listing ELSI in Review is a listing of recently published reviews of the literature on key ELSI topics curated by CERA staff. Our August 2022 set explores ethical issues related to…

Article

ELSI in Review • September 2022

About this listing ELSI in Review is a listing of recently published reviews of the literature on key ELSI topics curated by CERA staff. Our September 2022 set explores parent experiences with…

Just Funded

Our new Just Funded feature is a listing of ELSI grants that were recently awarded by the National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI). If we missed your grant, please email us at [email protected]