Emerging Problems in Neurogenomics: Ethical, Legal & Policy Issues at the Intersection of Genomics & Neuroscience

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Award Amount
$25,000
Award number
Presidential Grant
Project dates
11/21/07 to 05/31/08

Principal investigator(s)

  • Susan M. Wolf, JD (Consortium on Law and Values in Health, Environment & the Life Sciences)

Co-Investigators

  • Harry Orr, PhD (Institute for Translational Neuroscience and the Institute of Human Genetics)
  • Jordan Paradise, JD (Consortium on Law and Values in Health, Environment & the Life Sciences)

This award helped fund a conference, "Emerging Problems in Neurogenomics: Ethical, Legal & Policy Issues at the Intersection of Genomics & Neuroscience" involving top experts from around the country. The conference was co-funded by the Academic Health Center, Institute for Translational Neuroscience, and the Consortium on Law and Values, and was used in preparation of a follow-on proposal to NIH on Managing Incidental Findings and Research Results in Genomic Biobanks and Archives.