Expanding the ELSI Universe

Expanding the ELSI Universe

The 4th ELSI Congress – Plenary Videos Below

Farmington, CT • June 5-7, 2017

The 4th ELSI Congress was the latest in a series of major conferences for researchers and others interested in the ethical, legal and social implications (ELSI) of genomic research.                

For the Media: Press Information

Videos of Plenary Presentations are linked here below. Press on Presentation Title for Video


Innovating Ourselves for the Era of Precision Health  
 – Stephanie Devaney, Keynote Speaker, Deputy Director, NIH All of Us (Precision Medicine Initiative) Program


All of Us: What are the Ethical, Legal and Social Implications for All of Us?
 – Pearl O’Rourke, Director of Human Research Affairs at Partners HealthCare Systems in Boston, Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School


Ethics & Omics: The Return Results in the Clinic
 – James Evans, Bryson Distinguished Professor of Genetics and Medicine, University of North Carolina

Genes, Ancestry and Identity
 – Alondra Nelson, Professor, Dean of Social Science, Columbia University

Reinventing ELSI
 – Wylie Burke, Professor, Department of Bioethics and Humanities, University of Washington


Plenary Panel  June 7th, 2017