Bioethics

The Bioethics working group is a multidisciplinary group of researchers interested in the relationship between epigenetic science, ethics and policy.  Our goal is to:

Chair

Photo of Dr Yann Joly
Name:
Dr Yann Joly
Position/Affiliation:
Assistant Professor, Centre of Genomics and Policy (CGP), McGill University

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Co-Chair

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Name:
Dr Tomi Pastinen
Position/Affiliation:
Associate Professor, Department of Human Genetics, Mc Gill University


Canada

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Name:
Dr Eric Marcotte
Position/Affiliation:
Associate Director, Institute of Genetics & Institute of Neurosciences, Mental Health and Addiction
Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR)

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Name:
Dr Stephanie Dyke
Position/Affiliation:
Academic Associate, Centre of Genomics and Policy (CGP), McGill University

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EU

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Name:
Prof. Dr Willem H Ouwehand
Position/Affiliation:
University of Cambridge Professor of Experimental Haematology
Honorary Faculty member Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
Honorary NHSBT Consultant in Haematology

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Germany

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Name:
Prof. Dr Reiner Siebert
Position/Affiliation:
Director of the Institute of Human Genetics, University Hospital Schleswig-Holstein, Christian-Albrechts-University Kiel

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Name:
Prof. Dr Jörn Walter
Position/Affiliation:
Chair of Genetics, Saarland University, Saarbruecken

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Italy

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Name:
Dr Giuseppe Testa
Position/Affiliation:
Director, Laboratory of Stem Cell Epigenetics, European Institute of Oncology and European School of Molecular Medicine, Milan

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Name:
Luca Chiapperino
Position/Affiliation:
European School of Molecular Medicine, Campus IFOM-IEO

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Japan

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Name:
Dr Yae Kanai
Position/Affiliation:
Chief, Division of Molecular Pathology, National Cancer Center Research Institute

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USA

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Name:
Prof. Dr Mark Rothstein
Position/Affiliation:
Herbert F.Boehl Chair of Law and Medicine,
University of Louisville

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Name:
Prof. Dr Laura A. Siminoff
Position/Affiliation:
Professor and Chair, Virginia Commonwealth University Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences
Chair, Theresa A. Thomas Memorial Foundation in Cancer Prevention and Control

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Name:
Benjamin Berkman
Position/Affiliation:
Deputy Director of the Bioethics Core at the National Human Genome Research Institute, NIH Clinical Center, National Institutes of Health

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Name:
Dr Karen J. Maschke
Position/Affiliation:
Staff Scientist, The Hastings Center, Garrison, NY

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Name:
Dr Elise Feingold
Position/Affiliation:
Program Director, Genome Analysis
Division of Genome Sciences
National Genome Research Institute, National Institutes of Health

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