Governance and Leadership of Emerging Bio-technologies in a World without Borders

May 15, 2019 1:30 PM

Biotechnology has given rise to a set of diverse communities operating across countries and tied together not just by jurisdictions but also by the technologies and purposes they ascribe. As these technologies rapidly develop; how will the U.S. develop governance strategies to enable U.S. leadership in the field, while simultaneously providing benefits to the public and minimizing adverse effects?

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Todd Kuiken

North Carolina State University - Genetic Engineering & Society Center

Dr. Todd Kuiken explores the scientific and technological frontier, stimulating discovery and bringing new tools to bear on public policy challenges that emerge as science advances. He has numerous projects proactively addressing the risks and opportunities associated with genetic technologies.