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​8:45 a.m.
Welcome and Introductions
9:15 a.m.

Panel 1: Justice in the Acquisition of Genetic Information: Inclusion and Representation in Genetics Research

  • Moderator: Valerie Gutmann Koch, Jaharis Faculty Fellow, College of Law, DePaul University
  • Pilar Ossorio, Professor of Law & Bioethics, University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • John Novembre, Professor, Department of Human Genetics and Department of Ecology & Evolution, University of Chicago
  • Jonathan Kahn, Professor of Law & Biology, Northeastern University
10:30 a.m. Coffee Break
10:45 a.m.

Panel 2: Use and Control of Genetic Information: Informed Consent and Privacy through a Justice Lens

  • Moderator: Joshua D. Sarnoff, Professor of Law, DePaul University
  • Leslie Francis, Professor of Law & Philosophy, University of Utah
  • Anya Prince, Associate Professor of Law & Member of the University of Iowa Genetics Cluster, University of Iowa
  • Stephen Hilgartner, Professor, Department of Science & Technology Studies, Cornell University

12:15 p.m. Lunch and Featured Speaker: Sheila Jasanoff, JD, PhD, Pforzheimer Professor of Science and Technology Studies, Harvard Kennedy School of Government
1:30 p.m.

Panel 3: Genomics in the Justice System

  • Moderator: Monu Bedi, Professor of Law, DePaul University
  • Christopher Young, Intelligence Analyst, FBI-Chicago
  • Maya Sabatello, Adjunct Assistant Professor in Law, Columbia University
  • Lauren Kaeseberg, Legal Director, Illinois Innocence Project
2:45 p.m. Coffee Break
3:00 p.m.

Panel 4: Using Genealogical Data to Solve Crimes

  • Moderator: Wendy Netter Epstein, Professor of Law & Faculty Director of the Mary & Michael Jaharis Health Law Institute, DePaul University
  • Christi Guerrini, Assistant Professor, Center for Medical Ethics & Health Policy, Baylor College of Medicine
  • Craig Klugman, Professor, College of Science & Health, DePaul University
  • Sara Huston Katsanis, Research Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine & Instructor, Initiative for Science & Society, Center for Applied Genomics & Precision Medicine, Duke University

4:15 p.m. Symposium Concludes