Translating Genomics Through a Social and Behavioral Lens

Social and Behavioral Research Branch 10th Anniversary Celebration

National Human Genome Research Institute
January 13th, 2014
Natcher Conference Center, Auditoriums A and B
Time Topic Speaker
10:00 a.m. Social and Behavioral Research Branch:
A Decade of Blazing Translational Trails
Colleen McBride, Ph.D.
Chief, Social and Behavioral Research Branch
10:20 a.m. The Communication Challenges of Genomic Medicine: Now and in the Future Richard Street, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Communication, Texas A&M University
Director, Health Communication and Decision-Making Program, Baylor College of Medicine
11:00 a.m. Empiricism and Genomic Medicine: Now and in the Future Robert Green, M.D., MPH
Associate Professor, Genetics, Brigham and Women's Hospital and Harvard Medical School
Associate Director, Partners HealthCare Center for Personalized Genetic Medicine
11:50 a.m. Moderated Discussion Kathy Hudson, Ph.D.
Deputy NIH Director for Science, Outreach and Policy
12:00 p.m. NHGRI Trainee Lunch Career Panel SBRB Trainee Alumni
(Location: Room G1/G2)
1:00 p.m. SBRB Making Connections: Scientific Exhibit Hall SBRB and Colleagues
(Location: Upstairs Atrium)
2:45 p.m. Closing Remarks and Celebration Dan Kastner, M.D., Ph.D.
Scientific Director, National Human Genome Research Institute

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Posted: January 7, 2014