The Genomics and Society Working Group

National Human Genome Research Institute

National Institutes of Health
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

The NHGRI Genomics and Society Working Group

The NHGRI Genomics and Society Working Group was established in 2012 as a working group of the National Advisory Council for Human Genome Research. The mission of the Genomics and Society Working Group is to provide to the NACHGR advice on short- and long-range planning and priority setting for Genomics and Society activities at the Institute, with particular emphasis on the ELSI Research Program in the Division of Genomics and Society.

The Genomics and Society Working Group:
Working Group Members

Chair: Pamela Sankar, Ph.D. (University of Pennsylvania)
Timothy Caulfield, L.L.B., L.L.M. (University of Alberta)
Wendy Chung, M.D., Ph.D. (Columbia University)
Chanita Hughes-Halbert, Ph.D. (Medical University of South Carolina)
Jeffrey Long, Ph.D. (University of New Mexico)
Gary Marchant, Ph.D., J.D. (Arizona State University)
Amy McGuire, J.D., Ph.D. (Baylor College of Medicine)
Lisa Parker, Ph.D. (University of Pittsburgh)
Andrea Patenaude, Ph.D. (Dana-Farber Cancer Institute)
Arti Rai, J.D. (Duke University)
David Williams, M.Div., M.P.H., Ph.D. (Harvard University)

NHGRI Representatives

Joy Boyer
Larry Brody, Ph.D.
Dave Kaufman, Ph.D.
Nicole Lockhart, Ph.D.
Jean McEwen, J.D., Ph.D.
Laura Lyman Rodriguez, Ph.D.


Nicole Lockhart, Ph.D.

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Last Updated: November 18, 2014