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i4 Lecture Series: Screening and Panel Discussion of "Human Nature"

Please join us celebrating i4 and emerging technologies.

When: November 7, 2019

Where: Jones Auditorium

What time: 3:30-6 PM

3:30 PM: Presentation of Awards

4:00-5:30 PM : Film Screening

5:30-6:00 PM: Panel Discussion

Light Refreshments after Panel Discussion

CRISPR, a revolutionary scientific discovery provides the tools to precisely edit DNA. Now it’s up to us to decide how far we should go?


Robert Buchanan MD. Neurosurgeon and Psychiatrist, UT Austin.

Member of the Vatican's International Bioethics Committee, the Pontifical Academy for Life.

Lisa Goering, PhD. Associate Professor, St. Edward’s University. Molecular Genetics and Developmental Biologist.

David Taylor, PhD. Assistant Professor and CPRIT Scholar, UT Austin. Performed postdoctoral work at UC Berkeley under the mentorship of Dr. Eva Nogales and Dr. Jennifer Doudna.

Panel moderated by SEU Hilltop Views and event co-sponsored by the Institute for Interdisciplinary Science (i4) and the Center for Ethics and Leadership

Thursday, November 7, 2019 at 3:30pm to 6:00pm

Jones Global Events Center
3001 S Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78704