Breaking the Code : Centre for Law & Genetics Symposium2002 (CL&G:Symposium2002)

Venue: Murdoch Childrens Research Institute / Walter & Eliza Hall Institute / University of Melbourne

Location: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Event Date/Time: Nov 28, 2002 End Date/Time: Nov 29, 2002
Registration Date: Nov 27, 2002
Early Registration Date: Nov 27, 2002
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The theme of this year’s annual symposium targets the ethical and legal implications of an increasingly accessible set of genetic technologies.

Contributors will seek to address the question ‘in breaking the gene code what other codes have been broken’?

Sub Themes

  • The merger of genetics/law/ethics
  • Use of Genetic Information
  • Genetic Testing
  • Property Rights & Law
  • Research Ethics
  • Licensing
  • Ownership
  • Setting new ethical boundaries

The symposium will be held at the Murdoch Children’s Research Institute and Walter and Eliza Hall Institute in Melbourne Australia on the 28th and 29th of November.

Contributors will be drawn from the Centre for Law & Genetics, the Murdoch Children’s Research Institute,the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute, the Australian Law Reform Commission and Oxford University.


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