Third International Summit on Human Genome Editing
March 7, 2022 - March 9, 2022
This will be the Third International Summit on Human Genome Editing. It is being organized as a collaborative activity of the U.S. National Academy of Sciences and the U.S. National Academy of Medicine, the U.K.’s Royal Society and Academy of Medical Sciences, and The World Academy of Sciences. It will bring together leading experts to examine the potential risks and benefits of genome editing technologies and the significant ethical and societal issues associated with advances in human genome editing research.
It will also address the recent report from the International Commission on the Clinical use of Heritable Human Genome Editing and the WHO Expert Advisory Committee on Developing Global Standards for Governance and Oversight of Human Genome Editing report.
Further information and details on how to access the Summit will be released closer to the time.